An annual event, Thanksgiving Dinner brings together the campus community of students, faculty and staff unable to return home for the long holiday weekend. An Ohio State Signature Event, Thanksgiving Dinner is supported by the Office of Diversity and Inclusion, the Office of International Affairs, University Residences and Dining Services and The Ohio State University Alumni Association. The Ohio State Thanksgiving Dinner is featured in a U.S. News & World Report article: 5 College Thanksgiving Traditions and photos of the event are in this Thanksgiving Traditions Slideshow.
Ohio State hosted one of the largest Thanksgiving Day dinners on a college campus on Thursday, November 28 at the Ohio Union. Over 150 volunteers helped serve the traditional Thanksgiving meal to nearly 1,600 guests, including students, staff and faculty, along with their families, who were unable to travel home for the holiday.
Thanksgiving Dinner tickets are now available at 100 Oxley Hall, the Hale Black Cultural Center and the Ohio Union Information Desk. All guests must have a ticket to attend Thanksgiving Dinner.
Learn more about this Ohio State Signature Event here.
The Ohio State University will host one of the largest Thanksgiving Day dinners on a college campus on Thursday, November 28, in the Ohio Union. The annual event estimates 1,600 guests will attend, including the students, faculty and staff, along with their families, who are unable to travel home for the holiday. Joining them will be many volunteers throughout the university community to assist in serving the traditional turkey dinner.
Seatings for the dinner will take place at 11:45 a.m. and 2 p.m., and all guests must have a ticket to enter. Tickets will be available on Monday, November 18 in 100 Oxley Hall, the Hale Black Cultural Center and the Ohio Union Information Center.