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Ohio State named best Columbus employer by (614) Magazine

For the fourth consecutive year, The Ohio State University has been named “Best Columbus Employer” by the (614) Magazine ColumBEST awards. Additionally, the Ohio State Wexner Medical Center was awarded...

Distinguished Staff Awards honor contributions by exceptional Ohio State staff

Annually, 12 staff members are honored for their remarkable accomplishments, leadership and contributions to Ohio State.

Ohio State Homeownership Incentive Program expands to Near East Side

Becoming a homeowner is now easier for Ohio State employees who want to live closer to university facilities east of downtown Columbus.

OHR Customer Service begins summer hours

Beginning May 8, walk-in and phone support will be available 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Distinguished Diversity Enhancement Awards recognize exceptional faculty, staff and students for important diversity work

On April 18, President Drake presented the 2017 recipients a plaque and $1,200 cash award in recognition of their important work.

Partnership will recruit and retain individuals with disabilities for Ohio State careers

The Ohio State University and Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities (OOD), the state agency responsible for workforce development and placement of individuals with disabilities, have partnered to place an OOD career specialist exclusively at Ohio State.

Coming May 1 - The Scarlet vs. Gray Showdown

YP4H is introducing The Scarlet vs. Gray Showdown - a new physical activity team challenge taking place May 1 – June 25.

Learn about Ohio State’s HRA from Brutus Buckeye

The Health Reimbursement Account (HRA) toolkit now includes scenarios featuring Brutus Buckeye to help you navigate using your HRA.

Recent Ohio State faculty and staff honors

Recently, Ohio State faculty and staff members have been honored with prestigious awards and recognition for their hard work and commitment to excellence.

Engagement in wellness programs leads to greater health outcomes

Earlier this month, the annual State of Health and Wellness in Buckeye Nation address highlighted the impact wellness initiatives are contributing to faculty and staff health outcomes.



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.