News - Human Resources at Ohio State



Ohio State celebrates veteran employees

Veteran employees of The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center were honored on Thursday, November 10, during the 2016 Veterans Day Luncheon.

Open Enrollment ends November 15

Open Enrollment for 2017 closed on November 15, 2016. If you have any questions, please contact the Office of Human Resources Customer Service at, (614) 292-1050 or 1-800-678-6010. Open...

Gaining efficiencies from recent move to electronic hiring forms and personnel records

With the implementation of electronic hiring forms and personnel records for campus faculty, staff and student employees, human resources processes at The Ohio State University are becoming more efficient and...

Beth Snoke recognized for leadership in alternative fuel adoption

Beth Snoke, director of Transportation and Traffic Management (TTM) at The Ohio State University, was recently recognized as a leader in alternative fuel adoption by the Municipal Equipment Maintenance Association...

2017 Open Enrollment – How much coverage do I need?

Faculty and staff have access a great tool to compare costs between medical plan options. Those enrolled in an Ohio State medical plan prior to August 1, 2016, will receive...

Staff member brings Ohio State resources to Lima students

Ohio State faculty and staff make a tangible difference not only in Columbus, but also across the state of Ohio and beyond. Bryan Albright, Director of Enrollment Services for The...

2017 introduction of Health Reimbursement Accounts (HRA)

One of the changes in Ohio State’s approach to 2017 wellness incentives is the introduction of Health Reimbursement Accounts (HRA). An HRA is an employer-funded account from which you can be reimbursed tax-free* for eligible heath care expenses.

Appreciation Football Game recognizes faculty and staff

Whether they are teaching students, caring for patients, performing research or providing professional services, Ohio State faculty and staff support the university’s core mission every day. To recognize faculty and...

Adoption assistance benefit helps bring 'blessing from above' to Buckeye family

Lissa Kidwell’s dad says she is a “blessing from above” who entered his life with the assistance of Ohio State’s adoption benefit. Aaron Kidwell, a GIS analyst in Ohio State’s Office of Planning and Real Estate, and his wife Lisette adopted Lissa in 2015.

2016 Staff Arts & Crafts Exhibit

The 2016 Staff Arts & Crafts Exhibit kicked off on Wednesday, September 14, with an opening reception. Held in Bricker Hall, the event celebrated the 54 Ohio State faculty and...



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.