StudentsReview :: Ohio Wesleyan University - Surrounding City Ratings
Search for Schools by Region

or within distance of city

Similar Schools
Brown University -- Providence, RI
George Washington University -- District of Columbia, DC
Harvard University -- Cambridge, MA

  Who's got the Best?

Perceptual Rankings:
You Make 'Em.
We Post 'Em.
You Vote 'Em Up.
You Vote 'Em Down.
Aww yeah.

Ohio Wesleyan University

Breakdown of “Surrounding City” at OWU

By Gender
By Major
Animal StudiesF
Art & Design DepartmentB-
Business - Management and AdministrationC+
Computer ScienceB
Engineering DepartmentB+
Fine Arts - Painting/Sculpture/Photography/etcC+
Geography and GeosciencesB-
History/Histories (art history/etc.)D-
Language - French/Spanish/etc.B-
Music - Composition/TheoryD
Music EducationB
Perfomance ArtsB-
Political ScienceC+
PreLaw and LegalA+
PreMed and MedicalB-
PreVet and VeterinaryB

Against similar schools

Surrounding City compared with similar schools in class.

Ohio Wesleyan University
Average of All Schools
Average of schools in class

Brown University
Harvard University
Yale University
Cornell University
University of Massachusetts - Amherst
Princeton University
New York University

Surrounding City

... The city has so much to offer, and professors really take advantage of the museums and other cultural offerings (one of my friends had to go see ...Read full comment
... So, if you are looking for a big city this is not the place for you ...Read full comment
... If you love big city living and don't have a car, OWU is not the place for you ...Read full comment
... Columbus is a nice clean city and OS has some decent concerts going on and is a half hour away ...Read full comment
... On the quality of life front, I found the simplicity, safety and security of going to school in a small, Iowan town to be nothing short of heaven...Read full comment
... If you feel the need to be in the middle of a city, then OWU is not for you ...Read full comment
... The campus is beautiful, and Columbus, a city with tons of students and a lot of colleges -- is only 30 mins away ...Read full comment
... Delaware is not the most wonderful city in Ohio, but I believe the city embraces the university and the community and college campus seem to wor...Read full comment
... The adjustment might be a little bit tougher for people coming from the heart of a big city, but its rare to find a student who would trade in a ...Read full comment
... once in awhile they'll go into the city (delaware) i guess but there's always a lot to do on campus ...Read full comment
... The town of Delaware (they call it a "city" in Ohio - isn't that endearing ...Read full comment
... Delaware Ohio is a dead small town, anybody who grows up in city will hate this place ...Read full comment
... The city's a little boring, but it's such a friendly place ...Read full comment
... One by one, as I visited schools and spoke to students at Stanford, Pomona, UWisconsin, UMichigan, Northwestern, Princeton, among others, I found...Read full comment
... the city is the most boring place to be ...Read full comment
... Columbus is not that far away and is a nice city with enough to keep you busy ...Read full comment
Ohio Wesleyan University
Ohio Wesleyan University
Compare OWUSave OWU

StudentsReview Advice!

• What is a good school?
• Statistical Significance
• How to choose a Major
• How to choose your Career
• What you make of it?
• How Ivy League Admissions works
• On the Student/Faculty Ratio

• FAFSA: Who is a Parent?
• FAFSA: Parent Contribution
• FAFSA: Dream out of reach

• College Financial Planning
• Survive College and Graduate
• Sniffing Out Commuter Schools
• Preparing for College: A HS Roadmap
• Talking to Your Parents about College.
• Is a top college worth it?
• Why is college hard?
• Why Kids Aren't Happy in Traditional Schools
• Essential College Tips
Ah, college. Considered by many to be the time of a young person's lif... more→
• Cost of College Increasing Faster Than Inflation
According to NPR, the cost of college... more→
• For parents filling out the FAFSA and PROFILE (from a veteran paper slinger)
Just so you know, filling out these forms is a lot more than penciling... more→
• How to choose the right college?
My name is Esteban Correa. I am currently a second year INTERNATIONAL ... more→
• Create The Right Career Habits Now
Getting ahead in your career can be easier if you make the choice to b... more→

• Senior Year (Tips and experience)
It's the end of junior year and everyone is anticipating the arrival o... more→
• Informational Overload! What Should I Look For in a College or University?
We are in an instant information age, where you can find almost anythi... more→
• Personality Type and College Choice
Personality type is something very important to consider when deciding... more→
• A Free Application is a Good Application
As a senior finishing her scholastic year, I feel that it is my duty ... more→

• College Academic Survival Guide
The leap from high school to college academics is not an insignificant... more→
• Getting Involved: The Key to College Happiness
As a tour guide, the absolute, most frequently asked question I got wa... more→
• Choose a Path, Not a Major
Unless you're one of the fortunate souls who's already found their cal... more→
• The Scoop on State Schools
A recent college graduate, I vividly remember touring campuses as a p... more→

• The Purpose of a Higher Education
You are one of the millions of people this year applying for admission... more→
• The Importance of Choosing the Right College Major (2012)
One of the most important academic choices you'll make while in colleg... more→
• How to choose a college major
I was not sure what college major to choose. When you are in your late... more→
• How to guarantee your acceptance to many colleges
Are your grades are not what you think they should be from high school... more→

• Nailing the College Application Process
College applications seem to always be put on top of students procrast... more→
• What to do for a Successful Interview
Interviews seem to become more commonplace in every facet of life as o... more→
• I Don't Know Where to Start (General College Advice)
Preparing for college is a difficult time for every student and it?s o... more→
• Attitude and Dress Code for an Interview (General College Advice)
An interview is something we all have to go through when we get a job... more→

• Starting College (General College Advice)
College is a huge milestone in your life. You?ve seen the castle like ... more→
• Boston Apartment lease: Watch out!

Are you a student and about to sign the very first lease in your li... more→