About Youngstown State University

Youngstown State University is a comprehensive urban research university that offers nearly 14,000 students more than 135 undergraduate and graduate programs backed by a strong tradition of teaching, scholarship and public service. As a major educational and economic development resource in the region, YSU is known for its focus on academic research and creative programs that transform its students into successful professionals, scholars and leaders. Located in the heart of the Tech Belt between Cleveland and Pittsburgh, YSU provides opportunities for students to actively participate with accomplished faculty, often in one-on-one settings, on advanced research and creative collaborations. The beautiful 145-acre campus includes high-tech classrooms, state-of-the-art labs and performance facilities, a variety of on-campus housing options and recreational facilities among the best in the nation. The university's 18 athletics teams, including the four-time national champion football team, compete on the Division I NCAA level, while the Dana School of Music and the Department of Theater and Dance offer a variety of performances on and off campus. For more information, visit www.ysu.edu.

Achievement

Youngstown State University students make presentations at national meeting

Twenty-one students representing Youngstown State University's Scholars and Honors Program were selected to present 11 proposals at the 49th annual meeting of the National Collegiate Honors Council in Colorado.

7 days ago
Theater or Musical Achievement

Youngstown State University students participate in Dana Young Artist Competition

The competition, which includes a variety of instrumental and vocal performances, is open to juniors, seniors and graduate students in YSU's Dana School of Music.

9 days ago
Achievement

YSU students serve as Peer Mentors

Peer Mentors help guide first-year YSU students toward the path of success.

about 1 month ago
Scholarship

Youngstown State University business students named Beeghly Fellows

Six YSU business students have been selected as the John D. Beeghly Fellows for the 2014 Fall Semester. The program provides students with up to a $2,500 stipend and the opportunity to work on a variety of projects with clients of the Ohio Small Business Development Center and the International T...

about 1 month ago
Achievement

2014 Youngstown State University Homecoming Court

"Bright Lights, Red City" is the theme for Youngstown State University's 2014 Homecoming festivities.

about 1 month ago