• A Look at Jackie O’s Pub & Brewery

    A Look at Jackie O’s Pub & Brewery

    We at University Commons believe Athens, Ohio is a special place to call home, and part of what makes the area so worthwhile is the variety of local businesses who contribute to our unique community. With that in mind, we […]

     
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    Q&A with Angie Pyle, Co-Owner of Donkey Coffee

    As a premier apartment complex in Athens, we’re dedicated to making students’ time at Ohio University as fulfilling as possible. One way in which this dedication shows is through our local business spotlights. By interviewing local businesses, we hope our […]

     
  • Casa Nueva Spotlight

    Casa Nueva Spotlight

    At University Commons, we’re dedicated to making students’ time in Athens as fulfilling as possible. Part of that dedication includes spotlighting local businesses we’re sure our residents will love. In this post we’ll focus on restaurant and bar Casa Nueva, […]

     
  • Changing Your University Commons Air Filter

     

     
  • How to Pay Your Rent Online

    How to Pay Your Rent Online

    Step by Step directions to set up a resident account for online payments. 1. Go to www.oucommons.com. In the top right corner, click pay online. 2. Under New Users Registration; fill in your personal information. For the property drop down […]

     
  • Athens Fun in the Sun!

    Athens Fun in the Sun!

    Looking for something to do?  Although summer classes are in session, there are still fun things to do in Athens. -Have a picnic or BBQ with friends here at the Commons -Enjoy a nice relaxing swim in the pool -Visit […]

     
  • Banana Ice Cream Recipe

    Banana Ice Cream Recipe

    Finding yummy desserts that are also healthy can be a challenge. One of my favorite snacks is Frozen Banana and Peanut Butter Ice Cream. Check out the recipe below! Serving Size: 1  1 Frozen Banana ¾ Cup of Milk 2 […]

     
  • Fest Safety in Athens, Ohio

    Fest Safety in Athens, Ohio

    Fest Season is upon us!!  Athens, Ohio has many different fests between now and the end of the semester.  Police presence will heavily increase during these weekends.  Here are a few things to remember and help keep you safe: –          If […]

     
  • 5 Fun Facts about St. Patrick’s Day

    5 Fun Facts about St. Patrick’s Day

    Four leaf clovers are considered lucky, each leaf means: faith, hope, love, and luck St. Patrick’s color was a light shade of blue. It only changed to green after it was linked to the Irish Independence movement in the late 18th […]

     
  • Spring Break in Ohio

    Spring Break in Ohio

    Spring break in Ohio is usually cold and in Athens it is very quiet. If you decided to stay in Ohio for Spring Break here is the University Commons Spring Break Challenge! Day One: Movie Marathon! There are so many […]