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Wittenberg University

A Lutheran-affiliated liberal arts college in the heart of Southwest Ohio, Wittenberg enjoys a national reputation for excellent academic standards and is widely known for its friendly and welcoming atmosphere. Guests on our campus, which is recognized as one of America's most beautiful, will quickly feel the friendliness with the first of many "Wittenberg Hellos" during their visit.

Master's Programmes

Business & Management (1)
Computer Science & IT (1)
Education & Training (1)
Hospitality, Leisure & Sports (1)
Natural Sciences & Mathematics (1)



These traditions have been created by an inimitable history that began in 1845. Together, Wittenberg's history and traditions make the university the distinctive place it is today.


As a nationally ranked Lutheran-affiliated liberal arts college, Wittenberg University enjoys an outstanding reputation for excellent academic standards, vibrant coursework in the arts, sciences and humanities, as well as distinct pre-professional programs including business and nursing.


Examples of research projects at Wittenberg:

  • Computational studies of protein folding with Dr. Anderson
  • Electrode modification studies with Dr. Cline
  • Spectroscopy studies of silver colloids with Dr. Dudek
  • Spectroscopic and computational studies of organic molecules with Dr. Houseknecht
  • Green approaches to organic synthesis with Dr. Hanson

Global Student Satisfaction Awards 2019

GSSA 2019

The Global Student Satisfaction Awards empower students across the globe to determine the best universities of 2019. By rating institutions on a scale from 1 to 5, on multiple studies-related questions, we found the top educators in the world.

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Housing services

Student housing includes all residence halls and University-owned houses and apartments, including some Greek-chapter houses. Greek-chapter houses which are owned by the Greek organization and recognized by the University and the residents within those houses are still subject to policies outlined in the Student Handbook and the Fraternity and Sorority manual from the Office of Student Involvement.

Library services

  • Research Help Desk
  • Audio-Visual Services
  • Wide-Format Printing
  • FormsInterlibrary Loan
  • Archives Retrieval Request
  • Storage Retrieval Request

ICT services

Wittenberg's Information Technology Services (ITS) Department is committed to ensuring students, faculty, staff and alumni have a productive, enjoyable and meaningful experience using university technology.

Medical services

Located in the Joseph C. Shouvlin Center for Lifelong Learning, adjacent to the Benham-Pence Student Center, the Health Center is staffed by a team of medical professionals who are committed to providing the best in care to our campus community.

Student Life

Campus life

At Wittenberg, we strive to provide a friendly, dynamic, down-to-earth atmosphere in residence halls and Witten'burbs. Student interests can turn into powerful passions as a result of living and participating in environments, gathering places, recreational opportunities, annual events and organizations that promote diversity and inclusiveness. Residence life at Wittenberg provides students with unique experiences to inspire them to live out the Wittenberg motto, "Having light, we pass it on to others."

Sports facilities

Club Sports and Recreation student organizations at Wittenberg University provide opportunities for students to participate in a variety of sports and recreational activities. Since students develop and organize their own organizations, they have the opportunity to demonstrate and develop their leadership and decision making skills. Students organize each club or organization under the direction of the Office of Student Involvement.

Student clubs

  • Student Senate
  • Union Board
  • Interfraternity Council
  • Panhellenic Council
  • WUSO 89.1FM
  • Residential Housing  Association
  • Student Alumni Board


Wittenberg University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) and has been accredited since 1916

Student Reviews

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Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

My experience is average till date, they charge alot of extra charges and also don't take enough steps for developing student's knowledge. But the faculty is quite good except one or two.

Springfield, Ohio, United States


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