The latest news from our organization

OSURA events suspended through at least April 20

Amid concerns over the coronavirus outbreak, we are following the university’s lead and have chosen to suspend all OSURA-hosted events through at least April 20, 2020. Thank you for your understanding as we monitor the situation and work to keep our Buckeye family safe.​

Don’t miss out – rejoin for 2019

Renew your Annual Membership now! At OSURA, there’s something for everyone. Stay in touch with the monthly OSURA Newsletter and OSURA Directory. All this and more takes only a $25 donation. Socialize with 2,700 friends and serving OSURA members. You can choose from 100+ events and programs offered in 2019. Programming is designed around learning,…

Begin or Renew Annual Memberships!

Sign-ups for renewals and new memberships for 2018 are underway until Dec. 31, 2017. The Ohio State University Retirees Association brings together more than 3,000 colleagues with an array of events – almost 100 opportunities to enhance your life and education, help others, travel the U.S. and the world, explore ancient and modern cultures, and…

Short North Stage Discount

Tickets for the 2017-18 season are offered to OSURA members and their guests at a discount of $10.00 per ticket for selected Sunday matinees at 3 pm.  Order tickets at or call 614/725-4042.  Use the discount code OSURA. September 10 The Glass Menagerie  is a classic  set in the Great Depression by Tennessee Williams….

Buckeye Wellness Lunch and Learn Cancelled

The Buckeye Wellness Lunch and Learn was advertised in the April OSURA Newsletter has been cancelled per the Medical Center.  The event was originally scheduled for April 28.

Litter Picking

Hello OSURA Members! It’s Springtime and as part of the OSU Month of Service during April we will get started with Litter Picking this year.  We will be regrouping to pick up litter from the Longaberger House and into the Cancer Survivor’s Plaza, and then across the street into the Chadwick Arboretum’s Lane Avenue Gardens….

Donations for Buckeye Food Alliance

Reminder:  OSURA February Event for Donations to Buckeye Food Alliance [OSU Student Food Bank] is the February 23rd Dinner Series.  Please bring a non-perishable food or personal item to the event. In March, donations will be accepted at the Lunch Bunch on March 16th. Thank you!

Statement on POP-5

OSURA members have recently received material inviting them to join a group called Protect Ohio Pensions (“POP-5”).  This group claims to represent all five of Ohio’s public pension systems.  The OSURA Board does not recognize “POP-5”. The retirement systems affecting faculty and staff at The Ohio State University are STRS (State Teachers Retirement System) and…

October Event Calendar

The October event calendar is now available to download. October Event Calendar

New web site

We have a new web site! We recently moved our web presence to a platform provided by the Ohio State Alumni Association.