120 Chubb HallAthens, OH 45701 740-593-4100
http://www.ohio.edu admissions@ohio.edu
About Ohio University-Athens
  • Year of Foundation 1804
  • Size of Campus 1,762 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Quarter
  • Undergraduate Population 17,207
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 52%, 48%, 8%
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $9,603 in-state, $18,567 out-of-state
  • Room and Board $9,621
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee $45
  • Enrollment No. 18,350
Ohio University holds as its central purpose the intellectual and personal development of its students. Distinguished by its rich history, diverse campus, international community, and beautiful Appalachian setting, Ohio University is known as well for its outstanding faculty of accomplished teachers whose research and creative activity advance knowledge across many disciplines. OHIO is committed to fostering, embracing, and celebrating diversity in all its forms. Our Athens Campus offers students a residential learning experience in one of the nation’s most picturesque academic settings.
Social Life And Activities
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Percent students who are frat members 11%
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 13%
  • Number of frat chapter houses 13
  • Number of sororities 13
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus N/A
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited
  • Other on-campus organizations 6%
  • Number of frats 18
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) http: //www. ohiou. edu/sorgs/index. html
  • Setting Urban
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) http: //www. ohiou. edu/sorgs/index. html
  • Number of students in fraternities 18
  • Number of honor societies http: //www. ohiou. edu/sorgs/index. html
  • Car Permitted On Campus No
  • Distance to nearest airport Columbus, OH (75)
  • Distance to nearest train Charleston, WV (90)
  • Distance to nearest bus Columbus, OH (75)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
Student Housing
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 8%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 1%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined 6%
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (89%), women's dorms (3%), sorority housing (5%), fraternity housing (3%), apartments for married students (0%), apartment for single students (0%), special housing for disabled students, special housing for international students, cooperative h
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 43
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 36%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 12%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 49%
  • Number of students using college housing 45%
Campus Services
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 89,792
  • 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 Wired Computers Available In The Library 621
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, military, personal, veteran student, academic, psychological, birth control
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in all classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in all college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing, in all school buildings and on all school property
  • Museums Kennedy Museum of Art
  • Number Of Subscriptions 19,928
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Computer Courses No
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 26,000
  • Library Facilities Yes
  • Number Of Microforms 3,206,766
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 15,000
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number of e-books N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 250
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Number Of Books in Library 2,599,791
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 500
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service, health insurance
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
Student Employment and Career
  • Student Employment Federal Work Study Program Available
  • Employed Students after 1 year 84%
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs MCI World Com, Nationwide Insurance, Progressive Insurance, National City Bank, Fifth Third Bank, Columbus Ohio City Schools, Price Waterhouse, Accenture Software.
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 74%
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, interest inventory, interview training
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 40%
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,464
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
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