Mission of Undergraduate Education



In alignment with the University goals, the Office of Undergraduate Education will promote the academic success of undergraduate students across all OSU colleges and campuses. We will work collaboratively to support educational experiences that are meaningful, rigorous, challenging, and engaging, while maintaining a respect for the diversity, individuality, and cultural identity of all students.


The Office of Undergraduate Education strives to provide an enriching experience for all undergraduate students that contributes to the recognition of The Ohio State University as one of the preeminent institutions of higher education in the country; we will cultivate an environment that places the academic needs and goals of students at the highest priority; we want to be recognized for our commitment to respect and inclusivity for all students, staff and internal and external constituents .


The Office of Undergraduate Education is committed to the core values of

    • Excellence and innovation
    • Collaboration
    • Community service
    • Teamwork
    • Inclusion and respect for diversity
    • Integrity and personal accountability
    • Openness and trust