The Ohio State University Alumni Association

Did you know that your Alumni Association has been offering alumni tours since 1969? The mission of the Ohio State Alumni tour program is to provide high quality, educational, cultural, entertaining, and intriguing group travel opportunities to our alumni and friends, with outstanding personalized service as an earmark to our success. By traveling with fellow alumni, you’ll discover the exciting camaraderie that is unique to Ohio State.

Tours by the numbers

Infographic showing general tour information

Meet our staff

Debbie Vargo

Director, Alumni Tours

Debbie joined The Ohio State University Alumni Association as Director of Student Recruitment in 1995, and has been with the tour program since 2001. She graduated from Ohio State in 1988 with a Master of Arts degree in Educational Policy and Leadership.

You can contact Debbie at vargo.42@osu.edu or 614-292-2372 / 1-800-852-8687 / Ext 1.



Laura DeRose

Assistant Director, Alumni Tour Services and Communications

Laura joined the Ohio State Alumni Association tour program in January of 2017. She is a 2000 graduate of East Carolina University and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Hospitality Management.

You can contact Laura at derose.25@osu.edu or 614-292-2372 / 1-800-852-8687 / Ext 2.









Addie Natalie

Assistant Director, Alumni Tour Services and Operations

Addie joined the Ohio State Alumni Association tour program in November of 2011. She is a 2004 graduate of Ohio State and holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Mass Communications and Social Issues.

You can contact Addie at natalie.6@osu.edu or 614-292-2372 / 1-800-852-8687 / Ext 3.