Entities

An entity is an umbrella for similar content channels and usually represents a unit or organization within the university.

Name Descripton
Affordable Learning Exchange Building excellent and affordable learning at Ohio State
Alumni Association The Ohio State University Alumni Association allows alumni to stay connected, engaged and enriched. Reconnect with former classmates; explore career, travel and volunteer opportunities; share your latest news; and register for events that will enhance your life.
Athletics, Department of The Ohio State University Department of Athletics sponsors 36 fully funded varsity teams – 17 for women, 16 for men and three that are co-educational – and is committed to providing its more than 1,000 student-athletes with the finest in academic and athletics support in order to ensure them of a quality and life-enhancing experience during their years at The Ohio State University. The Department of Athletics is completely self-supporting and receives no university monies, tax dollars or student fees.
Byrd Polar and Climate Research Center The Byrd Polar and Climate Research Center (BPCRC) at The Ohio State University is recognized internationally as a leader in polar, alpine, and climate research. Our research programs are conducted throughout the world. The Center is named in honor of Admiral Richard E. Byrd, America's most famous polar explorer. There are ten research groups at BPCRC, along with a Library, Archival Program, the Polar Rock Repository, and a team of support staff. Research at the Center focuses on the role of cold regions in the Earth's overall climate system, and encompasses geological sciences, geochemistry, glaciology, paleoclimatology, meteorology, remote sensing, ocean dynamics, and the history of polar exploration. In addition, BPCRC maintains the Byrd Postdoctoral Fellowship Program, provides research opportunities and support for a number of graduate and undergraduate students, offers seminars and lectures on a frequent basis, and maintains a public Education & Outreach program.
Center for Higher Education Enterprise
College of Arts and Sciences The arts and sciences at Ohio State is the academic core and the heart of the university. The diversity, depth and breadth of our 80 major and 100 minor programs — from African American and African Studies to zoology and everything in between.
College of Dentistry The only public dental college in Ohio, The College of Dentistry has ten academic divisions representing all major dental specialties, patient care services, and community outreach and engagement programs.
College of Education and Human Ecology The College of Education and Human Ecology trains educators, researchers and professionals who are critical to shaping the academic success, health and well-being of future generations.
College of Engineering Channels for official organizations within the college including departments, centers, and business units.
College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences The College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences encompasses three important mission areas: undergraduate students on the Columbus and Wooster campuses, The Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center and Ohio State University Extension.
College of Medicine Our mission at The Ohio State University College of Medicine is to improve people’s lives through innovation in research, education and patient care.
College of Nursing The Ohio State University College of Nursing is the world’s preeminent college known for accomplishing what is considered impossible through its transformational leadership and innovation in nursing and health, evidence-based practice and unsurpassed wellness. As part of the largest health science campus in the U.S., the College of Nursing offers seven innovative academic programs. The college’s graduate nursing programs are among the top 5% in the country, according to U.S. News and World Report, while its online graduate program is ranked 6th and its RN to BSN program is ranked 8th as part of Ohio State’s ranking for online bachelor’s degree programs. Annual college enrollment is approximately 1,950 students. The college celebrated its centennial in 2014.
College of Optometry The Ohio State University College of Optometry is one of the premier colleges of optometry in the U.S. It is the only optometry program in Ohio.
College of Pharmacy Mission: The Ohio State University College of Pharmacy advances the pharmacy profession and patient-centered care across Ohio and around the globe through innovative teaching and practice, ground-breaking research, and transformative outreach and engagement.
College of Public Health Mission: To protect and improve the health of the people of Ohio, the nation and the world. Through interdisciplinary research, we seek to understand the forces that affect public health and the delivery of health services. We prepare the next generation of public health practitioners, health care managers and scholars. Collaborating with government agencies and other partners, we develop solutions to current and emerging public health problems.
College of Public Health Alumni Society
College of Social Work OUR MISSION: The College of Social Work, through excellence in teaching, research, and service, prepares leaders who enhance individual and community well-being, celebrate difference, and promote social and economic justice for vulnerable populations. The College fosters social change through collaboration with individuals, families, communities, and other change agents to build strengths and resolve complex individual and social problems. As an internationally recognized College, we build and apply knowledge that positively impacts Ohio, the nation, and the world.
College of Veterinary Medicine
CSMI The Cooperative Science and Monitoring Initiative (CSMI) coordinates annual Great Lakes monitoring and research by United States and Canadian partners to support the restoration and protection of the Great Lakes. The CSMI is led by the Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement (GLWQA) Science Annex to address the science priorities of the GLWQA Lakewide Management Annex.
Cybersecurity
Discovery Themes The Discovery Themes initiative provides Ohio State with an unprecedented opportunity to find durable solutions to three of today’s—and tomorrow’s—most compelling global issues: health and wellness, energy and environment, and food production and security. This is the world’s agenda. And, through Discovery Themes, we are making it Ohio State’s.
Fisher College of Business
Health Sciences Library The Health Sciences Library, located in Prior Hall, provides innovative services and resources to support research, education, and patient care for Ohio State’s faculty, staff, and students, targeting the Colleges of Medicine, Nursing, Dentistry, Optometry, Public Health, the School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, as well as the Wexner Medical Center and James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute.
