Student Parent Resources

Parenting Student Resources

There are a variety of valuable resources available to parenting students both on campus and in the community. A few of these organizations and programs are collected below.

Available Resources

Affordable undergrad student parent housing

Columbus Scholar House, North 17th Street, Columbus, Ohio 43203, offers:

  • Rent: Based on 30% of adjusted annual income

  • Unit Type: 2 & 3 Bedrooms

  • Square Footage: 970 - 1,145 sq. ft.

  • School District: Columbus City Schools

  • Resources: Resident Services and priority

  • Access to on-site childcare

Learn more about affordable housing

Franklin County Children Services Resource Guide

Franklin County Children Services advocates for the safety, permanency and well-being of each child in a manner that honors family and culture.

Franklin County Children Services Resource Guide (pdf doc)

Title IX law for pregnant and parenting students

Schools that receive federal funds must not discriminate against students on the basis of sex, including a student's pregnancy, childbirth, false pregnancy, termination, or recovery therefrom. Schools must provide equal access to school programs and extracurricular activities to students who might be, are, or have been pregnant.

Learn more about Title IX

Buckeye Food Alliance

The Buckeye Food Alliance aims at understanding the impact of hunger on educational achievement. They provide access to healthy food to the OSU community in order to reduce food insecurity.

Visit the Buckeye Food Alliance

Lutheran Social Services 211

Lutheran Social Services 211, also known as LSS 211 Central Ohio, is a database to connect Central Ohio residents to comprehensive social, health, non-profit, and government resources.

Visit LSS 211