Scholarship Services

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.

Welcome Back Scholars!


  • Fees for Autumn 2023 are due on August 15, 2023.
  • The first day of classes is August 22, 2023.
  • To assist with tuition payments, students can enroll in the Tuition Option Payment Plan (TOPP). Learn more about TOPP by visiting the University Bursar's website.
  • Scholarship Services office hours are Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
  • Zoom appointments are now available.
  • In-person appointments or walk-in appointments will be available daily during the week of August 14, 2023 – August 18, 2023.
  • In-person/walk-in appointments will be available Tuesday through Thursday beginning August 21, 2023.
  • The 2024-2025 FAFSA will open in December 2023 with the Ohio State priority deadline being February 15th, 2024.

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 2023 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)