Intern Housing at Otterbein

The Otterbein University Office of Events and Conference is now offering year-round intern housing for qualified college students. Housing will be offered primarily in the summer months and each semester of the academic school year. Eligible individuals must be enrolled in a degree-seeking program and be actively involved in research or academic internship program in the Columbus area. Eligible interns do not need to be an Otterbein student to enroll in the Intern Housing Program.

All Intern Housing participant will reside in on-campus buildings designed specifically for the program. Westerville is a residential community of 36,000 residents on the northeast side of Columbus, Ohio, offering a small-town atmosphere with all the conveniences and opportunities of a big city. Otterbein’s 140-acre campus is accented by a historic Towers Hall, which was constructed in 1872 and listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Otterbein is regionally-accredited liber arts university. Since its founding in 1847, Otterbein has been recognized for its pace-setting ideals, its ground-breaking integrative studies curriculum, its standing among the country’s first co-education institutions, and its commitment to serve the public good. Otterbein’s Office of Events and Conferences has the resources to help you achieve your goals and ensure a successful experience.

Participants in this program must be at least 18 years of age or older and must stay for at least a twenty-one-day period.

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Matthew R. D’Oyly '04
Director, Events and Conferences

Lexi McNeal '23
Coordinator, Events and Conferences

Justin Akers
Technology Coordinator, Events and Conferences

Taylor Shimp '25
Graduate Assistant, Events and Conferences