Life here.

Experience everything our campus and community have to offer.

Your college years are among the most formative you’ll experience in your life. One of the most valuable parts of your undergraduate experience happens outside the classroom. Ashland University offers a wide range of options for finding your community and prepare for your future through clubs, organizations, activities and more. By engaging in campus life, you will make the most of your time as a college student. You will find out who you are and what you can be, making connections that can last a lifetime and building a network you can rely on throughout your future career. Getting involved in campus life is a great way to access the kind of opportunities that can only happen here.

Two Ashland University Undergrad students playing basketball in the Recreation Center

Life here.

Experience everything our campus and community have to offer.

Your college years are among the most formative you’ll experience in your life. One of the most valuable parts of your undergraduate experience happens outside the classroom. Ashland University offers a wide range of options for finding your community and prepare for your future through clubs, organizations, activities and more. By engaging in campus life, you will make the most of your time as a college student. You will find out who you are and what you can be, making connections that can last a lifetime and building a network you can rely on throughout your future career. Getting involved in campus life is a great way to access the kind of opportunities that can only happen here.

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Housing

Be a part of a vibrant community you’ll belong to from the moment you move in.

We offer a number of housing options for freshmen on campus.

Living on campus provides many benefits to college-bound students, and those who live on campus traditionally perform much better in the classroom. At Ashland University, living on campus will contribute to developing friendships; being a part of the Eagle community; having an established support system; the opportunity to be employed as a resident assistant; and will also prove to be convenient by living a short walk from classes and facilities.

Friends

Get involved and begin building friendships that will last a lifetime.

The more you get involved with student organizations, clubs and honoraries, the more value you’ll get from your college experience. There are so many possibilities at Ashland University including dozens of ways to get plugged in to areas of interest, meet new friends and grow as a person. You can be sure there’s something for everyone at Ashland — including you!

Two Ashland University Undergrad Students Playing cards together
Student Dining Hall

Food

With a variety of dining options across campus, we cater to every taste.

Whether you live on campus or commute, we have a wide range of dining and meal plan options. No matter what dietary restrictions you might have, we have you covered. The John C. Meyers Convocation Center (“Convo”) is our our award winning dining hall and offers an incredible number of options for each meal—breakfast, lunch, dinner and late-night dining. Food is also available from the Eagles’ Nest and Tuffy’s smoothie bar located in the Hawkins-Conard Student Center and Recreation Center, respectively.

Wellness

It’s more than diet and exercise!

At Ashland University, we strive to maintain the health of everyone within our community, which encompasses a wide variety of services, facilities and wellness initiatives. While offering healthy dining choices for every meal and a state-of-the-art fitness center, our focus on wellness extends through our culture. The Eagle Well’s mission is to provide holistic and integrative programming and services to assist faculty, staff and students in creating a happy, healthy and balanced lifestyle.

Ashland University Undergrad Students entering the Recreation Center
Downtown Ashland

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The town

Our hometown of Ashland provides a small-town backdrop for the range of exciting opportunities happening on campus.

Ashland, Ohio, is a small, midwestern college town that is in the midst of a tremendous season of revitalization. A blossoming downtown that contains a brewery, coffee shops, dining options, unique shops and other businesses adds flavor to the overall experience. Ashland strikes the balance between the safety of a small, friendly city and convenient access to larger communities. Located in North Central Ohio with direct access to I-71, Ashland is almost exactly an hour’s drive from Cleveland and Columbus. The town and university exist in a mutually beneficial relationship, making Ashland a great place to spend your undergraduate years.

Apply here.

When you are here, you belong. But there’s a step before that. You need to apply. Your future is waiting and we are incredibly excited and honored that you are considering Ashland University. Apply now by clicking the button below.