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Ohio Dominican University

Phone: (614) 251-4500 Fax: (614) 251-4634 View Additional Phone Numbers 1216 Sunbury Rd, Columbus, OH 43219 View Additional Web Addresses

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Ohio Dominican University is a comprehensive, four-year, private, liberal arts and master’s institution, founded in 1911 in the Catholic Dominican tradition by the Dominican Sisters of Peace. The University has approximately 2,700 students and offers undergraduate degrees in 45 majors and nine graduate degree programs. At ODU, students connect their passion with a purpose.

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Reason for Rating

BBB rating is based on 13 factors. Get the details about the factors considered.

Factors that affect the rating for Ohio Dominican University include:

  • Length of time business has been operating
  • Complaint volume filed with BBB for business of this size
  • Response to 1 complaint(s) filed against business
  • Resolution of complaint(s) filed against business

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Customer Complaints Summary Read complaint details

1 complaint closed with BBB in last 3 years | 0 closed in last 12 months
Complaint Type Total Closed Complaints
Advertising/Sales Issues 0
Billing/Collection Issues 0
Delivery Issues 0
Guarantee/Warranty Issues 0
Problems with Product/Service 1
Total Closed Complaints 1

Customer Reviews Summary Read customer reviews

0 Customer Reviews on Ohio Dominican University
Customer Experience Total Customer Reviews
Positive Experience 0
Neutral Experience 0
Negative Experience 0
Total Customer Reviews 0

Additional Information

BBB file opened: May 02, 1967 Business started: 01/01/1911 in OH
Type of Entity

Educational Institution

Business Management
Dr. Peter Cimbolic , President Mr. Mark Cooper, VP for Marketing and Public Relations Ms. Clair Knapp, VP for Business and Administration Ms. Vickie Steele, Controller Ms. Linda Wolf, Assoc VP for Academic Affairs
Contact Information
Principal: Dr. Peter Cimbolic , President
Principal: Mr. Mark Cooper, VP for Marketing and Public Relations
Customer Contact: Ms. Linda Wolf, Assoc VP for Academic Affairs
Business Category

Schools - Academic - Colleges & Universities

Products & Services

Ohio Dominican University sells the following brand(s): N/A

Ohio Dominican University offers the following product(s): N/A

Method(s) of Payment

Credit Card  - You can pay online with a credit card (Visa, MasterCard, Discover or American Express) or electronic check. If paying by credit card, you will be responsible for the non-refundable 2.75% convenience fee. If you use your debit card as a credit card, you will be charged the 2.75% convenience fee. 

Electronic Check - You can pay your bill online with your bank checking or savings account by entering your routing and account numbers in the appropriate fields. The amount will be debited directly from your bank account. You will not be charged the convenience fee if you pay by electronic check. 

Paper Check - Although you will not receive paper bills or statements anymore, you can still pay with a paper check by mailing it to ODU's Bursar Office. You will not be charged the convenience fee when you pay by paper check.

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BBB Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating Overview

BBB Customer Reviews Rating represents the customers opinions of the business. The Customer Review Rating is based on the number of positive, neutral and negative customer reviews posted that are calculated to produce a score.

Customer Review Experience Value
Positive Review 5 points per review
Neutral Review 3 points per review
Negative Review 1 point per review

BBB letter grades represent the BBB's opinion of the business. The BBB grade is based on BBB file information about the business. In some cases, a business' grade may be lowered if the BBB does not have sufficient information about the business despite BBB requests for that information from the business.

BBB Letter Grade Scale

BBB Rating Value
A+ 5
A 4.66
A- 4.33
B+ 4
B 3.66
B- 3.33
C+ 3
C 2.66
C- 2.33
D+ 2
D 1.66
D- 1.33
F 1
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Star Rating scale

  Average Score
5 stars 5.00
4.5 stars 4.50-4.99
4 stars 4.00-4.49
3.5 stars 3.50-3.99
3 stars 3.00-3.49
2.5 stars 2.50-2.99
2 stars 2.00-2.49
1.5 stars 1.50-1.99
1 star 0-1.49

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