Weld House

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Photo of Weld House, located on South Green

Building Type:
Residence Hall

Campus Green:
South Green

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Current Use

Weld House is located in the South Green, coordinates K-6 on the campus map. It is marked as #87 on the map.

Weld House is a residence hall.

Residence Services provides information on its history.


Weld House was built in 1969 and used as a residence hall for students. It was originally known as South Green building number 7.

Cynthia U. Weld

Weld House was named in honor of Cynthia U. Weld. A native of Ridgeway, NY, she was educated at Yates Academy and Elmira Female College. She was a Professor of English Literature, Rhetoric, and History at Ohio University before going to Ohio State University to teach.


22 Weld Dr., Athens, OH 45701 (Directions)

The South Green

The South Green on Ohio University's Athens campus.

South Green is composed of residence halls and a dining hall. Notable buildings on this green include Nelson Commons, Carr Hall, Sowle Hall and Brown Hall.

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