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Academic Rigor
4.1203
Dorm Life
3.9213
Food and Dining
4.0076
Bang for the buck
3.9216
Clubs and Activities
4.6452
Campus Safety
4.5976
Most Helpful Review for Ohio University-Main Campus
  • Category: Am learning a lot
  • Review by: Caitlin from Kings Mills, OH
  • 47 out of 48 people found this review helpful

I learned a lot during my first year at Ohio University. However, most of what I learned came from being outside of class because the classes themselves just serve to introduce and provide overviews of the courses. First year students typically are taking the general education tier requirements and a lot of the information will be similar to what was learned in high school.

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  • Proud Bobkitty
  • Jan-12-2015 I am a current student here

    I transferred to OU from Marietta College and I believe it was one of the best decisions I've made in my life. I had much anxiety being a minority student on a campus with about 30,000 students but OU offers so many organizations that cater to the needs of students of color. I also love that the campus offers 100+ organizations so getting involved was not difficult at all.

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  • Anonymous
  • Dec-25-2014 I am a current student here

    I have met some of the best and smartest people in just the few short months I have attended Ohio University. There are so many activities available to participate in, from organizations, to clubs, to volleyball games on south beach, and even carnivals. Almost anyone you meet at OU will go out of their way to make sure you succeed and have everything you need, because we're bobcats, it's what we do.

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  • Taylor
  • Nov-27-2014 I am a current student here

    Ohio University has a beautiful campus and relatively nice people. There is a definitely a strong party culture, but that aspect of OU is just a fraction of many other cultures.

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  • Jennifer from Athens, OH
  • Oct-14-2014 I am a current student here

    Ohio University is my home. I feel like I belong here and I finally found my niche. I love being a student and I love being a bobcat.

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  • Jordan from Lake IN The Hills, IL
  • Oct-11-2014 I am a current student here

    A compassionate school dedicated in providing all the resources for the students to reach for success. The community consists of a friendly and welcoming community where students will lend a hand to anyone in need. Ohio University's town-campus is in tune with nature and a great place to learn.

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  • Thana'e from Garfield Heights, OH
  • Oct-06-2014 I am a past student here

    The people at Ohio University are great! You can easily get involved at Ohio University. Ohio University is like a Utopia. Not exaggerating.

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  • Sydney from Cedarville, OH
  • Jun-14-2014 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    When many people hear the phrase Ohio University, they automatically tie the phrase party school to it. Actually, OU is a very academic school, and many praise it for it's stress on writing. Communications-related programs are very emphasized here.

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  • Columbus, OH
  • Jun-11-2014 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    Ohio University has a whimsical campus vibe. The community is very tight and everyone is extremely friendly. Additionally, you feel connected to everyone around you, there is no better feeling than that!

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  • Corissa from New Philadelphia, OH
  • Jun-05-2014 I am a current student here

    Ohio University is home away from home. A place to find where you fit into the world. A place to discover who you are, and your true potential.

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