Location
Columbus, OH
Undergrads
38,884
Tuition (in-state)
$25,445 ($10,037)
Admission Difficulty
Average
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Reviews 3168 total reviews with an average rating of 3.7

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5 College Student

Nightlife: There are several options at night that people can get involved in. There are parties, bars/clubs, and also organizations that will hold events. There's plenty to be involved in at night, even if it's not drinking.

4 College Student

Diversity: Diversity is a progressive idea at the university in which they accommodate for several different kinds of people from different backgrounds, beliefs, sexual orientations, or religion.

3 College Junior

Campus Housing: Dorms are average, they are nice but always under construction.

7 people found this useful Report
4 College Junior

Diversity: We have lots of diversity but could be more diverse. There is a large emphasis on diversity & inclusion here.

3 people found this useful Report
3 College Junior

Scholarships: Apply by deadlines, & do lots of research if you want scholarships because there are some but they're hard to find.

4 people found this useful Report
3 College Freshman

Campus Strictness: The school isn't very strict with policies unless there are apparent red flags in breaking rules or one student's choice negatively affects other students.

5 people found this useful Report
4 College Freshman

Drug Safety: In residence halls, floor advisers do a great job of keeping things straight for students to follow campus policy.

4 people found this useful Report
3 College Freshman

Overall Experience: I was really blown away by the welcome week that was a very nice introduction to college. The faculty and staff both in and out of the class room are resourceful and friendly.

2 people found this useful Report
4 College Freshman

Academics: The courses are challenging but also provide good preparation for necessary skills later on.

4 College Freshman

Academics: As an engineer, there are a lot of opportunities and for great learning experiences. The honors program is challenging and very beneficial. With the 1000+ student organizations there are plenty of ways to found an outlet for almost anything imaginable.

3 College Freshman

Off-Campus Housing: I won't be living off campus until next year

2 people found this useful Report
3 College Freshman

Facilities: It's a nice place to go to school...always plenty to do

2 people found this useful Report
3 College Freshman

Transportation: So far, I have been able to get everywhere either walking or taking a bus

4 people found this useful Report
3 College Freshman

Weather: I am used to the weather because it is the same as my hometown

2 people found this useful Report
3 College Freshman

Guys & Girls: The campus is a diverse group of people so no one feels out of place

4 people found this useful Report
3 College Freshman

Campus Dining: There are lots of choices and many close by

3 College Freshman

Campus Strictness: It is a good amount to keep everyone safe

3 College Freshman

Academics: I am still undecided so I cannot answer this question

3 College Freshman

Academics: There are plenty of opportunities for any major. Honors classes are challenging

3 College Freshman

Majors: Good grades, high act scores, and well rounded student

3 College Freshman

Majors: I would like to get an internship when they are available to me

3 College Freshman

Scholarships: It was very easy to get

2 people found this useful Report
3 College Freshman

Diversity: Diverse but just right for me

3 College Freshman

Nightlife: I'm not able to get into the bars

2 people found this useful Report
3 College Freshman

Campus Housing: Close to classes I'm taking this year.

2 people found this useful Report
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Gilburt L. Chiang
Hometown
Marietta, Ga.
Major
Electrical engineering
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There is a reason the Buckeye Nation is considered to be so devoted; an overwhelming love for OSU is evident in student responses, and in the loyalty of alumni to their alma mater. Each person has his or her own reasons for loving the University, and there are quite a few of them. Some students feel that the academics are top-notch and have found exactly the programs they wanted; others lean toward the athletic success of the Buckeye teams, while some just feel that the friendships and bonds they have made are enough to make their tenure at OSU worthwhile. At any rate, everyone can agree that being a Buckeye creates a special bond between you and nearly 50,000 other students, which you will carry with you for the rest of your life.

Once you get past the sheer size of the University, it will really become a second home. After only a quarter of classes, you won't be able to cross the Oval without seeing someone you know. Ohio State is truly the smallest large university you will find. The people are known for their friendly attitudes, and alumni are scattered across the nation. If you choose to go to OSU, you're choosing a school with a name that's well known, both in the workplace and in the college community. Few students ever regret their time at Ohio State, and most consider their college experience to be among the best offered in the Big Ten and the country.

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