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Join the Rio Family

There is something special about Rio. Here you'll find your place amongst friends and professors who want to see your success. 

2023-24 River States Champs

Vibrant Campus Community

A supportive, friendly atmosphere with plenty of ways to get involved.

Campus Life

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Education Made Affordable

Cost shouldn't be a burden when you're investing in yourself.

Affordability & Aid

Achieve Your Academic Goals

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Non-Degree Academic Opportunities

Professional & Technical Certificates

Further your career and increase marketability to employers

Earn College Credit with the College Credit plus Program

Earning college credits now gives you a jump start on your degree at no cost.

Explore Campus Community

There is something for everyone at Rio. Get the most from your college experience by getting involved in any of the 60+ clubs and organizations. 

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Campus Organization

Greek Life

Rio's Greek organizations on campus provide opportunities for growth in leadership, service, and lifelong friendships. 

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Commuter Council

The Commuter Council connects students not living on campus. Share ideas and thoughts on how to enhance the commuters' college experience.

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Co-Curricular Organizations

Social Work Council

Social Work Student Council provides a stimulant to scholastic achievement, become actively involved in voluntary social work, be a voice for the wants and needs of social work majors and promote fellowship among social work students.

Regional Campuses

Ohio River Barge

Not near Main campus? No problem.

We have four additional regional academic centers! Register, get advice, and take classes in Jackson, McArthur, Piketon, or Pomeroy.

Learn more!

Take a Tour

Admissions Representatives are looking forward to showing you our beautiful campus. Schedule a tour today.

Marinda Cook

  • Admissions Representative