Grosvenor West

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Photo of Grosvenor West at Ohio University

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Grosvenor West (the West wing of Grosvenor Hall) is located in the West Green, coordinates E-4 on the campus map. It is marked as #124 on the map.

The Grosvenor West Wing houses the University FlexSpace.


Built in 1965, the building was originally used for a dormitory. In 1986, it was renovated and renamed Grosvenor West.

Charles H. Grosvenor

Grosvenor (pronounced "Grovener" — the "s" is silent) Hall was named in honor of Charles H. Grosvenor, who grew up in Athens, Ohio. He was an attorney, a general in the Union Army during the Civil War, and a U.S. representative for 20 years. He was responsible for persuading Andrew Carnegie to provide funds for a library at Ohio University.


16 West Green Dr., Athens, OH 45701 (Directions)

The West Green

The West Green on Ohio University's Athens campus.

West Green is the home of many engineering majors and athletes due to the ready access of Stocker Center and Peden Stadium. Notable buildings on this green include Boyd Hall, Grover Center, Convocation Center and Academic & Research Center.

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