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The Ohio State University--Columbus

Campus Life and Facilities

Ohio State--Columbus Students Say...

“Ohio State is a sports fan’s paradise. [The] campus is bursting with Buckeye spirit, and it’s infectious.” “There may not be another school in the country that is as excited, spirited, and proud of literally everything they do like Ohio State is.” “Not only do students love attending games, but we also have so many intramural sports that students ... More More

Visiting And Contact Information

Student Academic Services Building

381 West Lane

Columbus, OH 43210

United States

Phone: 614-292-3980

Fax: 614-292-4818


Campus Life
Quality of Life Rating: 85
Fire Safety Rating: 76
Green Rating: 94
Environment:Metropolis (population 300,000 or more)
Campus size: (number of acres): 3,469.00
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Campus Safety
Campus Security Report: http://dps.osu.edu/police/campus_safety/

The Jeanne Clery Act requires colleges and universities to disclose their security policies, keep a public crime log, publish an annual crime report and provide timely warnings to students and campus employees about a crime posing an immediate or ongoing threat to students and campus employees.

Please visit The Princeton Review’s page on campus safety for additional resources: http://www.princetonreview.com/safety/

Student Housing
All Undergraduates Living on Campus: 26.00
Housing Options:Coed dorms
Special housing for disabled student
Special housing for international students
Women's dorms
Fraternity/sorority housing
Apartments for married students
Cooperative housing
Apartments for single students
Assistance Finding Off-Campus Housing:Yes
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Student Activities
Registered Student Organizations:1,400
Student Activities:Academic Groups
Chamber Orchestra
Debating Club
Gay, Lesbian, and Bisexual Groups
Glee Club
Humor Magazine
Improv comedy
International Student Groups
Literary Magazine
Minority Student Groups
Political Discussion Groups
Radio Station
Religious Groups
Singing Groups
Social Services Group
Student Film Society
Student Union
Theater Program
Number of Honor Societies:50
Number of Social Sororities:25
    % of women who join:6%
Number of Social Fraternities:42
% of men who join: 6
Number of Religious Organizations:50
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Student Services
Other Services:DayCare
Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender Support Groups: Yes
Minority Support Groups: Yes
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Athletic Division:1
Men's Sports Team Name:Buckeyes
Women's Sports Team Name:Buckeyes
Team Mascot:Brutus Buckeye
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Army ROTC Offered:On-Campus
Navy ROTC Offered:On-Campus
Air Force ROTC Offered:On-Campus
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Technology On Campus / Facilities
Campus-wide Internet Network: Yes
Email and Web Access Available: Yes
% of Classrooms with Wireless Internet: 0
Number of Computer Labs / Classrooms: 12
Average Number of PC's per Lab: 40.00
Network Access in Dorm Rooms: Yes
Network Access in Dorm Lounges: Yes
Fee for Network Use: Yes
Fee Amount: No general fee, some colleges and schools have fees, it varies by college
Student Web Pages Permitted: Yes
Student Web Pages Provided: No
Partnerships with Technology Companies: Yes
Online Class Registration Available: Yes
Personal computer included in tuition for each student: No
Require Undergraduates to Own Computers: No
Discounts Available with Hardware Vendors: Yes
Description: Apple, HP, Dell.
Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Courses: Yes
Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Campus Radio / TV Stations: Yes
Special Facilities:Wexner center for the Arts, zoology museum, geology museum, art and photography galleries, nuclear research reactor, electroscience lab, biomedical engineering center, cartoon art museum
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