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College of Arts and Sciences

The College of Arts and Sciences provides the foundation for undergraduate and graduate education and research at The Ohio State University. With 39 departments and schools, 80 majors, 20+ world-class research centers, and more than 2,000 faculty and staff, we are a unique university community that encourages dynamic conversations, fosters broad collaborations, and creates an environment of lifelong learning.

As one of America’s largest research universities, Ohio State's students have exceptional opportunities to conduct hands-on research side-by-side with renowned artists, scholars, andscientists. Across all disciplines in the arts and sciences, new facilities and initiatives are taking researchers and scholars where they could not go before, allowing them to find answers to problems long thought unsolvable. Our faculty and students tackle real world problems, improve the quality of thehuman condition, and create new knowledge.

The College of Arts and Sciences includes:

39 schools and departments

African American and African Studies • Anthropology • Art • Art Education • Astronomy • Biochemistry • Chemistry • School of Communication • Comparative Studies • Dance • Design • School of Earth Sciences • East Asian Languages and Literature • Economics • English • Evolution, Ecology and Organismal Biology • French and Italian • Geography • Germanic Languages and Literatures • Greek and Latin • History • History of Art • Linguistics • Mathematics • Microbiology • Molecular Genetics • School of Music • Near Eastern Languages and Cultures • Philosophy • Physics • Political Science • Psychology • Slavic and East European Languages and Literatures • Sociology • Spanish and Portuguese • Speech and Hearing Science • Statistics • Theatre • Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies

33 centers and institutes

Advanced Computing Center for the Arts and Design (ACCAD) • African American & African Studies Community Extension Center (AAASCEC) • Aquatic Ecology Lab • Arabidopsis Biological Resource Center • Arts Initiative at Ohio State • Biological Sciences Greenhouses • Byrd Polar Research Center • Center for Epigraphical and Palaeographical Studies • Center for Applied Plant Sciences (CAPS) • Center for Cognitive and Behavioral Brain Imaging (CCBBI) • Center for Cognitive Science • Center for Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics • Center for Electronic & Magnetic Nanoscale Composite Multifunctional Materials • Center for Emergent Materials • Center for Energy and the Environment • Center for Folklore Studies • Center for Historical Research • Center for Human Resource Research (CHRR) • Center for Life Sciences Education • Center for Materials Research • Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies • Center for Slavic and East European Studies • Center for the Study and Teaching of Writing • Center for the Study of Religion • Center for Urban and Regional Analysis (CURA) • Climate, Water and Carbon Program • Criminal Justice Research Center (CJRC) • Diversity and Identity Studies Collective at OSU (DISCO) • East Asian Studies Center • Foreign Language Center • Urban Arts Space • Ohio State Planetarium • Initiative in Population Research (IPR)

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Ann Slusher Tuttle Scholarship Fund

Fund Number: 482738

To provide one or more undergraduate scholarship(s) to a student(s) majoring in astronomy and astrophysics.

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Dr. Wilbur Held Music Scholarship

Fund Number: 315023

Provides a scholarship in the School of Music. Scholarship criteria to be determined at a later date.

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Dr. Wilbur Held Music Scholarship

Fund Number: 482747

Provides a scholarship in the School of Music. Scholarship criteria to be determined at a later date.

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OSU Herbarium Fund

Fund Number: 307052

To Provide for Maintenance and Development of OSU Herbarium for Equipment and Supplies Fiscal # 9/98

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Politics Society and Law Scholars Students First Fund

Fund Number: 315034

Reports to development officer in ASC and PSL Director

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Ross Mathematics Program Endowment Fund

Fund Number: 482735

To provide supplies, space, outreach activities, and instructional and programmatic costs incurred to run the Ross Math Program at the discretion of the dept chair in consultation with the Program director.

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Steve South Scholarship Fund

Fund Number: 315040

This fund will provide renewable tuition, room and board, and additional education expenses support to one undergraduate student, per year, that is enrolled in the College of Arts and Sciences (the College) majoring in one of the following departments: Astronomy and Astrophysics, Biochemistry, Biology, Chemistry, Computer and Information Science, Evolution and Ecology, Earth Sciences, Mathematics, Microbiology, Molecular Genetics, Physics, and Zoology. Recipients shall be selected by the College’s executive dean, in consultation with Student Financial Aid. The student must remain in good academic standing and have financial need.

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The Barbara and Si Sokol Scholarship

Fund Number: 482764

Provides scholarships to students who major or minor in Sexuality Studies with preference for, but not limited to, students who identify as LGBTQA. The purpose of this pending endowment is subject to change until the fund is formally approved as an endowment. Prior to formal approval, the pending endowment may be converted to a current-use fund.

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The Marjorie and Samuel Harris Scholarship Fund

Fund Number: 482749

Need-based scholarship to 3rd student who maintains a 3.0 GPA with preference for Ohio residents who attended an Ohio high school and who incurs expenses due to a physical disability. The purpose of this pending endowment is subject to change until the fund is formally approved as an endowment. Prior to formal approval, the pending endowment may be converted to a current-use fund.

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The Sampling Advanced Mathematics for Minority Students Fund

Fund Number: 315103

To provide support for the Sampling Advanced Mathematics for Minority Students program at the discretion of the program director in consultation with the chair of mathematics

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The Ohio State Fund for the College of Arts & Sciences

Fund Number: 310982

Arts and Science Discretionary Fund

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Biological Sciences Dean's Excellence Fund

Fund Number: 302360

Provides support for all programs within the college, including undergraduate research, outreach to local schools and academic support

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College of Mathematical & Physical Sciences Advancement Fund

Fund Number: 303063

Provides the dean with discretionary resources to fund academic and research priorities that will advance the academic vision of the college

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College of the Arts Support Fund

Fund Number: 302580

Supports initiatives and priorities of the College of the Arts

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Humanities Support Fund

Fund Number: 302445

Supports academic programming in the College of Humanities

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Social and Behavioral Sciences Support Fund

Fund Number: 302453

Provides support for undergraduate programs, student recruiting, faculty research, international travel grants, the SBS alumni society and college-wide lectures

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Humanities Alumni Scholarship Fund

Fund Number: 603337

Established April 4, 1997, by alumni and friends. Income provides merit scholarships to full-time undergraduates, preference given to sophomores and juniors, with a minimum 3.3 GPA and a planned study abroad program.

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College of Biological Sciences Undergraduate Scholars

Fund Number: 303734

To support the colloquium plant cell and tissue culture principles and applications

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Robert Stocklin Scholarship Fund

Fund Number: 312638

Provide financial support for students at Ohio State who have financial need, are from Ohio, and getting their BS in the sciences.

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The Gim and Jan Jay Scholarship Fund

Fund Number: 603435

Established May 1, 1986, by John C. Jay. Income provides scholarships for students of Asian descent seeking careers in the visual or performing arts.

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The But for Ohio State campaign is a $2.5 billion fundraising endeavor that invites those who believe in Ohio State to invest in our students, our faculty, and our potential.

*Gifts through January 31, 2015


—Tamala Longaberger ’84