The Ohio State University Alumni Association

Vision, mission, and values

Our vision

To advance The Ohio State University by serving the most involved alumni community in the world.

Our mission

We are relentlessly committed to enriching lifelong relationships among the alumni body and our university. 

Our core values

  • Tradition: We believe in Ohio State. We cherish the university's rich and vibrant history and work to enhance its reputation.
  • Integrity: We keep our promises. Our reputation rests on honesty, fairness, and treating everyone with respect.
  • Service: We go the extra mile. We provide the highest levels of service to our members, growing alumni community, and the university.
  • Quality: We expect to be judged by standards of excellence in everything we do.
  • Diversity: We value diversity. We embrace inclusion in everything we do.
  • Innovation: Our success depends on continuous improvement, adaptability, and embracing change.