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Business and Finance News
The annual proposal detailing the cost of education at The Ohio State University includes a continuation of the Ohio State Tuition Guarantee . The popular program locks in tuition, housing and dining costs for each entering in-state student cohort for four years.
Leveraging its strong commitment to sustainability goals within its physical environment, Ohio State secured the University System of Ohio’s first green bond designation with the successful issuance of its $600 million Series 2021A bonds.
The Ohio State University names a new Chief Risk Officer Fitzroy ("Fitz") Smith, effective September 13, 2021. Fitz will lead the Office of Enterprise Risk Management, overseeing the university's operational and strategic risk management, international risk management, business continuity and insurance.