News and Notes

Sep 28, 2017

Ohio State to cover full cost of tuition for Ohio Pell families

This unprecedented expansion of affordability efforts will close the remaining gap after state and federal aid. – via Ohio State News
Sep 28, 2017

Ohio State joins Big Ten Voting Challenge to help boost student voting

Ohio State faces off against 13 other schools in an effort to support civic engagement. – via Ohio State News
Sep 05, 2017

A Message from President Drake: DACA Decision

Our university derives great strength from bringing together outstanding individuals from a wide variety of backgrounds and experiences. Inclusive excellence enriches our pursuit, discovery and sharing of knowledge.
Aug 25, 2017

A Message from President Drake: Time and Change Strategic Plan

Ohio State's strategic plan, titled Time and Change, builds on our existing strengths by setting forth five pillars of broad focus.
Aug 22, 2017

Welcome Week

Each new academic year brings renewed energy and opportunity to our campuses across Ohio. It is a privilege and a pleasure to share this time with you.
Aug 07, 2017

President Drake’s 2017 State Tour Highlights Ohio State’s Far-Reaching Impact

President Michael V. Drake visited more than a dozen towns and villages across Ohio during the two legs of his annual State Tour. View highlights.
Jun 06, 2017

Inaugural President’s Prize winner to highlight Unity Fridge project through ‘takeover’ of President Drake’s Twitter

2017 President's Prize winner Maggie Griffin took the reins of President Drake's Twitter account on June 8 to highlight her Unity Fridge project.
May 31, 2017

‘I won’t give up’: How first-generation students see college

May 31, 2017 - Getting into college and making it through can be hard no matter what your circumstances. But for first-generation students — the first in their families to attend college — the challenges are even greater because they must tackle them largely on their own. – via The New York Times
Apr 26, 2017

Focusing on the Feds

The Economic Club of Washington, D.C., President David M. Rubenstein led a discussion April 25 with Ohio State University President Michael Drake, Harvard University President Drew Gilpin Faust and Stanford University President Marc Tessier-Lavigne. – via Inside Higher Ed