Accommodations and Transportation

General Information

  • For off campus lodging be sure to mention that you are visiting Ohio State and were informed of an Ohio State rate that you would receive (typically 10% off of the nightly rate).
  • Inquire about available shuttle service to and from the airport as well as to Campus from your Lodging; someplaces provide one or both.
  • Daily rates:
    1. one room unless noted otherwise,
    2. mention that you are auditioning for OSU Department of Dance
    3. some hotels charge the same rate for two people as for one person, and
    4. recent quotes may be subject to change, perhaps in your favor, if you inquire!

On campus hotel:

The Blackwell
2110 Tuttle Park Place
Phone: 614 247-4000

Lodging within 10 minutes by Car or Bus from Campus

Graduate Columbus
750 N. High Street
Columbus, Ohio 43215

Holiday Inn Express & Suites
3045 Olentangy River Road

Holiday Inn Express
701 East Hudson Street
Columbus, OH 43211

Marriott Spring Hill Suites
1421 Olentangy River Road

University Plaza Hotel *includes University Shuttle Service
3110 Olentangy River Road
Phone: 614 267-7461

Varsity Inn South
1445 Olentangy River Road
Phone: 614 291-2983

Renaissance Hotel
50 N. Third St.
Phone: 614 228-5050

Red Roof Inn
441 Ackerman Rd.
Phone: 614 267-9941


You are responsible for transportation to/from the airport:
Inquire about available shuttle service to and from the airport as well as to campus from your lodging; some hotels provide one or both within given hours.

Other alternatives

  1. Taxi (Inquire about Ohio State University discounts)
    Yellow Cab (614) 444-4444
    Blue Cab (614) 268-4466
    Orange Cab (614) 414-0000
    Acme Taxi (614) 777-7777
  2. COTA (Central Ohio Transit Authority) City Bus: Ask for a transfer, $2.00 (local), $2.75 (express), transfers are free, or $4.50 for a one-day pass. All fares are subject to change. Visit COTA for up to date scheduling and fare information.

Campus Map (also download the OSU Mobile App!)


Please see information on our website. We recommend The Ohio Union parking garage on High St. and 12th. You can see other parking options here.