As a graduate student of the John Glenn College of Public Affairs, you not only find yourself as a part of the Glenn College family, but as a student and member of The Ohio State University. You are a Buckeye! As such, there are many additional resources available to our students across the Columbus campus.
While you are at Ohio State, you will interact with the Graduate School on a regular basis. The Graduate School acts as the governing administrative body for all graduate programs at Ohio State and maintains the integrity of Ohio State’s graduate degrees. As such, all graduate students are beholden to the rules and deadlines set forth in the Graduate School Handbook.
The Graduate School provides essential services that support the work of graduate students, faculty, and staff. They have specific assistance for:
The following centralized offices can assist students across Ohio State’s campus with a variety of questions or concerns:
The Department of Recreational Sports offers members of The Ohio State University community an extraordinary experience to live active and meaningful lives while on-campus. Recreational Sports is enhanced by its award winning indoor and outdoor facilities, including five indoor locations and more than 90 acres of outdoor space.
The Ohio Union exists to enhance the collegiate experience through quality programs, retail offerings, and involvement opportunities in a dynamic, inclusive environment. The Union acts as a home for many of the student organizations on campus, holds most University wide events, and also houses the Discount Ticket Program.
The extensive University Libraries provide patrons with access to information at 15 locations across the Columbus campus. The William Oxley Thompson Library is the main university library on campus and provides a variety of study spaces, an extensive collection, and faculty and staff to help with research.
David Lincove, the Glenn College’s librarian, maintains a page of Public Affairs Resources.