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5 College Junior

Overall Experience: My program is very small, so there are only 15-25 people in my major classes. i have found this to be very helpful. Outside my program classes can be much larger sometimes 600 people. The largest classes are often GEC's and first year science classes. Most of my professors are very helpful, and they are willing to go the extra mile to help there students to learn and understand their class. Both online and in person classes are available, but most online classes have in person exams requiring you to still reside near campus while enrolled.

5 College Junior

Overall Experience: For my program, Ohio State has a near 100% job or grad school placement rate. The alumni network at Ohio State is fantastic and allows for great networking to help with job placement. There are many different job fairs and others ways to get help with job placement on campus.

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3 College Junior

Greek Life: I do not have much interaction with Greek life. But, my friends in sororities and fraternities enjoy it. Greeks are seen positively on campus.

5 College Junior

Athletics: All students and the entire Columbus community come out to support varsity athletics. School spirit is always very high, and sporting events are well attended. Many athletic facilities are state of the art. The athletes, coaches, and teams are well respected on campus.

4 College Sophomore

Campus Housing: Rez on tenth is great, the dorms are a hit or miss, I haven't heard any good things about the older dorms or the ones without AC.

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3 College Sophomore

Greek Life: I don't know much about it

4 College Sophomore

Overall Experience: My school is very sports oriented and I'm not at all, so looking back, I probably would've tried to find a school that wasn't so crazy into sports. Everything else about the school I really like though, the education, the opportunities, the people that come to visit.

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4 College Freshman

Health & Safety: I feel very safe on campus. The emergency alert system makes me feel very secure and the campus is well- lit at night.

5 College Freshman

Overall Experience: I have had a very positive experience with my classes and professors thus far. The classes were of a decent difficulty and all the professors were willing to help. My class sizes vary, and have been as small as 30 people to a couple hundred.

5 College Freshman

Overall Experience: I feel very comfortable and confident about receiving a degree from The Ohio State University. I believe that this a great insitiution and is well- renown all over the world. In addition, because I am an agricultural communication major, I know that I have even more career opportunities, as the industry is booming. There have been a lot of different ways to search for employers and many ways to help you find a career.

3 College Freshman

Campus Housing: The quads on North Campus are a tad small. There is no place to relax and it is often hard to keep tidy. I would recommend trying to get a room with fewer roommates to have more space for yourself. In addition, there are not many options for storage and it is sometimes hard to keep my belongings separated from my roommates'.

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5 College Freshman

Overall Experience: Coming to The Ohio State Univeristy was one of the best decisions I ever made. Everyone is very welcoming and it is easy to find your fit. Although the size of the school seems overwhelming, there are many ways to make your own community within the school.

3 College Freshman

Greek Life: I haven't really heard much about it and the freshman do not rush until spring semester so we haven't gotten into the process yet.

5 College Freshman

Overall Experience: I absolutely LOVE Ohio State, its so diverse and cultural yet everyone is so easy to get along with and talk to. I wouldn't change my experience for the world.

4 College Freshman

Health & Safety: I think it's a big deal here, but I'm not as aware maybe as I should be. I've ever been put in that kind of position.

3 College Freshman

Overall Experience: The professors I had here at my first semester were alright. I didn't really form relationships.

5 College Freshman

Overall Experience: I think we have a wonderful future outlook for the students and graduates here.

3 College Freshman

Campus Housing: Not many people love living in the close quarters of dorm rooms, but mine is new and clean.

3 College Freshman

Greek Life: I honestly have never looked into greek life so I do not know.

5 College Freshman

Health & Safety: I've never felt endangered on campus, even walking around at 2am

5 College Freshman

Overall Experience: Professors do care about students' success. Utilize office hours

5 College Freshman

Overall Experience: Business school has a 92% job placement, can't really beat that

5 College Freshman

Athletics: Three words, Ohio State football! It's where it's at. Attending the games is a whole another world, one of the greatest atmospheres there is.

3 College Freshman

Overall Experience: Right now, as a freshman I am taking introductory courses so they're not the greatest. I do however love my school. Ohio State is as awesome as their reputation upholds and I can't wait to be able to say I'm and alumna. I'm looking forward to getting into my program and working towards my field of learning!

5 College Freshman

Campus Housing: They're all good. Different room configurations and dining options in the dorms

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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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