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­The mission of the OHIO Ecohouse is to demonstrate affordable green technology and sustainable living in order to inform, engage and inspire both residents and visitors. ­The OHIO Ecohouse is not just a place - it is a dynamic educational experience which promotes critical thinking and tangible actions toward sustainability.


The below electronic application for residing in the OHIO Ecohouse will be accepted for FY16 on a rolling basis (applications received prior to October 15, 2014 will receive preferential consideration).


Interested and eligible students must complete the application below and, if selected, agree to sign a 10 month lease (August 1-May 31). ­A balance of graduate and undergraduate students (3 total) will share the living space. ­The monthly rent for the room is approximately­$425 (includes all utilities) and subject to change prior to signing the lease .



- Must be a current OHIO student and eligible to live off campus.

- Complete the online application form

- Agree to all terms and conditions of the lease and student lifestyle guidelines.

By selecting the checkbox above, I am stating that I understand the above information and the Lifestyle Guidelines.

Have you verified with Residential Housing that you are eligible to live off campus?
Please provide a 1,000 word (max) essay stating why you would like to live in the OHIO Ecohouse and how your skills/abilities would positively contribute to the living environment. Successful applicants will express a serious commitment to or interest in the overall philosophy of sustainable living.