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Academic Rigor
4.1235
Dorm Life
3.9638
Food and Dining
4.0350
Bang for the buck
3.9450
Clubs and Activities
4.6515
Campus Safety
4.6111
Most Helpful Review for Ohio University-Main Campus
  • Category: Am learning a lot
  • Review by: Caitlin from Kings Mills, OH
  • 49 out of 50 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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  • Sara - Lakewood, OH
  • Apr-12-2018 I am a current student here

    As an Ohio University student I have come to realize that home is where your family is, and as a student it has become evident the meaning of family can become more than one thing. From your first day on campus you are greeted with hellos and smiles that welcome you to your new home away from home. The best part about attending OU is that you get a whole new diverse family of academic minds with open minds and arms who challenge you to your best version of yourself.

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  • Apr-05-2018 I am a current student here

    Ohio University is a great school that allows students to grow considering majority of the school lives on campus. Without the distractions of city life, students learn to create close bonds with their peers through their classwork, organizations, and social activities. Do not let the location interfere with thoughts on the school. Every student here loves it and visits frequently after graduation, there is no place like Athens, Ohio.

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  • Ella
  • Aug-22-2017 I am a current student here

    The people here are incredibly friendly. The campus is beautiful. Staff and peers offer endless support and help

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  • Abby from Fort Worth, TX
  • Jul-09-2017 I am a current student here

    Ohio University has a beautiful campus where there's always something going on. The professors are experts in their fields and are really passionate about what they study. And though it's aa big school with lots of people it feels like family.

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  • Jeremiah from Chandler, AZ
  • Feb-15-2017 I am researching this school and have not visited the campus

    From What i have seen and heard seems like a great school. Nice campus and surroundings, as well as good food. Will keep this in my mind while making my choice

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  • Hannah
  • Dec-21-2016 I am a current student here

    Ohio University is a free spirited school. They make opportunities for their students and do a great job preparing their students for the future. Given the opportunity, I would attend here again because I honestly consider this the best town and school in the world.

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  • Talon from Vienna, WV
  • Dec-12-2016 I am a current student here

    It's where you feel like you belong. There are so many opportunities to explore. And the campus is great too!

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  • Autumn
  • Nov-02-2016 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    OU is a gorgeous school and although it is quite a large school, it has a small school feel.

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  • rachael from oh
  • Jul-07-2016 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    ou has a beautiful campus! there is something for everyone at ou. anyone and everyone are willing to help their fellow bobcats and to make them feel at home!

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  • Gus from Fort Myers, FL
  • Mar-29-2016 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    I visited OU in February when it was snowing and 12 degrees. I liked it the, so I know it will be even better in the spring and fall. The town looks like a great college town environment.

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