Ohio State University is a public research university established in 1870. It has over 44,000 undergraduates in its main campus located in Columbia, Ohio; the third largest university campus in the country. Its campus is in the center of the city; urban, diverse, with bike and bus routes to make for an easy commute. OSU is best known for its Division I athletics, which it excels in! From synchronized swimming to football and Quidditch, the Ohio State Buckeyes have a number of amazing teams to cheer for! It’s home to over 1,000 student organizations, including fraternities and sororities and opportunities for service. It is competitive academically, being among the top twenty public universities. It’s the alma mater of the revolutionary and the glamorous, such as Jesse Owens and Patricia Heaton. OSU is a beautiful and productive place to spend one’s wonder years; in the thick of one of the most young adult-centric cities in the country.