The Ohio State University Alumni Association

Welcome home

Recent graduates

Congratulations to all new Ohio State grads and welcome to your Ohio State alumni family β€” a worldwide network of more than half a million Buckeyes. Your relationship to the university is changing, but we're still with you every step of the way:

  • Kicking off your career? We’re here for you. Reach out to Alumni Career Management.
  • Pay forward: Volunteer with the university you love. Find an Ohio State volunteer opportunity, or suggest your own, at
  • Find Buckeyes wherever you go: Stay connected by joining an Ohio State alumni club or society. Or share new adventures on an alumni tour.
  • How are we doing? Join the The Buckeye Room to share your insights with Ohio State and see how your opinions shape our work.
  • Keep up on the latest campus news: Subscribe to Connect, Ohio State's monthly e-newsletter.
  • Update your information: Keep the lines of communication open by keeping your information current.
  • Keep the conversation going: Use the #BuckeyeForLife hashtag on social media to share your alumni pride. Keep in touch with Ohio State news via Twitter, Facebook and Instagram, or network with other alumni on LinkedIn.

We also invite you to learn more about being a Sustaining Member of the Alumni Association. Carry on the Buckeye tradition of paying forward and enjoy exclusive benefits.


July 14 Picnic with the Pops: Join fellow Buckeyes, the Columbus Symphony Orchestra and Hanson. Pre-show reception is from 5:30 - 7:30 p.m., with the concert at 8 p.m. Enjoy a drink, some hors d'oeuvres and, of course, "Mmm bop."

August New Buckeyes, New City: Meet up in one of the cities we'll be visiting this summer. Enjoy drinks and hors d'oeuvres while networking and learning how to stay involved with your home away from home.

Ongoing Young Alumni Book Club: You've turned the page from student to graduate, now join our Buckeye-exclusive online forum to discuss books on topics like professional development, personal growth and lifelong learning.

Stay in the know about all upcoming events. We hope to see you soon!