Event Details and Information

Below we have written up some helpful information regarding the event.  If you have any questions, please contact our team at eng-gradpro@osu.edu.

  • The Graduate Engineering Open House will begin at approximately 7:30am on Friday, October 26th and conclude at 4:00pm.
  • Breakfast, lunch and an afternoon treat will be provided. We will ask for dietary restrictions before the event.
  • Current graduate students will host a campus tour and social event on the evening of Thursday, October 25th. More details will be sent to accepted students.
  • Students are responsible for their own transportation to and from the airport or bus depot, but those receipts can be submitted for reimbursement if you receive a travel fudning for the event.  Uber and Lyft are both available in Columbus.
  • The College of Engineering has reserved rooms at the Fairfield Inn & Suites (hotel information is below). Special Note: The College of Engineering has reserved a small block of rooms at the Blackwell Inn (on campus) for travelers that are required to fly to attend the event. The Blackwell has a free shuttle to and from the John Glenn Columbus International Airport. However, for travelers that are driving, if you have a special circumstance and would like to be considered for a room in the Blackwell Inn please contact our team at eng-gradpro@osu.edu.  

Hotel One Location

Hotel Two Location

Hotel One Information

One hotel being used to house our visiting students is the Fairfield Inn & Suites Columbus OSU.  Room blocks with a discounted rate will be set up for students attending our event for Thursday night (10/25). Please note that there is a free shuttle to campus from this hotel.

Ohio State will gladly coordinate roommates based on gender and program of interest to help save on the hotel cost. Rates for all students staying with a ROOMMATE assigned by the College of Engineering will cost $66.98 total for the entirety of their stay. 

To reserve a room within this room block, please call Ashley Wright, Sales Coordinator, at 614-267-1111. Ashley will coordinate all of our event reservations. You will need to put a credit card on file to make a reservation.

PLEASE NOTE: Students staying in the Fairfield Inn and Suites will be responsible for the hotel payment at the time of check-out. Students are responsible for the cost of the room if they do not cancel before our cut-off date of October 12th, 2018

Hotel Two Information

The second hotel being used to house our visiting students is the Varsity Inn.  Room blocks with a discounted rate will be set up for students attending our event for Thursday night (10/25). 

Ohio State will gladly coordinate roommates based on gender and program of interest to help save on the hotel cost. Rates for all students staying with a ROOMMATE assigned by the College of Engineering will cost approximately $46.50 total for the entirety of their stay. 

  • Please call 614-291-2983 and the Varsity Inn Staff will take your reservation. Please provide the group code of ENGR. You will need to put a credit card on file to make a reservation.

PLEASE NOTE: Students staying in the Varsity Inn will be responsible for the hotel payment at the time of check-in. Students are responsible for the cost of the room if they do not cancel the reservation.