At Ohio University, we are committed to developing high caliber students who become scholars, leaders, researchers and engaged citizens.

Established in 1804, Ohio University is the oldest public institution of higher learning in the State of Ohio and the first in the Northwest Territory. Ohio University has been cited for academic quality and value by such publications as Princeton Review’s Best Colleges, U.S. News and World Report ranked the University among the top 50 public universities in the nation for academic quality and the John Templeton Foundation recognized Ohio University as one of the top character-building institutions in the country. 

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Ohio University offers more than 300 majors and programs of study at the undergraduate and graduate levels. With 11 academic colleges and over 30 centers and institutes, we offer opportunities for all students to excel. For more information about academic programs of click HERE.

Ohio University supports more than 400 registered student organizations, including 29 honors fraternities. Organizations exist in interest areas such as the Arts, Political, Club sports, Professional, Programming, Social Fraternity and Sorority, Recreational, Governing, Religious, Health Related, Residence Hall, Honorary, Service, International, and Media. To access the Student Organization Directory click HERE.

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