Ohio State University-Main Campus (out-of-state)

Campus Housing - Dorms and Meal Plans

Provides on campus housing

Residence hall capacity

Does college offer a meal plan?
Yes, number of meals per week can vary

Must all students live on campus?

Residence halls on campus:
Archer House, Baker Hall, Barrett House, Blackburn House, Bowen House, Bradley Hall, Buckeye Village, Busch House, Canfield Hall, Drackett Tower, Fechko House, Fisher Commons, Fred Taylor Drive Poultry Facility, Gateway Apartments, German House, Halloran House, Hanley House, Haverfield House, Houck House, Houston House, Jones Tower, Lawrence Tower, Lincoln Tower, Mack Hall, Mendoza House, Morrill Tower, Morrison Tower, Neil Ave BLDG, Norton House, Nosker House, Parkstradley, Paterson Hall, Pennsylvania Place, Pomerene House, Raney House, Scholars Est, Scott House, Sheep Barn, Siebert Hall, Smithsteeb Hall, Taylor Tower, The Residence on th, Torres House, Veterans House, Worthington BLDG

Sports Programs & Athletics

Athletic conferences
    Football - Big Ten Conference
    Basketball - Big Ten Conference
    Baseball - Big Ten Conference
    Cross Country/Track - Big Ten Conference

Number of Varsity Athletes by Sport in 2018

Sport # of Men # of Women
All Track Combined 97 126
Baseball 38
Basketball 13 26
Diving 6 3
Fencing 29 16
Field Hockey 28
Football 130
Golf 13 9
Gymnastics 25 18
Ice Hockey 29 24
Lacrosse 52 41
Rowing 114
Soccer 28 42
Softball 24
Swimming 49 30
Synchronized Swimming 30
Tennis 13 11
Volleyball 25 20
Wrestling 37
Other Sports
Data from 2015-2016
Athletic Association
Member of National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

Athletic Classification
NCAA Division I-FBS



Athletic Summary
Total # athletes


Male Athletes 584
Female Athletes 562


Total sports revenue

Total sports expenses

Avg. head coach salary - Women
(# full-time equivalents)
$238,510 (14.5)

Avg. head coach salary - Men
(# FTE)
$826,208 (13.5)

Campus Services and Programs

Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
On-campus day care for students' children
Placement services for completers
Remedial services
Library facilities
Access to digital/electronic resources
Access to library collections that are shared with other institutions
Established library hours
Organized collection of printed materials
Physical facilities
Staff trained to provide and interpret library materials
Services and Programs for Servicemembers and Veterans
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military servicemembers, and their families
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges
Recognized student veteran organization
Yellow Ribbon Program (officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Hospital on campus?


% of students with registered disabilities

Nearby Restaurants

The Eagle

Miles From Campus: 1.4
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Miles From Campus: 1.55
Our third visit for quick lunch. Still very good. I wish this place would open in Cleveland. I know that they plan to open the second on in Columbus...


Miles From Campus: 1.86

Hot Chicken Takeover

Miles From Campus: 1.87

Si Señor Peruvian Sandwiches and More

Miles From Campus: 2.03
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Miles From Campus: 2.06

OH Pizza & Brew

Miles From Campus: 2.18
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Wolf's Ridge Brewing

Miles From Campus: 2.23

Cravings Cafe

Miles From Campus: 2.36
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Poke Bros

Miles From Campus: 2.44
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Tiger + Lily

Miles From Campus: 2.45
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Pat and Gracie's

Miles From Campus: 2.49
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What the Waffle

Miles From Campus: 2.58
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Miles From Campus: 2.71
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Dirty Frank's Hot Dog Palace

Miles From Campus: 2.92
I've been here about a half dozen times and there's been some good experiences and some others with not that great service so I'll stick with 4 stars. It's...

The Walrus

Miles From Campus: 2.98
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The Sycamore

Miles From Campus: 3.53
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Smoked on High BBQ

Miles From Campus: 3.62
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Brown Bag Deli

Miles From Campus: 3.84
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Miles From Campus: 3.92
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Fox In the Snow Cafe

Miles From Campus: 1.11

Mission Coffee

Miles From Campus: 1.24

One Line Coffee - Short North

Miles From Campus: 1.46


Miles From Campus: 1.48
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Forno Kitchen + Bar

Miles From Campus: 1.5
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Tasi Cafe

Miles From Campus: 1.56
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The Roosevelt Coffeehouse

Miles From Campus: 2.38
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Café Brioso

Miles From Campus: 2.43
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Tip Top Kitchen & Cocktails

Miles From Campus: 2.45
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Upper Cup Coffee

Miles From Campus: 2.86
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Milestone 229

Miles From Campus: 2.89

16-Bit Bar + Arcade

Miles From Campus: 2.92
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Sidebar Columbus

Miles From Campus: 2.96
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M at Miranova

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