Counselor Fly-in

Ohio Union at The Ohio State University

Spring 2024: Dates TBD
Columbus, Ohio
By invitation only

Event highlights

At The Ohio State University, the world is literally at your feet, and academic breadth is only the beginning. But don't take our word for it -- come see for yourself what makes Ohio State special.

  • Let us handle the logistics. Ohio State will arrange your round-trip flight to Columbus, and we'll cover your lodging, meals and transportation while you're in town, too.
  • Tour our beautiful campus. Discover the sights, sounds and traditions of Ohio State's Columbus campus as you explore our world-class facilities.
  • Get the latest buzz. Learn what's new with Ohio State's academic support services, Honors and Scholars programs, First Year Experience, and much more. Bonus: You'll get to meet faculty, staff and current students!
  • Experience Columbus. During your visit, you'll see more than just Ohio State's beautiful Columbus campus. In the Short North Arts District and beyond, you'll also get to explore the vibrant arts, culture and entertainment of the city around us.


High school counselors from around the United States will arrive early on the first day prior to the welcome reception. The formal conference programming is slated to start early on day 1 and continue through day 2. We will say farewell at the end of day 2 as counselors fly back to their homes in the evening.

Get to know Ohio State

Quick facts

Buckeye pride, worldwide! Here are a few of the facts, ranking and bragging points that tell the Ohio State story.

Campus map

Navigate Ohio State’s campus and the quickest route to your next destination. View campus map. To get the map on your phone, download the Ohio State app.

Virtual tour

Use this self-guided, virtual tour to explore popular spots across the Columbus campus. Along the way, you'll learn about Ohio State's unique history and traditions.

Get to know Columbus

So much to explore!

Columbus is the largest and fastest-growing city in Ohio, with a vibrant blend of arts and culture; inspired culinary, fashion, music and entertainment scenes; exciting collegiate and professional sports; and an open, entrepreneurial spirit. With a burgeoning downtown, lively urban districts and a diverse array of welcoming neighborhoods, it's a city that invites exploration.

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