Student Emergency Resources
The Buckeye Food Pantry
The pantry provides food and personal items to countless students on campus. The pantry is located on the second floor of Ovalwood Hall and is open to all Ohio State Mansfield students. Students may stop by Student Support Services in Ovalwood, or dial (419) 755-4317 for assistance. They can also connect you to social service agencies necessary to meeting more long-term needs.
This fund provides short-term financial assistance to qualified Ohio State Mansfield students who have unforeseen expenses and lack the resources to meet those costs. The application can be found by clicking here.
Student Advocacy in Columbus
The Student Advocacy Center is committed to helping students navigate Ohio State's structure and to resolving issues that they encounter at the university. Our purpose is to empower students to overcome obstacles to their growth both inside and outside the classroom. This office also administers an emergency grant program.
Student Advocacy also offers emergency aid to students on all campuses. Please go to their website for more information.
Together As Buckeyes emergency grants program
Ohio State has emergency grants available to aid students who are facing unexpected financial challenges related to the pandemic. Students may use the funds toward any component of the cost of attendance, or for emergency costs that arise as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic such as food, housing, tuition, health care (including mental health care) or child care.
Ohio State recognizes the broad impacts of COVID-19 and is making these funds available to students on all Ohio State campuses. Application is at https://sfa.osu.edu/contact-us/consumer-disclosure/COVD-19-aid