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More than 465,000 Ohio State alumni live in 157 countries, with 250,000 staying close to their alma mater by settling in Ohio. The members of this global family of Buckeyes embrace the Ohio State motto of “Education for Citizenship” and demonstrate its importance in their communities.

Alumni serve Ohio State through philanthropy, student scholarships and honors for innovative faculty members, and by creating networking opportunities all over the world. These alumni have a breadth and depth of accomplishment that was inspired by the wealth of opportunity at Ohio State.