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Students from across the nation—and around the world—are choosing to make OHIO their home away from home. With more than 250 programs to choose from, we offer many paths to success for tomorrow’s leaders. Learn more about applying or visit the Calendar of University Events for a full listing of what’s happening on campus.

Build a better future for yourself—and the world.

This is the place where students graduate not only poised for career success—but also ready to make a difference in their communities.

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  • 1804OHIO established as the state's first university
  • 17:1Student-to-faculty ratio
  • 250+Academic programs
  • 16NCAA Division I teams


At Ohio University, we believe everyone should have access to a high-quality education. That’s why, in addition to our main Athens campus, we offer five regional campuses, several satellite learning centers, and robust online opportunities.

Transform your talent into triumph

You’ve got the talent. Now, you need to think bigger! At OHIO, you’ll move your plans into action and make your dreams reality.

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From Pulitzer Prizes to cutting-edge discoveries, we’ve got two centuries of success stories starring graduates who were just like you!

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People can tell you how great the Athens campus is, but the best way to know whether it’s right for you is to see it—and experience it—for yourself.

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Celebrating 50 years of Alden Library

That building, the “heart” of the academic mission of the University, is Alden Library, which is celebrating 50 years of serving OHIO students, faculty and community members through its growing resources, dedicated staff and evolving technology. It stands as just the most-recent testament to the broader Ohio University Libraries’ more than 200-year legacy that dates back to 1814.

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