Student Cooperative Organization (SCO) operated the Firehouse co-op in Athens, Ohio. Formerly known as ACME co-op, SCO was formed in 1990 as part of a larger collection of co-ops called NASCO Properties (North American Students of Cooperation). The Firehouse was established in its current location in 2015.
Student Cooperative Organization (SCO) exists to provide affordable housing for Ohio University students and Athens residents.
Everyone has a weekly chore assignment. Labor is assigned by hours.