Rio's Memorial Belltower with autumn leaves and blue sky

About Rio

Fall day with students walking to class

Nestled in the beautiful rolling hills of Southeastern Ohio, Rio's 190-acre campus offers students the safety associated with a small town. The Rio Grande campus is an oasis of learning, innovation, and technology in the region. The institution's strengths lie in a faculty of teachers/scholars who are dedicated to both the academic and humanistic growth of every student; programs that are academically challenging and numerous opportunities for extracurricular involvement. As America's unique private/public institution of higher education, Rio's provides learners the opportunity to attain a high-quality, high-value education. Our personalized, learner-centered environment promotes successful lives, careers, and responsible citizenship.