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Ohio University delivers far more than a diploma.
Every Bobcat knows this simple truth: the experiences you have at Ohio University will stay with you for life. This community will champion your ambition, equipping you for your career and beyond, actively supporting you every step of the way, forever.
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Our residential campus in Athens is nestled among the Southeast Ohio foothills. More than 20,000 students study here. A vibrant Uptown scene (never call it "downtown"), and scenic, historic campus combine to make Athens a top-ranked college town.
- College of Arts and Sciences
- College of Business
- College of Fine Arts
- College of Health Sciences and Professions
- Honors Tutorial College
- Center for International Studies
- Patton College of Education
- Russ College of Engineering and Technology
- Scripps College of Communication
- University College
- Graduate College
- Michael Aram Black Orchid Paper Towel Holder
- Voinovich School of Leadership and Public Service
Ohio University offers a world-class education on our residential campus in Athens, our five regional campuses, through extension campuses and centers that serve our professional programs and Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine, and online.
OHIO family ties run deep in first-year class of Bobcat Battalion cadetsNovember 2, 2021
For the newest class of cadets in Ohio University’s Army ROTC program, affectionately known as the Bobcat Battalion, love of country—and love for OHIO—literally runs in the family.Read More
Senior journalism major lands national leadership position in student organizationOctober 28, 2021
Senior journalism major Alyssa Gormley knows what she wants: to work in an advertising agency and do public relations, just like she did over the summer at the Marcus Thomas agency in Cleveland.Read More