The Ohio State University Alumni Association

Student-Alumni Council offers a comprehensive list of Ohio State bucket list items to check off.

Get started on your bucket list today at go.osu.edu/BBL and enter to win prizes for each bucket list item you complete!

  • Attend the Autumn or Spring Student Involvement Fair
  • Cheer on the Buckeyes at a Sporting Event
  • Attend the Homecoming Parade and/or Pep Rally
  • Attend Light up Mirror Lake
  • Dance at BuckeyeThon or donate to a friend who is dancing
  • Participate in Community Commitment Day or MLK Day of Service
  • Attend a concert: Welcome Back, Spring, or School of Music
  • Attend Taste of OSU
  • Attend a free event put on by OUAB
  • Invite your family back for Parent and Family Weekend
  • Attend TEDx
  • Attend an Off the Lake Production
  • Check out the view from the 11th floor of Thompson
  • Walk through the Scarlet Skyway
  • Send a message down the Whisper Wall
  • Walk through Buckeye Grove
  • Climb the Rock Wall at the ARC
  • Visit the Numbers Garden
  • Rub William Thompson’s head in Thompson Library
  • Check out an exhibit at the Wexner Center for the Arts
  • Go ice skating at the Ice House
  • Walk through the Chadwick Arboretum
  • Look at the Stars at the Planetarium in Smith Lab
  • Eat at every dining location
  • Sing Carmen Ohio with friends
  • Take a picture with Brutus Buckeye
  • Take an O-H-I-O picture
  • Watch TBDITL perform Script Ohio
  • Sit out on the Oval on a sunny day
  • Pick up a copy of the Lantern to read
  • Join a student organization
  • Take a picture with a Brutus Statue
  • Play on an intramural team
  • Study Abroad
  • Go on an Alternative Break (Buck-i-Serv)
  • Attend a Skull Session before a football game
  • Go to a Columbus Crew Game
  • Go to a Columbus Blue Jackets Game
  • Go to a Columbus Clipper’s Game
  • Attend a concert at a local venue: Express Live, Newport Music Hall
  • See a movie at Gateway or Lennox
  • Go to the Columbus Zoo lights
  • Go to the Columbus Museum of Art
  • Go to the North Market
  • Take a stroll down Scioto Mile
  • Eat Buckeye Donuts
  • Try Jeni’s Ice Cream
  • Try one of Martha’s Buckeyes