Frequently asked questions
for parents and families
Has your student been admitted? Find the answers to some common questions regarding classes, living on campus, and campus security.
Finding answers to your questions
Parents and families play a key role in supporting the success of their students, so we’ve got plenty of resources to help you stay informed, find resources, and get questions answered.
- The First-Year Families website
is a one-stop shop for family members seeking
resources to help their students start strong at Ohio State. Under each tab, you'll find quick links to important resources.
- Parent and Family Relations addresses questions and concerns and helps parents and families find information. The office produces monthly e-mails and a biannual newsletter. Find contact information on the site, as well as details about Family Weekend, Sibs Weekend, and discounts/benefits for Ohio State parents.
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