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About Bowling Green State University
  • Year of Foundation 1910
  • Size of Campus 1250 Acre
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor , Master, Post-Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 16,079
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 53%, 47%, 10%
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State N/A
  • Room and Board
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee $40
  • Enrollment No. 14,023
Bowling Green State University provides experiences that enhance lives. Students are prepared for lifelong career growth, lives of engaged citizenship and leadership in a global society. U.S. News and World Report names BGSU as one of the top 100 public universities nationwide with a strong commitment to first-year programs that lead to success. Within our transformative learning community, we build a welcoming, safe and diverse environment where the creative ideas and achievements of all can benefit others throughout Ohio, the nation and the world. Location: Bowling Green, Ohio 30 minutes south of Toledo in northwest Ohio Founded: 1910 Campus: 1,338 acre residential campus with park-like setting and 119 buildings including the new Stroh Center, The Wolfe Center for the Arts, Centennial Residence Hall, Falcon Heights Residence Hall, The Oaks Dining Center and Carillon Place Dining Center
Social Life And Activities
  • Setting Rural
  • Number of sororities 18
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Active Christians Today, BG Christian Students, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Intervarsity Christian Fellowship, Hillel, Kappa Phi Club, The Way Campus Fellowships, Campus Crusade for Christ, Christian Science Organizat
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 11%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) African Peoples Association, Asian Communities United, Black Student Union, Latino Student Union, NAACP, Board of Black Cultural Activities, National Pan-Hellenic Council, Precious Stones, American Culture Student Associati
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of frats 19
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 15
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus N/A
  • Number of students in fraternities 19
  • Percent students who are frat members 8%
  • Number of honor societies number of honor societies: 21
  • Public Transportation to the University No
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Detroit (70), Toledo (25)
  • Distance to nearest train Toledo (25)
  • Distance to nearest bus Bowling Green (0)
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 12%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (71%), sorority housing (5%), fraternity housing (3%), apartment for single students (5%), special housing for disabled students (0%), special housing for international students (1%), other housing options (15%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 76%
  • Number of students using college housing 45%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 16%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 6%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 6%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 56
Campus Services
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library N/A
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Number of e-books N/A
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 2,468,812
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, health service, health insurance
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) N/A
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds N/A
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in some of the libraries (excluding computer labs), in some classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Number Of Microforms 2,364,679
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, military, personal, veteran student, academic, older student, psychological, birth control
  • Museums Planetarium, Olscamp Hall, Moore Musical Arts Building, Little Red Schoolhouse, Life Science Building. Please find more information at http://www.bgsu.edu/colleges/library/cac/uarchives/select.html
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network N/A
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Number Of Subscriptions 9,502
  • Computer Courses No
  • Library Facilities popular culture and music libraries, curriculum resource center, sound recording archives, Center for Archival Collections, Historical Collections of the Great Lakes.
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • OS of Wifi Network N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms N/A
Student Employment and Career
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 2,218
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training, other
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 26%
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Ernst & Young, Deloitte & Torche, Enterprise Rent-A-Car, Sherwin Williams, Owens Corning, Nationwide Insurance, Marathon Petroleum Company, National City Corp.,Manor Care, Social Security Administration
  • Student Employment Fedral Work Study Program Available
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
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