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2019 Leadership Symposium Awards

The Ohio State University Alumni Association (OSUAA) invites alumni clubs and societies from across the nation to gather in Columbus for an annual Leadership Symposium. In September 2019, the Ohio State Alumni Club of San Diego (OSUSD) was distinguished as an Outstanding Alumni Club and received an award — Pay It Forward Award for Volunteerism….

Board opening for 2019-20

The Alumni Club of San Diego is looking for a dedicated alumni leader to fill the secretary position for the 2019-20 club year. For more information, download the application form.

Member Spotlight: Gary Rectenwald

We are proud of our San Diego Buckeyes, especially those who pay it forward, so we would like to recognize Gary Rectenwald for his service to the community. Gary graduated from The Ohio State University with a bachelor’s degree in mathematics and computer science, a master’s degree in computer and information science, and an MBA…

2019 San Diego Buckeyes Shirts

We have new San Diego Buckeyes shirts for you! Our 2019 shirts are heather gray and will be for sale at both game day locations. The cost is $25 per shirt (credit card or cash accepted), and all proceeds go towards our endowed student scholarship fund. This is our main fundraiser, so thank you for supporting our…

Virginia Barton Turns 100

Virginia Barton, a dedicated San Diego Buckeye, just celebrated her 100th birthday! She graduated from The Ohio State University in 1942 with a BS in music education. Ginny is a true super fan of Buckeye football. She never missed a game during her college days, and continues to watch Buckeye games on Saturdays with her…

2018 Leadership Symposium Awards

The Ohio State University Alumni Association (OSUAA) invites alumni clubs and societies from across the nation to gather in Columbus for an annual Leadership Symposium. In 2018, the Ohio State Alumni Club of San Diego was distinguished as an Outstanding Alumni Club and received an award — Pay It Forward Award for Volunteerism. Thank you…

Rose Bowl Tickets

Our Ohio State Buckeyes are Rose Bowl-bound! All alumni and friends are encouraged to purchase tickets through the athletic department directly to guarantee seats next to fellow San Diego Buckeyes. Matchup Ohio State vs. Washington 2 p.m. PT  |  Jan. 1, 2019  |  Pasadena, California Cost $180 per ticket – seats are located in endzone….

2018 San Diego Buckeye Shirts

We have a new San Diego Buckeye shirt for you! This years shirts are heather black and will be for sale at all three game day locations. The cost is $25 per shirt (credit card or cash accepted), and all proceeds are donated to our endowed student scholarship fund. This is our main fundraiser, so thank you…

Ohio State Honors Shelley Zimmerman

The Ohio State University’s Department of Sociology recognized San Diego Buckeye and Sociology alumna, Shelley Zimmerman, with an article on how her degree in criminology and criminal justice shaped her successful police career. As many of you are aware, she served as San Diego’s first female Chief of Police and retired earlier this year after 35 years as a…

We have a new Facebook page!

To complement our existing Facebook group, we’ve added an official Facebook page to better provide our San Diego Buckeyes with the most important club information and latest university updates. Keep tabs on each for the best of both worlds, news and networking! Like our page This is the official page for the Ohio State Alumni…

Countdown to Ohio State Vs. Michigan

Upcoming Events

Apr 19 9:00am

POSTPONED: Beach Clean-Up

This event has been postponed due to COVID-19. We hope to reschedule it for later in the year. Join us for our fourth annual Beach…

May 31 4:45am

Big Ten Water Station

For over a decade, the Big Ten Alumni Clubs of San Diego have worked together to staff a water station during the Rock ‘n’ …

Jul 19 4:00pm

Student Send-Off Celebration

You’re invited to this celebration that brings Buckeye students and alumni together in the spirit of Scarlet and Gray camaraderie. Alumni are invited to share…

Aug 12 6:30pm

Annual Meeting and Elections

You are invited to join us for our annual meeting on Wednesday, August 12 at 6:30 p.m. During this meeting, we will be conducting officer elections…