enrollment at Ohio University has seen steady growth over the past several
years, though the switch from quarters to semesters had a one-year bump that
officials say was experienced by most institutions that underwent that change.
A provision in the state budget that would have
forced public universities in Ohio to offer in-state tuition to out-of-state
students who requested voter residency documents has been removed by the Ohio
Senate, the Associated Press has
Ohio University is beginning construction of four new
residence halls on its South Green this summer, the first phase of a 10-year
project to significantly upgrade the south campus, including recreation
facilities and the pedestrian corridor extending all the way to Baker Center.
Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic
Medicine (OU-HCOM) announced Friday that it has received approval from the
Commission on Osteopathic College Accreditation (COCA), the accrediting agency
for osteopathic medical schools, for its northeast Ohio extension campus.
to major construction and repair projects on the Ohio University campus this
summer, OU has closed off some parking areas. However, the university has
replaced the lost parking spots with other spaces in campus parking garages and
former Ohio University football player will serve at least six months in prison
on a felonious assault charge, stemming from what both he and his victim,
another OU student, seem to agree was a senseless, unprovoked attack.
Ohio University has a network of underground utility
tunnels, one of which started to give way recently, leading to a potential
sinkhole situation on University Terrace, an OU official confirmed Monday.
Ohio University President Roderick McDavis is one of the lower-paid presidents
of public universities in the state, he – like most of Ohio's public college
presidents – is above the median for presidential pay nationwide.