The Cincinnati Region

The University of Cincinnati is located in Cincinnati, Ohio, one of the largest business hubs in the United States. Because so many large companies are located so close to our campus, senior executives have ample opportunities to guest lecture in our classes and attend our various on-campus events and competitions.

The city of Cincinnati is a thriving metropolitan area with an energetic nightlife, an emerging foodie cultural and countless events, activities and entertainment options. The tabs below summarize some of the many national accolades that the city of Cincinnati has earned and the opportunities it offers its residents.




The University of Cincinnati is home to 44,000 students and our alumni currently reside in all fifty states and in 125 countries around the world. More than 4000, international students attended the University of Cincinnati.

  • Forbes magazine named the University of Cincinnati one of the “world’s most beautiful campuses”
  • Ranked #1 Top College Where Students Get the Best Bang For Their Buck by Kiplinger
  • Ranked #5 most welcoming university in the world by International Student Barometer
  • Ranked the top university Recreation Center in the United States by
  • Ranked the #1 Most Amazing Campus Student Recreation Center by Forbes Magazine
  • Named one of the 10 public colleges with the most luxurious dorms in the United States by The Fiscal Times
  • Ranked the #1 best bang for the buck by PolicyMic
  • Named Public University of the Year in 2013 by the Washington Center because of our dedication to experiential learning
  • Named one of the 50 Most Amazing Examples of College Architecture by Top Colleges Online. The University of Cincinnati had more buildings on the list (4) than any other university in the country
  • Named one of the Top 100 smartest public colleges in America
  • Named one of the country’s Military Friendly Schools by G.I. Jobs