Scholarship Services

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Scholarship Services

The Office of Diversity and Inclusion offers resources and individual guidance on financial aid and scholarships to students registered in the following programs: ACCESS Collaborative, Bell National Resource Center, James L. Moore III Scholars Program, LSAMP, Latine Student Services, Morrill Scholars Program, URM Regional Campus Transitioners, and Young Scholars Program.

2023-2024 FAFSA Opens October 1, 2022

The 2023-2024 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) will be available October 1st, 2022! The 2023-2024 FAFSA application can be completed by anyone who plans on being enrolled in a college or university in Summer Semester 2023 - Spring Semester 2024. This application is used by schools to award federal, state and institutional aid (need based). Students who apply usually receive some form of assistance even if it is through a government loan (e.g., Stafford Loans. Parent PLUS, Grad PLUS).

The Ohio State priority deadline to complete the 2023-2024 FAFSA is February 1, 2023. Meeting this deadline is the first step to ensure that you receive your maximum financial aid award. Please contact Scholarship Services if you need assistance with completing the 2023-2024 FAFSA.

Scheduling an Appointment

Students can schedule a scholarship services appointment through OnCourse (

  • Select Schedule an Appointment
  • Care Unit: ODI
  • Service: Select ODI Financial Coaching – Scholarship Services

You will be able to select between in-person or phone/remote.

IMPORTANT: When scheduling the appointment, please use the comment box to explain the reason(s) you would like to meet with a Scholarship Services Coordinator. This step is critical towards ensuring you can receive the best assistance possible.

Autumn 2022 Semester Availability

Zoom appointments only
Monday and Friday
Office Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

In-person appointments/walk-ins
Tuesday through Thursday
Office Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Note: No appointments on university holidays.


ODI Scholarship and Supplemental Academic Services (S-SAS)
Hale Hall
154 West 12th Avenue
Phone: 614/292-0964 (Scholarship and financial aid services inquiries)