In order to maintain physical distancing, the university has reduced population density in residence halls. Living on campus contributes to student success and persistence, and the university will continue to house students of all ranks.
Ohio State has temporarily expanded the housing exemption criteria for returning second-year students for the 2020-21 academic year. For additional information, visit housing.osu.edu.
In accordance with guidance from the safe campus and scientific advisory subgroup, the university is providing isolation and quarantine housing for on-campus residents. The residential experience is a core part of the Ohio State student experience, and university leaders are committed to promoting a safe and healthy on-campus experience in partnership with students.