Ohio University has as its central purpose the intellectual and personal development of its students. Distinguished by its rich history, diverse campus, international community, and great Appalachian setting, Ohio University is known as well for its outstanding faculty of accomplished teachers whose research and creative activity advance knowledge across many disciplines.

Ohio University will be the nation's best transformative learning community where students realize their promise, faculty advance knowledge, team achieve excellence, and alumni become global leaders.

As Ohio University works to achieve its vision, a set of fundamental principles guide our decisions:

Strong undergraduate programs with a liberal arts core are a vital and necessary foundation.
Strong graduate and professional programs are needed to achieve our educational, research, and creative mission.
All forms of research, scholarship, and creative activity are vital to the intellectual life of the university, and their integration into both graduate and undergraduate curricula is a key component of student success.
Learning at the university is improved by creating a community of students, faculty, and staff who come from diverse backgrounds. That community benefits from our commitment to international education and the inclusion of global perspectives in our curricula.
Advising, mentoring, personal interaction, and active engagement among faculty, staff, students, and alumni greatly enhance the educational experience.

Contact Details

  City Athens, OH
  Zip Code 45701
  Address 1 OHIO University
  Phone Number (740) 593-9571

Social Activity

A week ago today, the Athens Brick Criterium returned to town for the first time since 1998! Check out https://t.co/JLPcWCWZnu
Twitter   Full Post ›
: The sun is setting on #OHIOBSO 2019. : When it comes back up, the OHIO class of 2023 will be one day closer to https://t.co/Y9CHIYwrf4
Twitter   Full Post ›
@CarlyJacobs11 @OhioBobcats
Twitter   Full Post ›
64 days until the season begins at home vs. @RhodyFootball! https://t.co/sGX1tHS7E8
Twitter   Full Post ›
@Shawnypooh_Blue @OhioBobcats keys to a great morning 1) wake up 2) go get the bread
Twitter   Full Post ›
Fridays are for fresh (Bobcat) kicks. Drop us a pic of the heat on your feet today, and we'll rate it from to https://t.co/VGgpQqQpoy
Twitter   Full Post ›
When I think about helping others, I get teary eyed because of how much I want to make a difference. Congrats to https://t.co/NJxH2G2LeT
Twitter   Full Post ›
@OhioUnivPress @BookishSW @GillianBercho Welcome to OHIO, Stephanie!
Twitter   Full Post ›