News - Human Resources at Ohio State



Gene Smith Named Sports Business Journal AD of the Year

The Ohio State University Vice President and Director of Athletics, Gene Smith, was awarded Athletic Director of the Year by Sports Business Journal. One of four nominees, Smith was given...

Craig Stone Appointed Chief of The Ohio State University Police Division

Craig Stone has been named chief of The Ohio State University Police Division. He joined Ohio State in 2015 as deputy chief, and later served as acting chief following the...

Ohio State Named Best Columbus Employer by (614) Magazine

The Ohio State University has been recognized as the “Best Columbus Employer” for the third consecutive year by the (614) Magazine ColumBEST awards. Additionally, the Wexner Medical Center won “Best...

Revised Background Check Policy to be Effective June 1

The Ohio State University’s Information Risk Management Program requires each college and business unit to manage information risks. As part of this program, the university has defined Information Security Control...

Federal Regulations Expand Overtime Eligibility

Changes to the federal Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) released by the U.S. Department of Labor on May 18, 2016, updated the criteria determining which employees are eligible for overtime...

Ohio State Faculty and Staff Celebrate Diversity through Art

Faculty and staff showcased their artistic talents on Friday, April 22, for more than 50 Ohio State faculty, staff, students and Columbus community members who gathered to celebrate diversity and...

Distinguished Staff Awards Honor Significant Contributions by Outstanding Ohio State Staff

The Distinguished Staff Award, the university’s highest staff recognition, celebrates staff members who have made an impact at The Ohio State University. Each year, the award honors 12 staff members...

Distinguished Diversity Enhancement Awards Celebrate Important Diversity and Inclusion Work throughout Ohio State

In support of encouraging important diversity work throughout the university, the Distinguished Diversity Enhancement Award annually recognizes up to five recipients for exceptional diversity efforts.

Join The Rivals Challenge and Make Every Minute Count

On May 2, 2016, the biggest wellness challenge in university history begins – The Rivals Challenge.

Update on HR Service Delivery

HR Service Delivery is the multiyear initiative to improve the ease, consistency and effectiveness of HR at Ohio State. The initial goals of HR Service Delivery are to standardize the...



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.