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Glass Breakers: Ohio State Women You Should Know

The President and Provost’s Council on Women has recognized five Ohio State Glass Breakers. Glass Breakers are faculty and staff members of extraordinary achievement, whose work has improved workplace culture for...

Ohio State Named One of the Nation’s Best Employers

Forbes has named The Ohio State University as one of America’s Best Employers in 2016. The university ranked 53rd in Forbes’ list of 500 employers—securing the top spot in the...

New HR Website Improves Faculty and Staff User Experience

onCampus, Ohio State’s faculty and staff newspaper, in its final issue included a feature story about the new Human Resources website. Click here to read more about the new HR...

Important Update for Flexible Spending Account Participants

Ohio State’s Flexible Spending Account (FSA) vendor, TASC, transitioned to a new system platform during March 2016, temporarily affecting access to FSA accounts for enrolled participants. As of March 23,...

Welcome to the New HR Website

I am excited and pleased to introduce our recently redesigned Office of Human Resources website. The OHR website now reflects input and feedback from many faculty, staff and student employees...

Ohio State Named One of 2016 Most Promising Places to Work in Student Affairs

Ohio State has been listed as one of 19 universities to be awarded 2016 Most Promising Places to Work in Student Affairs, according to a national study.

History of Convictions Questions Removed from Ohio State Applications

Changes in Ohio law necessitate the removal of any questions related to applicants’ history of convictions from all Ohio State employment applications by March 11, 2016, including student employment applications,...

Register to Receive 2015 Tax Statements Electronically

Online W-2’s are generally available earlier than mailed copies and can be printed, saved and downloaded into most tax software. To register to receive an electronic version of your 2015...

Staff Career Development Grant Applications Accepted Until January 31

The Office of Human Resources, in partnership with USAC, offers staff an opportunity to further their growth and development. The Staff Career Development Grant awards up to $1,000 for individuals...

2016 Affirmative Action Projects and Activities

The Ohio State University is a diverse community of people and ideas. As part of the university’s commitment to diversity, Ohio State aims to be a standard of excellence for...



Bucks for Charity raises more than $1.2 million for central Ohio community

Ohio State faculty, staff and retirees are making a difference in the community and, this year, contributed $1,235,882 to help support local organizations.

Form 1095-C now available

Employees who consented to receive the 2017 tax form 1095-C electronically can now access it in Employee Self Service. For those who did not consent, the form has been mailed to home addresses on file in the HR System.

Weather-related resources and closing reminders

With winter upon us, it’s important to be aware of the university’s weather-related resources and policy, and know how to check the university’s status.

Ohio State named Champion of Opportunity

Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities (OOD) has recognized The Ohio State University as an inclusive workplace and acknowledge the university’s innovative recruitment and retention of individuals with disabilities.


Enrollment open for summer term dependent tuition assistance

The dependent tuition assistance enrollment window for summer semester 2018 opens Monday, March 12, and closes June 15. Dependent tuition assistance applications must be submitted each term.

Lucy Loves Lucy

FOD Custodian Lucille Talbert has made changes for her own health and well-being – starting by walking around the Oval during her breaks and now taking Zumba classes through Your Plan for Health. Learn more about how she incorporates wellness activities into her daily routine.

Staff Benefits and Wellness Expo

The University Staff Advisory Committee is hosting the inaugural Staff Benefits and Wellness Expo on Tuesday, March 13, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Ohio Union. The expo will offer mini-breakout sessions, biometric screenings, professional headshots, department representatives and local organizations.

Creating great experiences for guests and coworkers is Scott Dickson’s mission

Scott’s Dickson’s dedication to making Jerome Schottenstein Center events safe and enjoyable extends even further than the 800,000 annual guests. He is equally passionate about creating memorable experiences for his coworkers and treating them like family.

Lunch & Learn: Women's HERstory Program with Susan Basso

The Association of Staff and Faculty Women (ASFW) is hosting a conversation with Susan Basso, Senior Vice President for Talent, Culture and Human Resources, on Thursday, March 8, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
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