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Welcome to the Ohio University Lancaster Campus. Ohio University Lancaster offers the academic foundation of a university education, the convenience of a small campus setting, the affordability of state-assisted tuition, and relevant education for today's competitive job market. We also provide convenience throughout Fairfield County by offering students the option to attend classes on the Lancaster Campus or Pickerington Center. Situated on 113 acres on the northern edge of Lancaster, the campus serves students from throughout central Ohio. A variety of associate's and bachelor's degree programs can be completed on the Lancaster Campus. Ohio University also offers more than 250 majors, which you can begin in Lancaster or Pickerington and finish in Athens, at another regional campus or online.

Congratulations to Ohio University Lancaster alumnus, faculty and highly esteemed engineer Gary R. Lockwood, who has been selected as OHIO Lancaster's 2018 Alumni Leadership Award Recipient.


Congratulations to Christine Wolfe, Associate Professor, who successfully defended her dissertation, the “Co-existence of Traditional and Online School as Experienced by Principals in Rural Appalachia.”  Dr. David Moore chaired the dissertation committee.

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Dr. Lisa Skeens is presenting a paper titled "Spiritual Applications with Involuntary Clients: An Affirmative Technique to Enhance the Client/Worker Relationship" at the Center for Advanced Studies in Child Welfare's International Conference on Working with Involuntary Clients in Prato, Italy.

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Ohio University Lancaster | Pickerington announced the hiring of Joshua Moore as Enrollment Manager.
“I am very excited about the opportunity at Ohio University Lancaster | Pickerington,“ Moore  said. “Being able to help students, of all ages, achieve their education goals is a passion of mine. And now, I can do this as an Ohio University employee – that’s exciting!”


Ohio University Lancaster Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice & Sociology, Jennifer L. Steele, Ph.D., was recently published in the following peer-reviewed journal publication:

Steele, Jennifer L., & Peralta, Robert. 2017. Are polydrug users more physically and verbally aggressive? An assessment of aggression among Mono vs. Polydrug users in an university sample. Forthcoming Journal of Interpersonal Violence.

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August 08, 2018

The Hannah V. MaCaulay Library at Ohio University Lancaster continues to improve its services.

August 07, 2018

After more than 20 years teaching at Ohio University Lancaster, Terri Green is retiring.

August 02, 2018

Paul Abraham, Ph.D., finished a five-year term as the Ohio University Eastern campus dean and returns to the Lancaster campus to reprise his role as associate dean.

August 01, 2018

Quantitative Reasoning is an exciting new offering where every topic is beneficial to the student either personally or professionally.

July 25, 2018

Ohio University Lancaster History professor Andrew McGreevy recently published “Chinese Naval Shipbuilding: An Ambitious and Uncertain Course” in the Spring, 2018 issue of the Association of Asian Studies journal Education about Asia.