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7 Things For OSU Students To Do This Summer In Columbus


Classes, exams, reports, your entire school year is filled with academic responsibilities. On the flipside, it’s also filled with friends, countless parties, and endless activities. While you try to manage your busy life, it always seems like the school year is a super busy time. That’s where summer break comes in for the win every year. Staying in Columbus? Maybe your lease isn’t up, you got a job, or you simply want to stay in the city until next semester. When summer hits, school is over, and a majority of your friends are headed back home for the summer. So now what? That busy schedule of yours has drastically decreased. But that’s totally fine because you finally get to relax, and catch up on your latest Netflix binge, but you need ‘summer’ things to do. Don’t worry because we’ve got you covered, here are few things for you to do in Columbus this summer!

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Best Apartments for Students Near Ole Miss

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Hey! Kudos to you for surviving your freshman (or sophomore, or junior, or first senior year, we’re not judging.) Now that you’re ready to think about getting out of your dorms and into an apartment to live in through the next segment of your college career, you have some choices to make, and Rent College Pads is here to make that transition a little smoother. Here, we put together the countdown of the top ten highest rated landlords in Oxford, MS to take the guesswork out of finding a place to sign for the upcoming year.

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High Street Is The Best Street for Partying at Ohio State University
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This is where it goes down at Ohio State. (Flickr)

As Chris Brown once said “You like to drink? So do we!” After doing some research on the Ohio State party scene it’s entirely possible that “Breezy” himself may have been singing about OSU.

We challenge anyone to walk down any street on the Ohio State campus during a game day and not be enticed to party like you’ve never partied before. Whether you’re into house parties or you like to do your partying at the bar, you’re going to find somewhere to, uh, have a good time in Columbus. Continue reading

When should you look for Ohio State off-campus housing?

ohio stateMaybe you just got into The Ohio State University as a third-year transfer. Or maybe you’re a sophomore who’ll finally get to move out of the dorms next year. Regardless, if this is your first experience looking for OSU off campus housing, you may be uncertain about when you should start looking for the upcoming year.

We’ve got you covered.

Undergraduate Students

As fall approaches, the search for Columbus apartments and houses near Ohio State begins.

If you’re a student looking for off-campus housing this year, you might want to begin your search soon. Undergraduate students typically begin to look for housing options in September before reaching its peak number of searches in October. The highest activity in off-campus housing searches falls between the months of September and November before significantly declining by approximately 50% in January.

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The Top 10 Olympic Colleges & Universities in the U.S.

The 2016 Summer Olympics kicked off last Friday with the opening ceremony in Rio De Janeiro, and since then, we couldn’t help but notice some of our favorite college athletes take the games by storm.

In celebration of this incredible talent and collegiate athletics across the nation, we thought it fitting to point the spotlight at some of the most decorated U.S. colleges and universities in the history of the Olympic games. We took a look at the numbers and compiled a list featuring the ten American colleges or universities with the most Olympic medals won by students, past or present. Continue reading

5 Top Rated College Landlords Near Ohio State University


A wise man once said, “Renting is like a box of chocolates. You never know what you’re gonna get.” Or something like that. You may think you’ve found the perfect place when searching for OSU off-campus housing—the photos on the website seem bright and cheery, the rooms look huge, and all in all, it seems too good to be true. Months later, you arrive on move-in day, cardboard boxes in tow, only to realize that it was. You’re greeted by a family of roaches, a mysterious smell, and the faint whisper of your conscience telling you you’ve made a huge mistake.

Thank goodness for Google, where anyone and everyone can post about their experiences, good or bad, for the world to see.

If you’re looking for OSU apartments or Ohio State houses for rent but are wary of buyer’s remorse, don’t fret. We took the work out of the screening process and compiled a list of some of the highest rated places to rent near campus. We crawled through Google reviews and found the highest rated landlords with at least five reviews on Google.

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