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Student Life

The Office of Student Life and Diversity & Inclusion is dedicated to helping students achieve success, get involved, and create lifelong bonds with fellow students. Each student's needs and background are unique, and our programs, support services, student organizations, and campus events schedule offer diverse options for all students.

From student involvement fairs, cultural and social events, Homecoming Week, freshman welcome day, to concerts, and more, Student Life at Ohio State Marion works to enhance the college experience on our campus.

We oversee many of the programs and services of daily life, including housing, diversity, inclusion and equity, student involvement and engagement, counseling, and multiple opportunities to develop leadership, citizenship skills, and experience.

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Student Organizations

Student organizations serve the students of Ohio State Marion by creating transformational involvement, leadership opportunities, and extraordinary event experiences.
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Campus Recreation

The Marion Campus Office of Recreation serves the social and recreational needs of our students. Central to our goal is providing students a well-rounded college experience outside the classroom.
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Dining & Housing

Learn more about dining alternatives on the Marion campus and suitable student housing options in Marion and surrounding communities.
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Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

At Ohio State Marion, we consider the rich diversity of our students, faculty and staff to be both a defining characteristic and an essential source of our institutional strength.
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Each regional campus will have a court of six students to be recognized as Homecoming Royalty, they participate in their regional campus homecoming celebration as well as Ohio State's Annual Homecoming Week.
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Counseling & Wellness

The Counseling and Wellness Center at Ohio State Marion is a resource that is available to all Ohio State Marion students. Services are free, confidential, and easy to schedule.