Health Services Management & Policy Alumni Society
John Glenn College of Public Affairs Pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree from the John Glenn College of Public Affairs is the place to launch a lifetime of making positive change in the world. Whether you see yourself tackling homelessness in your community, taming the growing national debt, or creating educational opportunities for impoverished women around the globe the Glenn College’s degree programs will prepare you with the skills, knowledge and experiences to get things done. What separates the students at the Glenn College from everyone else? Our graduates have the tools to make their passion their life’s work.
Learning Technologies Graduate Program College of Education and Human Ecology - Department of Educational Studies - Learning Technologies Graduate Program
Nisonger Center The Ohio State University Nisonger Center was founded in 1966, among the first group of federally funded University Centers for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities. We are widely respected for our interdisciplinary research, education and clinical services. Nisonger Center is proud to be part of The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center and Office of Health Sciences. We have a strong and dynamic team of researchers, clinicians, teachers, staff and trainees who strive to improve the lives of persons with disabilities and their families across the lifespan.
Office of Academic Affairs The Office of Academic Affairs is the heart of the academic mission at The Ohio State University, led by the Executive Vice President and Provost.
Office of Administration and Planning A&P includes Department of Public Safety, Facilities Operations and Development, Transportation and Traffic Management, Planning and Real Estate, UniPrint, and WOSU Public Media.
Office of Distance Education and eLearning Advancing education through technology-empowered learning at Ohio State.
Office of Energy and Environment The university's Office of Energy and Environment facilitates and integrates activities dedicated to advancing education, research, and innovation for energy and the environment, emphasizing how those needs can be met sustainably.
Office of Human Resources News and updates for faculty and staff.
Office of International Affairs The Office of International Affairs helps facilitate the development and growth of the Global Gateways and oversees Study Abroad, International Students and Scholars, the Mershon Center for International Security Studies, and five Area Studies Centers. We sponsor and administer grants and scholarships for faculty, graduate and undergraduate student research, study abroad and independent study. We develop agreements with international academic institutions, host international delegations, and initiate and coordinate international education outreach activities and special events. #BuckeyesAbroad @osuglobal
Office of Outreach and Engagement Mutually beneficial partnerships and collaborations are central to both the definition of outreach and engagement and how the Office of Outreach and Engagement does its work. We exist to work in collaboration with faculty, staff, students, and units to enrich Ohio State’s partnerships with the community and to embed outreach and engagement into colleges and departments.
Office of Research Research is integral to the overall mission of The Ohio State University. To enhance the university’s research, outreach, and engagement activities, and fuel Ohio State’s commitment to economic development and the well-being of our community, top priorities for the Office of Research include increasing Ohio State’s participation in large-scale funding initiatives, improving the competitiveness of our researchers in their efforts to secure funding, and fostering economic development through enhanced industry-sponsored research and commercialization.
Office of Student Life We are dedicated to creating an extraordinary experience on and off The Ohio State University campus for students.
Office of the Chief Information Officer Ohio State's technology experts
Ohio Science Olympiad The nation's most exciting K-12 science competition!
Ohio Sea Grant and Stone Lab Ohio Sea Grant is a statewide program that supports greater knowledge and stewardship of Lake Erie and the Great Lakes through research, education and outreach. It is part of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Sea Grant College Program, which includes 32 state programs located in every coastal and Great Lakes state and Puerto Rico. Support of Ohio Sea Grant is provided by NOAA Sea Grant, the State of Ohio, The Ohio State University, Ohio State University Extension, and participating universities, agencies, and businesses. Established in 1895, Stone Laboratory is the oldest freshwater biological field station in the United States and the center of Ohio State University’s teaching and research on Lake Erie. The lab serves as a base for more than 65 researchers from 12 agencies and academic institutions, all working year-round to solve the most pressing problems facing the Great Lakes.
Ohio State News News and updates from Ohio State
Ohio State Optometry Services The Ohio State University College of Optometry has a rich tradition of producing leaders in eyecare. Our faculty optometrists are recognized experts in providing specialty optometric care such as contact lenses, low vision rehabilitation, binocular vision, vision therapy, pediatric optometry, and medical eyecare. Our clinical services strive to provide personalized care to meet the visual and eye health needs of all patients. Our facilities are equipped with new technology and exam procedures to provide contemporary care to patients of all ages.
onCampus Ohio State's faculty/staff newspaper
OSU Academy The Ohio State Academy is College Credit Plus at Ohio State.
Research Commons Research commons is place where researchers can connect with each other and with services that support and enable their work, and a campus hub for collaborative and interdisciplinary research across all fields, with a special focus on Data Management, Digital Humanities, and Geographic Information Systems (GIS).
School of Music
Tech Hub Tech Hub is the official technology store of The Ohio State University
Technology Commercialization Office The Technology Commercialization Office at Ohio State is dedicated to supporting academic and clinical researchers, inventors, colleges, and centers by advancing their discoveries and innovations to market.
Testing
The Middle East Studies Center
The Ohio State University at Lima The Ohio State University at Lima develops leaders and provides access to the resources and strength of the state’s top university. Ohio State Lima students earn their degrees from the No. 1 public university in the state, leveraging a Big 10 quality education with the affordability of a regional campus. Offering 11 bachelor's degree programs, four degree completion programs and access to the 200+ Ohio State majors, our students find a unique campus spirit with a truly personalized academic experience.