Women's Center


Empowering Students, Faculty, staff, and Community through education, services, programs, and advocacy.


The Ohio University Women’s Center serves and responds to the needs of OU women students, faculty, and staff, as well as members of the community. Founded in 2007, the center is dedicated to creating an inclusive and welcoming campus climate for all members of the community through programs, resources, referrals, advocacy, and education. 

Women's Center Upcoming Events:

Tuesday April 8, 5pm
"The Invisble War" Screening
(Discussion to follow)


Thursday, April 10, 12-1pm
Brown Bag Lunch & Learn:
"Strengthening Communication with College Students Regarding Sexual Assault:
Website Content as a Tool to Provide Support"
with Priyanka Silmi

Women's Center Staff and Volunteers and MLK, Jr. Brunch 2014
mlk day

Women's Center Staff Bowling Trip 2013

bowling 1


Come for a Visit

Please come see us for advice, advocacy, information about women’s issues, and resources for women and their supporters. We are here for the Ohio University and the Athens community. You can find us in the Baker University Center room 403 between 8am and 7pm on Monday through Thursday and 8am to 5pm on Fridays.


Take Action

Are you interested in volunteering? Please fill out and bring to us the volunteering application. If you are unable to print it off yourself, the center has or can make you a copy.




Looking to explore gender and its intersection with race, ethnicity, nationality, class, disability, sexuality and other elements of diversity? If so then perhaps you might be interested in taking a look at the Women’s & Gender Studies department at Ohio University. You can do so by visiting their website.