Salem is located in Columbiana County, approximately twenty miles southwest of Youngstown, Ohio on Route 62. The campus, located two miles south of the manufacturing town of Salem, is composed of over forty acres and is centrally located among the metropolitan areas of Youngstown, Akron, Canton, Cleveland and Pittsburgh. Living within driving distance of these cities enables students to take advantage of the cultural attractions of large cities. Major airlines have service as close as the Pittsburgh, Akron-Canton, Cleveland, and Youngstown airports.
The diversified industries of the Salem area make it a fast-growing community and offer the working student suitable employment. This secluded area, just a short distance from the bustle of secular business, gives one a feeling of security in an atmosphere that is truly spiritual. Located in the beautiful, rolling hills of northeastern Ohio, the Allegheny Wesleyan College campus is enhanced by the seasonal beauties of nature. The rural atmosphere is of spiritual and physical benefit.