Ohio State University students cramming for finals soon will have more caffeinated beverages within reach.

Sweetwaters Coffee & Tea, based in Michigan, is slated to open soon at 15 E. 17th Ave. in Columbus, near the Ohio State campus.

The 1,700-square-foot cafe, the third in central Ohio, will offer a globally inspired menu featuring premium coffees, teas, pastries, sandwiches and salads, according to information from the company.

The other local Sweetwaters are in Dublin’s Bridge Park and off Lyra Drive, near Polaris Fashion Place.

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