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Ottawa University Location, Campus Life, & Housing Information

Ottawa, KS

Location and Setting


Ottawa Population
12,482
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Kansas City
Campus Size
64 acres

Weather

Temperature
19.2 average low in January, 86.8 average high in September
Rain
86 rainy days per year

Getting Around

Campus Map
Not reported
Nearest Bus Station
1 mile(s) from campus in Ottawa
Nearest Train Station
20 mile(s) from campus in Lawrence

Housing


College Housing
College offers housing to students
Types of Housing
Women only housing, coed housing
Students in College Housing
67% of all students
Housing Requirements
Students required to live on campus through junior year
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting
32%
Off-Campus Housing Assistance
 

Security


24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices
Available
24-Hour Security Patrols
Available
Late-Night Transport/Escort Services
Not available
Electronically Operated Housing Entrances
Available
Other
 

Personal Support Services


Health Service
Offered
Personal Counseling
Offered
Child Care
Not offered

Sports and Recreation


Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Conferences
National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics
Mascot
Braves
School Colors
Black and gold

Intercollegiate Sports Offered

Sports Women Men
Offered Scholarships Offered Scholarships
Baseball     x x
Basketball x x x x
Bowling x x x x
Cheerleading x x x x
Cross-Country Running x x x x
Football     x x
Golf x x x x
Lacrosse x x x x
Sand Volleyball x x    
Soccer x x x x
Softball x x    
Tennis x x x x
Track And Field x x x x
Volleyball x x x x
Weight Lifting x x x x
Wrestling x x x x
Women's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball    
Basketball x x
Bowling x x
Cheerleading x x
Cross-Country Running x x
Football    
Golf x x
Lacrosse x x
Sand Volleyball x x
Soccer x x
Softball x x
Tennis x x
Track And Field x x
Volleyball x x
Weight Lifting x x
Wrestling x x
Mens's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball x x
Basketball x x
Bowling x x
Cheerleading x x
Cross-Country Running x x
Football x x
Golf x x
Lacrosse x x
Sand Volleyball    
Soccer x x
Softball    
Tennis x x
Track And Field x x
Volleyball x x
Weight Lifting x x
Wrestling x x
Women's Club Sports
 
Men's Club Sports
 

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
basketball, volleyball, weight lifting

Student Activities


Activities and Organizations
choral groups, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, national fraternities, national sororities, christian faith in action, student activities force, education club, whole earth club, fellowship of christian athletes
Sororities
Not reported
Fraternities
Not reported
ROTC
 

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