Modern Student Living.

We offer individual leases on our two bedroom, three bedroom and four bedroom apartments. This means you are only responsible for your rent! Every bedroom also gets their own private bathroom. River Gate is nestled in the heart of South Green at Ohio University. A short walk to the OU campus and Court Street, River Gate is both a convenient and smart choice for student living in Athens. Our modern Resident Life Center features a bistro with gourmet coffee and cyber lounge with expansive views to the resort-style pool, private study rooms, 24-hour fitness center, gaming room, and an underground parking garage.

  • Modern Resident Life Center
  • Heated Resort-Style Pool
  • 24-Hour State-of-the-Art Fitness Center
  • Pool Volleyball
  • Gourmet Coffee Bar
  • Cyber Lounge
  • Private Group Study Rooms
  • Underground Parking Garage
  • HD Cable with HBO
  • High Speed Internet
  • Tanning Beds
  • Bike Racks
  • Close to Bike Path
  • Business Center
  • Gaming Room
  • Social Events
  • Social Events
  • Extremely Close to Campus
  • River Views
  • Fully Furnished
  • Granite Countertops
  • Breakfast Bar
  • Individual Balconies
  • Air Conditioning

The Newman

The Lauer

The Arsenio

The O’Neil

The Cartwright

The Anderson


Ohio University was founded in 1804 in Athens, Ohio. Located near Hocking Hills, OU offers a rural setting on it’s 1,850 acre campus. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 21,000 students from nearly every state and over 100 nations.  Ohio University’s Division I sports teams are called the Bobcats and compete in the Mid-American Conference in all sports.

At the undergraduate level, Ohio University offers more than 250 areas of undergraduate study. On the graduate level, the University grants master’s and Ph.D. degrees in many of its major academic divisions and doctoral degrees in selected departments.