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Law Housing

Housing Options

On and Off Campus

Ohio Northern University and the village of Ada offer many housing options for students. Two on-campus apartment complexes are available for law and graduate students looking for the convenience of campus living. There are also many off-campus apartments, houses and duplexes available for rent and purchase, all within walking distance of the college.

More information can be found on the Admitted Students page under Orientation. Please contact Residence Life at 419-772-2430 for further information.


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Summer Starter Students – Students enrolled in the Summer Starter Program will be able to register for housing once they submit their seat deposit and receive their usename and login information from the Office of Law Admissions. Students will use their ONU username and password to complete the housing application.  

Fall Students – Students beginning in the fall semester will be able to register for on-campus housing once they submit their second seat deposit and receive receive their usename and login information from the Office of Law Admissions. Students will use their ONU username and password to complete the housing application.  

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ONU also offers on-campus housing for students who seek the convenience of campus life. On-campus housing is coordinated by the University's Office of Residence Life. Polar Place Apartments and Courtyard Apartments are furnished two-person apartments featuring a shared common room (with kitchen) and a private bedroom. (Pictures provided below.) Polar Place Apartments also include free T-1 internet access, cable television, voicemail, all utilities and access to laundry facilities. Students have the option of rooming with either another first-year law student or a second-year law student. Meal plans can be purchased for use at all University dining facilities. There are a limited number of spots available for law students on a first-come, first-served basis. For more information, please visit the ONU Residence Life office.

Apartment Amenities

  • Two networked computer outlets per room
  • Three to five electrical outlets
  • ONU cable-television service in all rooms
  • Wall-to-wall carpeting
  • Extra-long twin beds (loftable units provided)
  • Desk, desk chair, shelving, towel rack, mirror and closet in all rooms
  • Overhead lighting
Apartments include kitchens with:
  • Refrigerator, stove and oven, microwave, disposal, and counter or small table with two chairs
  • Some include dishwashers and disposals
Apartments include living room with:
  • Couch, chair, and two end tables


Law Apartment Floor Plans:

Courtyard North First Floor: Floor Plan  |  Courtyard South First Floor: Floor Plan   |   Polar Place First Floor: Floor Plan

Law Apartment Photos:

Living Area: Courtyard   |   Kitchen: Courtyard   |   Kitchen/Living Area: Courtyard   |   Bedroom: Courtyard



2019 Off-Campus Landlord List>> 

The village of Ada provides inexpensive off-campus housing and a low cost of living far below national averages. Monthly rental fees can range from $300to $650 depending on décor, location, and whether the student is living alone or with a roommate. Many rental locations are within walking distance of the College of Law, restaurants and other shops along Main Street in Ada.

ONU has provided a search tool through College Campus Connection to serve students looking for off-campus housing in the Ada area. All landlords listed have signed the non-discriminatory housing policy as required by the federal government. Other arrangements are between the landlord and the tenant. Please note that ONU has not inspected the listings on this site. Listing apartments does not constitute endorsement. Please inspect an apartment before signing a lease.