Become a Bobcat, for life.
Join a community that is focused on your success – today, tomorrow, and forever.
Ohio University delivers far more than a diploma.
Every Bobcat knows this simple truth: the experiences you have at Ohio University will stay with you for life. This community will champion your ambition, equipping you for your career and beyond, actively supporting you every step of the way, forever.
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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.
- College of Arts and Sciences
- College of Business
- College of Fine Arts
- College of Health Sciences and Professions
- Honors Tutorial College
- Center for International Studies
- Patton College of Education
- Russ College of Engineering and Technology
- Scripps College of Communication
- University College
- Graduate College
- Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine
- Voinovich School of Leadership and Public Service
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.
University Libraries’ extraordinary legacy as the first library in the world to catalog onlineSeptember 3, 2021
It can be said that online cataloging as it is today began on Aug. 26, 1971, when OHIO's Vernon R. Alden Library was the first in the world to generate an electronic library record.Read More
OHIO ranked second in nation on list of 50 Most Beautiful Campus QuadsSeptember 3, 2021
Ohio University’s College Green is now ranked among the most beautiful quads in America.Read More