The Ohio State University at Newark


The Ohio State University at Newark Enrollment Released
October 20, 2020
Student Total is Lower, But More Applicants Enrolled

​Former Student Wedly Cazy Found the Empowerment He Needed to Succeed at Ohio State Newark
October 19, 2020
From campus atmosphere to academic resources to faculty and diversity initiatives, Wedly Cazy, senior strategic communications major, found everything he needed to get on a path to success during his two years at The Ohio State University at Newark.

Public Invited to Virtual Event Celebrating Centennial of Women’s Suffrage
September 21, 2020
The public is invited to a virtual event on October 5 at 4 p.m. that will bring together five speakers to discuss the histories of the women’s suffrage movement, both locally and nationally, and its legacies.

​Ohio State Newark Professor Receives Diversity Award
September 1, 2020
The Ohio State University at Newark Dean/Director William L. MacDonald, PhD, and Central Ohio Technical College (COTC) President John M. Berry, PhD, presented the 2020 President’s & Dean/Director’s Diversity Award to Associate Professor Tiyi Morris, PhD.

Convocation 2020 Welcomes New Buckeyes to Ohio State Newark
August 31, 2020
First-year students on the campus of The Ohio State University at Newark were officially welcomed to the Buckeye family during a virtual Convocation held on August 24, the day before the start of autumn semester classes. Due to the ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the annual event, which formally signals the start of the new academic year, transitioned to a virtual format for the first time. More than 350 new students participated in Convocation 2020, which featured both live and recorded messages from campus leadership, faculty, staff and current students.

​The Ohio State Newark University at Newark Summer Semester 2020 Dean’s List
August 27, 2020
The Ohio State University at Newark has released its dean’s list for summer semester 2020. To qualify, students must be enrolled at least 12 credit hours and achieve a 3.5 GPA.

Bressoud Recognized by Ohio State Newark and COTC
August 26, 2020
The Ohio State University at Newark Dean/Director William L. MacDonald, PhD, and Central Ohio Technical College (COTC) President John M. Berry, PhD, presented the Julius S. and Joette Greenstein Award to Suzanne Bressoud, director of marketing and public relations for both Ohio State Newark and COTC.

Audition Dates Scheduled
August 10, 2020
Black Box Theater’s Pandemic Players announce auditions for the Fall Reader’s Theater of Zoom The Tragedy of Macbeth by William Shakespeare

11th Annual Community Intercultural Relations Conference to Address Creating a Community of Belonging
July 6, 2020
Conference rescheduled for September and reformatted for virtual setting amid changing circumstances.

Solving Uncertainty: Local colleges offer options in unsure times
June 30, 2020
At Ohio State Newark, students can begin nearly any of Ohio State’s 200-plus majors and need only complete 30 credit hours past high school with a 2.0 GPA to transition to the Ohio State Columbus campus. Or, they can complete some majors entirely at Ohio State Newark. At COTC, students can take transferable general education classes, many of which are available online, or even complete the first two years of their bachelor’s degree.

No external events at Ohio State Newark/COTC for remainder of calendar year
June 30, 2020
Due to the ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, The Ohio State University at Newark and Central Ohio Technical College (COTC) will reserve the use of all campus spaces, not including the Rotary Park Pavilion in Newark, for internal business purposes only, including instruction, through December 31, 2020.

RSVP for a Virtual Buckeye Visit Day at Ohio State Newark
June 9, 2020
The Ohio State University at Newark is offering virtual Buckeye Visit Days this summer for all high school students and recent high school graduates to learn about how Ohio State Newark offers pathways to an Ohio State degree. Virtual Buckeye Visit Days will be conducted via Zoom and include: an admissions overview, faculty interviews, information on financial aid and scholarships, student clubs and organizations, learning communities, housing, study abroad, honors and much more.

Opening the Door to Opportunity at Ohio State Newark
June 8, 2020
​Krysten Chadwick was not unlike countless other high school seniors. She held an idea of what she wanted to study in college, but admits she wasn’t 100% certain of her future direction. During her freshman year, though, the opportunities she found as an undergraduate at The Ohio State University at Newark cemented both her college major and future career. And in spring 2020, in the midst of a pandemic, she reached the high point of her educational journey by earning her Doctorate of Occupational Therapy at Ohio State.

June 3 Message to the Community - We Must Do Better
June 3, 2020

The Ohio State Newark University at Newark Spring Semester 2020 Dean’s List
June 1, 2020
*Only students who have granted Ohio State Newark permission to release their names to the public are listed.

Ohio State Newark Students Award Grants to Local Organizations
May 26, 2020
​Enterprising students at The Ohio State University at Newark can participate in service-learning courses in which there are no simulations, hypothetical situations or made-up numbers. In the 2019-20 academic year, Ohio Campus Compact, with support from the John and Mary Alford Foundation, sponsored two student philanthropy courses. In these courses, the stories are real – as is the money students give away. Their collective experience amounts to hundreds of hours in community service and grants totaling $4,000 for local nonprofit organizations.

Students Recognized for Academic Achievement at Ohio State Newark
May 6, 2020
As the academic year comes to an end, The Ohio University at Newark recognizes our top undergraduate students.

Murphy Receives Teacher of the Year Award
May 5, 2020
Lucy Eldersveld Murphy, PhD, has been named 2020 Teacher of the Year by the Ohio Academy of History. The award recognizes excellence in the teaching of history. Murphy is a professor of history at The Ohio State University at Newark.

Pivoting to produce PPE
May 5, 2020
Ohio State student Aaron Westbrook has refocused his company Form5 Prosthetics on producing face shields for healthcare workers and those battling COVID-19. After beginning his Buckeye journey at The Ohio State University at Newark, Aaron seamlessly transitioned to the Columbus campus after one year.

COTC and Ohio State Newark Student Leaders Honored
April 20, 2020
This year’s student leaders honored by Central Ohio Technical College and The Ohio State University at Newark’s Annual Student Leadership Awards displayed qualities of a strong leader and the potential to be looked upon in the future. Despite being unable to honor student leaders at the traditional awards ceremony event, a video announcement series highlighting each winner brought this event to an even wider audience than ever before.