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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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July 08, 2018

Rehearsals are well underway for Ohio University Lancaster Theatre’s production of Hello, Dolly!

July 03, 2018

Through the OhioLINK, SearchOHIO, and the ALICE catalogue, Ohio University Lancaster students have access to more knowledge than typical Ivy League universities.

July 02, 2018

Associate professor Giorgi Shonia presented “Using Sage Math for classroom assessment” at the Mathematical Association of America, Ohio chapter meeting at Miami University.

July 01, 2018

After more than 35 years serving as an adjunct professor of music at Ohio University-Lancaster, Paul Young is retiring.

June 25, 2018

Ohio University Lancaster | Pickerington has announced its Dean’s List recipients for Spring Semester