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Resources and Support

The Ohio State University provides a wealth of services to support graduate students in and out of the classroom. Please consult Ohio State's Current Students webpage for a comprehensive list of student support services.

Below is a partial list of Academic Support and other services that are available to students. Please click on the links to learn more about these programs.

The Graduate School

The Graduate School will be an important entity during your time at Ohio State. In addition to providing academic information, the Graduate School offers news about professional development, diversity initiatives, upcoming events, etc.

Visit the Graduate School, online, at https://gradsch.osu.edu/.

Council of Graduate Students

Council of Graduate Students (CGS) is the official branch of student government that represents every graduate student at the main and satellite campuses.

For more information about CGS, please visit https://cgs.osu.edu/.


Prayer, Reflection, and Medication Space

We recognize that prayer, faith and quiet time is important for our faculty, staff, and students. There are some designated spaces available on campus. If you feel that you need additional help, please contact Dina Galley (galley.4@osu.edu).

Student Advocacy Center

Do you have a problem you don’t know how to solve? Is there information you cannot find? Do you have a question that needs an answer? The Student Advocacy Center will direct you to the appropriate departments and people, familiarize you with university policies and procedures, and give you guidance as you look at ways to solve problems and make choices. Visit http://advocacy.osu.edu/.

Student Health Services

The Wilce Student Health Center at The Ohio State University is a Joint Commission- accredited outpatient facility providing a variety of health care services to the student population. All students enrolled at OSU are eligible to use Student Health Services, regardless of health insurance coverage. Visit https://shs.osu.edu/.

Student Health Insurance

We manage the university's requirement and provide options to meet it. We encourage students to make informed health insurance choices. Visit https://shi.osu.edu/.

Counseling and Consultation Services

The Counseling and Consultation Services office is here to provide counseling and consultation to currently enrolled undergraduate and graduate students and their spouses/partners. Visit https://ccs.osu.edu/.

Student Wellness Center

The Student Wellness Center is committed to promoting a caring campus environment, facilitating the empowerment of individuals and groups, and fostering a sense of being connected throughout our diverse campus. Visit http://swc.osu.edu/.

Multicultural Center

The Multicultural Center at Ohio State provides intellectual and cultural enrichment, programs, services, and facilities for students, faculty, staff, and community. Visit http://mcc.osu.edu/.

Disability Services

Disability Services offers a wide variety of legally mandated services to students with documented disabilities. Visit http://ods.osu.edu/.

University Libraries

With 20 locations on campus, Ohio State's library collection contains over 5.8 million volumes. Visit https://library.osu.edu/.

Ohio Union Activities Board

The Ohio Union Activities Board (OUAB) plans events throughout the year all across Ohio State's Columbus campus. Visit http://ouab.osu.edu/.

Career Tools

Engineering Career Services (ECS) assists engineering students with co-ops and internship opportunities, job searching, resume writing, interviewing, and other professional preparation.

ECS also hosts workshops on a variety of topics, from building a strong, Linkedin profile to negotiating salary and benefits with a potential employer. View the workshop schedule HERE.

Learn more and / or view internship / co-op / employment opportunities.

The Ohio State Office of Student Life's Career Counseling and Support Services group also assists students with career planning.

Student Computer Facilities

Students enrolled in the Civil and Environmental Engineering pre-majors and majors have access to departmental computer facilities, software as well as datas storage and printing quotas. For more information about CEGE computer facilities, please contact the computer support staff in Hitchcock Hall 317 or send an email to R1Exec@osu.edu.

  • Bolz Hall 428
  • Bolz Hall 436
  • Bolz Hall 439

Students also have the opportunity to access the computer labs remotely.

Other computing resources

University Libraries offers computers for public use.