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Ohio State University Apartment Review: The Wellington

By Bella

In the search for an apartment near OSU in Columbus, students have a variety of different options. This is especially true for those seeking to make the most of the high-end amenities and updated features that many new student apartments provide.

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At Rambler, our leasing staff has supported numerous OSU students in finding their ideal apartment and guiding them through the process. Even though Rambler offers a variety of exceptional amenities and floor plans, we recognize the significance of exploring all possibilities.

If Rambler is on your list of potential student housing options, chances are you’re also exploring The Wellington.

To assist you in making an informed decision during your housing search, we’ve put together an honest review of The Wellington.

Columbus Apartment Review: The Wellington

Wellington near Ohio StatePhoto courtesy of The Wellington

The Basics

First, here are some quick facts to give you a feel of the Wellington community:

Address: 11 E 17th Ave, Columbus, OH

Neighborhood: University District

Year Built: 2018

Number of Beds: 446

Number of Units: 165

Number of Stories: 6


Located on High Street, directly across the street from Ohio State University’s campus and The Wexner Center for the Arts, and near other neighboring apartments including The View on High, the Wellington is a prime spot for students to live, offering easy access to various amenities and activities in the city. The ground floor features a small Target store, Huntington Bank, Chick-fil-A, Shawarma Bite, Buckeye Corner, and Sweetwaters Café.

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The Wellington offers a variety of indoor amenities, including a fitness center, an indoor parking garage, a clubhouse, a TV lounge, corporate suites, and a movie theater. Please note that pets are not allowed at The Wellington.

Indoor Amenity at the Wellington near OSUPhoto courtesy of The Wellington

The outdoor amenities at The Wellington include a courtyard with seating and hammocks.

Each unit comes fully furnished with high-speed Wi-Fi, a full-size washer/dryer, cable TV, and granite counters. Additionally, every unit comes with stainless steel appliances, including a dishwasher, refrigerator, oven, microwave, and ice maker.


The Wellington also offers assigned underground garage parking to residents for an additional monthly fee of $175, at the time of publication. If you have a bike, they also offer free bike storage for residents located in the garage, you’ll just need to register your bike.

Floorplans & Pricing

The Wellington has a fully furnished studio, 1×1, 2×2, 3×3, 4×3, and 4×4 floorplan options. Base rent for individual prices are currently listed on the property website, and, upon publication, range from the $1,200s to over $2,000 depending on the floor plan.

Some apartment layouts offer balconies for an additional monthly fee. This cost may vary depending on the number of roommates and the floor of the apartment. For more information, please contact The Wellington.

We hope that this review of The Wellington helped you understand more about your living options near OSU campus.

If you have any questions regarding Rambler or off-campus living, contact our leasing staff who are happy to answer any questions you may have during your housing search!


Bella is the Leasing & Marketing Team Leader at Rambler Columbus. She graduated from Northern Kentucky University. She is a lover of concerts and iced matcha lattes from Daydreamer!

April 08, 2024


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