Address: 218 N College Ave Rio Grande, OH 45674 View Map

About Us

Rio Grande’s contemporary 190 acre campus is located in Rio Grande, Ohio, nestled in the beautiful rolling hills of the Southeastern region. The Rio Grande main campus is an oasis of learning, innovation, and technology in the region. Throughout our campus and regional centers, you’ll find our strengths lie in a faculty of teacher/scholars who are dedicated to both the academic and humanistic growth of every student. Rio provides programs that are academically challenging and have numerous opportunities for extracurricular involvement. As America’s unique private/public institution of higher education, Rio Grande’s mission is to provide learners the opportunity to attain a high-quality, high-value education. Our personalized, learner-centered environment promotes successful lives, careers, and responsible citizenship.

University of Rio Grande FAQ

What type of programs are offered at Rio Grande?
Rio offers a broad range of degree options no matter where in life your education needs are. Rio has masters, baccalaureate and associate degrees, along with a wealth of minors and certificate programs.

Are there tours available?
A personal visit is the most effective way to experience Rio Grande. We can customize your visit to your interests. You will speak with an admission representative, enjoy a student-guided tour and possibly observe class, meet with faculty members, and/or coaches. Our regular visit hours are Monday through Friday at 10:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. with campus tours to follow. Saturday visits may be arranged upon request.

When do I fill out the FAFSA?
You have to fill out the FAFSA every year you’re in school in order to stay eligible for federal student aid. The FAFSA becomes available in early January each year, and there are different deadlines for different programs.

Rio Grande Meigs Center
42377 Charles Chancey Drive, Pomeroy, Ohio 45769

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Rio Grande McArthur Center
307 West High St, McArthur, Ohio 45651

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Rio Grande Jackson Center
980 E. Main St, Jackson, Ohio 45640

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