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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.
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Tropical Disease Research Program and International Research Training Course
Since early 2000, teams of student and faculty biologists, health practitioners, and development specialists have conducted research on Chagas disease and its…
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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 University’s Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine ranks first in Ohio and 14th in nation for most graduates practicing primary careMay 13, 2022
Ohio University’s Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine was named first in the state of Ohio and 14th in the nation for most graduates practicing primary care by U.S. News and World Report.Read More
Ohio University alumnus John Carey receives award for his dedication to Appalachian OhioMay 12, 2022
Ohio University graduate and longtime advocate for Appalachian Ohio John Carey has been awarded the John Whisman “Vision” Award for his work making Appalachian Ohio a better place to live.Read More