Life at Ozyegin allows academic activities to coexist with social and sports events integrating in harmony. The university hosts a rich variety of sports activities on its indoor and outdoor sports facilities situated on its both campuses.
The fitness centers offer a full line of cardiovascular training equipment including treadmills, stationary bicycles, rowers, arc trainers as well as strength and weight training equipment and functional trainers. Sports areas also include recreation rooms with table tennis tables as well as aerobics studios where a wide range of group fitness classes are held.
The university’s Çekmeköy Campus also accommodates an Athletic Center that blends academic life with sports activities through its 1500 m2 indoor gym with a total capacity of 1200 persons (on a 13.000 m2 estate) offering 3 court alternatives, a 25-meter semi-Olympic swimming pool, as well as a 450 m2 fitness center and studios for aerobics, pilates, squash, kinesis, spinning and dance classes. In addition to all these, Özyeğin University enjoys an large number of students clubs and sports teams that promote students’ social, cultural, artistic and personal development. There are currently 19 student clubs and 12 sports teams on campus.
Situated on our Özyeğin University Çekmeköy Campus, our modern Athletic Center with 13 thousand square meters indoor area offers the following amenities;
A multi-purpose indoor gym with 1.500 audience capacity (Volleyball, Basketball, Tennis, Badminton),
A semi-Olympic indoor swimming pool with 5 lanes
1 Squash room, billiard room, chess room,
3 studios for dance, spinning and Pilates classes
Table Tennis area,
1 Open Tennis Court,
2 Basketball/Volleyball Courts,
1 Large Football Field with Synthetic Turf
Our aim is to offer our students not only high-caliber academic education, but also encourage them to adopt healthy lifestyle and exercise habits, instill team spirit, develop their self-esteem and equip them with developed athletic skills to empower them to lead a healthy and happy life.
Our 24 athletic teams represent our university in a wide array of public or private competitions, races and organizations at home or abroad.
Furthermore, our Athletic Center also offers optional trainings/courses in various sports branches.
OzU awards Athletic Scholarships to students with national or international athletic achievements in alignment with their accomplishments in the branches determined each year.
Our athletic amenities extend far beyond our Athletic Center…
We offer Sailing courses in Kalamış, and Horse Riding courses in Çekmeköy, and we plan to organize Rowing-Canoeing courses in Ömerli Dam around Çekmeköy. Furthermore, OzU Athletic Center also prepares university-wide fitness programs as well as personal fitness programs tailored specifically for your needs by our expert trainers.
On Campus Dining
Özyeğin University offers its students and staff healthy, hygienic and high-quality dining options in a comfortable and spacious atmosphere. Çekmeköy Campus also houses a rich array of cafeterias including Cafekol, Cozy Cafe, Cafe Nero, Harvest Cafe, Kahve Dünyası, Her Zamanki Yer Cafe, Cafe Pele, Yüzevler Kebab and Subway as well as numerous vending machines at the dormitories serving hot and cold beverages and snacks 24/7. Furthermore the campus also has a chain supermarket in the Student Center. Our campus is accessible by public transportation from every corner of the city. In addition, university also provides shuttle service for its staff and students from various points of the city to facilitate an easier access to its premises.
Bookstore and OzU Store
Our on-campus bookstore is at your service with not only textbooks for our preparatory and undergraduate programs but also English books and stationary. Furthermore, you can also purchase OzU branded merchandise at our on-campus OzU Store.
Copying & Printing
Our Copy Center offers copying, printing, and binding services on the ground floor of the Student Center for all students and staff every weekday from 08:30 to 17:30.
On our campus, a Healthcare Center is available which provides outpatient treatment. If deemed necessary, students and employees are referred to hospitals near the university for further examination and tests.
There are two health centers on our campus that offer outpatient treatment. The main Health Center is located in the Student Center building and is open from 07:00 to 19:00. The second health center, the infirmary, is located in Dorm 3 and is open from 19:00 to 07:00.
- There are campus physicians available 24/7 who provide medical examination and treatment as required.
- There is also a fully-equipped ambulance on site and a team of highly skilled and experienced paramedics who are specialized in emergency care. Our ambulance service is provided by Acıbadem Mobile Health Services.
- Cases that require additional medical attention are referred to the nearest hospitals.
- Our health center can be reached at 9112 (0216 564 9 112).
- Also, should you be unable to reach our health center by phone, please call our hotline at 9911 (0216 564 9 911).
Personal Accident Insurance
Students are covered by the Group Personal Accident Insurance as per the “General Provisions for Personal Accident Insurance” applicable in Turkey and abroad as well as the special terms and conditions and coverage stated on the insurance policy. Students benefit from the personal accident insurance free of charge. The personal accident insurance is not a private health insurance. This is a system which takes effect in case of any health problems that may arise due to accidents.