Directions, Parking, and Arrival

The Columbus Suburban College Fair is held at the Clements Recreation Center on the campus of Otterbein University in Westerville Ohio. Westerville is a suburb, northeast of Columbus.

PARKING/LOCATION – College Representatives Only
  • 180 Center Street, Westerville, OH 43081 is Clement Recreation Center address.
  • Local Police and College Fair Staff will assist with parking.
  • Parking Pass – this will be provided with the confirmation email at the end of August.
  • 11:00 get checked-in and set up your table!
  • The buffet is 11 – 12:30; arrive early and relax with your colleagues!
  • Drop off Access is not available after 12:30!
  • Student/Parent Shuttle service to campus begins at 12:30 – there are several buses transporting hundreds of visitors! Parking will become very difficult.
  • College Fair begins at 1:00.
DROP OFF SERVICE – available until 12:30 when Police will block access!
  • See map at top of this page showing college rep parking and Clements Center.
  • If you wish to drop off your materials LOOK FOR CHECK-IN SIGNS as you approach the Clements Recreation Center. Students will help you unload and take your materials to your table.
  • NOTE
    • This is a small turnaround area.
    • Please pull up as far as you can and do not block others trying to unload.
    • Do not leave your vehicle unattended.

    If you need overnight accommodations for your visit to the Columbus Suburban College Fair, you’ll find a variety of hotels conveniently located near campus. Use this link for a list of nearby hotels listed on the Otterbein website. Scroll down to “Places to stay.”