Co-op Details

173 N Lancaster St
Athens, OH 45701
Basic Info:

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.

Mission Statement:

Student Cooperative Organization (SCO) exists to provide affordable housing for Ohio University students and Athens residents.

Type of Housing Offered: Single rooms, Double rooms
Number of Buildings: 1
Wheelchair Accessible:


Open to visitors?:


Approximate Monthly Rent Including Utilities:


Approximate Monthly Cost of Meal Plan if Applicable:


Labor Requirements:

Everyone has a weekly chore assignment. Labor is assigned by hours.

Shared Amenities: Communal spaces, Shared kitchen, Garden, Workshop, Shared tools, Parking, Bike storage, Washer and dryer, Wireless internet
Frequency of Shared Meals: