What is the diversity of your student body?
We pride ourselves on providing a diverse, inclusive educational experience. Eleven percent of our students come from traditionally underrepresented populations. Learn more about diversity and inclusion at www.ohio.edu/diversity.
How many international students attend OHIO?
More than 1,700 international students attend Ohio University. Our campus environment is conducive to intercultural learning and exchange, which helps create better global citizens. Learn more about the International Student and Faculty Services at www.ohio.edu/isfs and learn more about International Student Union at www.ohio.edu/orgs/isu.
What resources do you have for multicultural students?
The Office of Multicultural Student Access and Retention (OMSAR) is a resource for access, retention, and student success. OMSAR promotes the educational benefits of diversity and the appreciation for difference. Learn more at www.ohio.edu/omsar. The Multicultural Center offers programs such as the Multicultural Student Expo, Hispanic Heritage Month, Native American Heritage Month, Kwanzaa, and more. Learn more at www.ohio.edu/culturalcenter.
Do you have scholarships for multicultural students?
OHIO has seven scholarship programs specifically for multicultural students. These include the Appalachian Scholars, Urban Scholars, King-Chavez-Parks Scholarship programs and more. Learn about multicultural scholarships at www.ohio.edu/omsar.
Do you have a women’s center?
Yes. The Women's Center serves as a place for advice, advocacy, and information about women's issues, and resources for women and their supporters. Go to www.ohio.edu/womenscenter for more information.
Is OHIO LGBT friendly?
Campus Pride Index gives Ohio University 4.5 out of 5 stars in its LGBT-friendly colleges ranking. The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender Center advances the diversity mission of Ohio University by creating a campus environment inclusive and supportive of sexual orientation and gender identity or expression. Learn more at www.ohio.edu/lgbt.
OHIO Residential Housing offers a gender neutral housing community. Learn about it at www.ohio.edu/housing.