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Academic Rigor
4.1280
Dorm Life
3.9545
Food and Dining
4.0365
Bang for the buck
3.9231
Clubs and Activities
4.6508
Campus Safety
4.5930
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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  • Jacob from Ohio
  • Dec-29-2015 I am a current student here

    OU is a beautiful, scenic school. You feel comfortable there and really get a chance to bond with other students in the small town nestled in the Southern Ohio hills. It gives you the opportunity to really make your college experience exactly how you want it to be with so many things to do.

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  • Alexander from Lakewood, OH
  • Dec-08-2015 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    Got in with a 22 on ACT, 1390 on SAT, and a 2.8 GPA. Great campus and great social life, definitely a party town! Looking forward to attend in Fall of 2016.

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  • JERICHA from Zanesville, OH
  • Nov-12-2015 I am a current student here

    The quality of academics is very high. The quantity of available things to do is high. The quality and quantity of friendships one will make are high as well

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  • Future student
  • Jun-28-2015 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    This is such a beautiful campus! The staff and students are very friendly and were very informative on my tour! Can't wait to become a Wildcat!!!

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  • Tyrin from Portsmouth, OH
  • Jun-28-2015 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    Great family like environment, and also great academic drive. Campus is full of life and there is something for everyone. In a word i don't think there is a place you won't find home at Ohio university

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  • Abby from Parma, OH
  • May-16-2015 I am a current student here

    If you plan to go to Ohio University, you will feel as though you are at home. Just the vibes in the air that this school radiates boosts ambitions and moods of anyone in town. At Ohio University you will receive the best education, have a great social life and never be happier.

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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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