Ohio State University at Lima

The Ohio State University at Lima (Ohio State Lima) is a regional campus of Ohio State University located in Lima, Ohio. It offers over 140 courses and 9 bachelor degree programs in science and liberal arts. Nine of eleven programs are four-year programs at Lima. Two of them are baccalaureate completion programs.[1] In addition to regional accreditation, Ohio State Lima has baccalaureate program accreditation with NCATE. The campus practices open admissions.[2] Students can start at Lima and finish their degrees at The Ohio State University, Columbus with one of Ohio State's 170+ majors. The Ohio State University at Lima offers over 20 student clubs and organizations.[3] There are also 12 intramural and club athletic teams.[4] The Lima Campus Library has 76,000 volumes and 200+ journal subscriptions. Library databases also provide access to thousands of online journals.[5] The University shares the campus with James A. Rhodes State College.[6]

The Ohio State University at Lima
MottoDisciplina in civitatem (Latin)
Motto in English
Education for Citizenship
Parent institution
Ohio State University
PresidentMichael V. Drake
DeanTimothy A. Rehner
Academic staff
Location, ,
United States
565 acres
ColorsScarlet and Gray          

Student life

Student organizations

The Ohio State University at Lima offers students opportunities for social, recreational, cultural, and educational growth. These organizations include:[3]

  • Animal Welfare League
  • ASL Club
  • Autism Speaks
  • Barons Baseball Booster
  • Baron Billiard Club
  • BIO Club
  • Buckeye Scholars
  • Business Club
  • Campus Activities Board (CAB)
  • Challengers
  • College Democrats
  • College Republicans
  • Creative Writing Club
  • Dance Club
  • Dark Sky Watchers
  • French Club
  • Gamers' Guild
  • Grub Club
  • History Club
  • Improv Club
  • Lima Aggies
  • Lima College Exchange Club
  • Lima Engineering Club
  • Martial Arts Club
  • Math Club
  • Meme Dream Team
  • Multicultural Club
  • Newman Student Outreach
  • OSU at Lima Student Senate
  • Photography Club
  • Psych Club
  • Running Club
  • Stand up! Stand out!
  • Stars & Stripes Forever Veterans Club
  • The Bible Club
  • University Band
  • University Chorus

Varsity and intramural sports

The Lima Campus has five different varsity sports to choose from:

  • Men's Basketball,
  • Men's Baseball,
  • Golf,
  • Women's Basketball,
  • Women's Volleyball

The mascot is the Barons and Ohio State Lima athletics are members of the Ohio Regional Campus Conference (O.R.C.C.).

Seven intramural sports include:

  • Flag Football
  • Beach Volleyball
  • Soccer
  • Bowling
  • Basketball
  • Dodgeball
  • Kickball


  1. "Academic Programs". The Ohio State University at Lima. Archived from the original on 2012-11-14. Retrieved 2012-08-29.
  2. "Apply". The Ohio State University at Lima. Retrieved 5 February 2018.
  3. "Student Life: Student Organizations and Clubs". The Ohio State University at Lima. Archived from the original on 2012-08-28. Retrieved 2012-08-29.
  4. "Athletics: Barons Intramural Sports". The Ohio State University at Lima. Archived from the original on 2012-09-09. Retrieved 2012-08-29.
  5. "About the Library". The Ohio State University at Lima. Archived from the original on 2013-01-02. Retrieved 2012-08-30.
  6. "James A. Rhodes State College". Ohio History Central. 2006-07-12. Retrieved 2008-11-08.

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