Media & Public Relations

The Office of Media and Public Relations is a resource for journalists interested in information about Ohio State. The unit works to enhance the reputation and visibility of the university through its work with local, regional, national and international media outlets. By engaging and building relationships with the media, and through collaboration with colleges and units across the university, the Office of Media and Public Relations publicizes research, innovations, human interest stories and major events, and provides leadership and direction in the areas of issues and crisis management.

General media line: 614-292-9681 (monitored 24/7)

News room site:


  • Strategic communications planning
  • Crisis communications
  • Issues management
  • Media relations
  • Media coaching

Faculty Experts
News and Information
Resources for Media
My Plan For Health blog
Campus Broadcast Studio

Media & Public Relations office

111 Bricker Hall
190 North Oval Mall
Columbus, OH 43210-1357

614-688-2048 (phone)
614-292-1885 (fax)

Media & Public Relations Staff

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