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Reviews 4237 total reviews with an average rating of 3.8

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5 College Sophomore

Overall Experience: I have enjoyed each and every one of my courses at Ohio State. All of the professors are extremely knowledgeable and passionate, and willing to help all students. There are so many interesting classes offered that I don't even know about, and every semester I struggle with picking the ones I find most interesting.

5 College Sophomore

Overall Experience: Ohio State has countless career fairs and research and internship opportunities available to students. The alumni network is massive, and students can go any where in the world with a degree from THE Ohio State University and have their potential employers recognize the name.

3 College Sophomore

Campus Housing: There is a wide variety of available dorm options. Some are very nice and some are definitely below average. I was lucky to be placed in a newer dorm.

However, each dorm regardless of building quality, encourages a strong sense of community among residents.

3 College Sophomore

Greek Life: Greek housing appears to be very nice, conveniently located, and encourages a sense of community. I am not involved in Greek life so I do not know too much more about it.

5 College Sophomore

Athletics: No other college team in the country has a bigger fan base/following than the Ohio State Buckeyes. I am proud to be a part of Buckeye Nation.

5 College Sophomore

Overall Experience: Attending The Ohio State University is the best decision I've made in my life thus far. The student community of Buckeyes is fantastic, there are no "cliques" or any hostility between groups within the student body. The university is big enough that there are countless opportunities and unique classes available, but it feels small and you can make it your own. My favorite experiences include the Mirror Lake Jump before the Xichigan game, winning the National Championship at the first College Football Playoffs, and attending the Xichigan game in the Big House this year. I would choose to attend the Ohio State University over and over again if I could start my college experience all over.

3 College Sophomore

Academics: workload is extremely intensive (landscape architecture)

3 College Sophomore

Health & Safety: my car was broken into on campus

3 College Sophomore

Greek Life: I am not interested in frats

4 College Sophomore

Overall Experience: The program is intense and requires much work

5 College Sophomore

Athletics: fan support is so strong, it borders on arrogance and obnoxiousness.

5 College Junior

Health & Safety: I feel very safe on campus.

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4 College Junior

Overall Experience: My experiences with teachers have been great.

3 College Junior

Overall Experience: I am hoping that my school department will be helpful in job search and internships.

2 College Junior

Campus Housing: My freshman year I was in an old building that was very small. I was sick through out the entire year because of the poor air circulation.. sophomore year I moved to off campus housing.

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5 College Junior

Greek Life: I enjoy being in a sorority.

5 College Junior

Athletics: I love being a buckeye fan!

4 College Junior

Overall Experience: Not a lot of possibilities for out of state scholarship or financial guidance.

4 College Freshman

Health & Safety: I feel as if the university does a great job of ensuring the safety of all students

5 College Freshman

Overall Experience: Overall, I love being a student at the Ohio State University. Choosing to study here was one of the best decisions I've ever made!

4 College Freshman

Overall Experience: The school provides many opportunities for employment after school, and I believe Ohio State students are some of the most employable in the country

4 College Freshman

Campus Housing: I love the people I live with, we have formed a tight knit community and there aren't many problems

4 College Freshman

Greek Life: Greek life is a pretty big deal on campus; however, you don't have to partake in Greek life to have a fun college experience

5 College Freshman

Athletics: Ohio State provides some of the best athletic and fitness opportunities for fans and athletes alike

5 College Freshman

Overall Experience: Wouldn't change a thing about my college experience. The Ohio State University has provided me with outstanding academic, social, and overall opportunities!


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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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