Creating the Extraordinary Student Experience

Student-Athlete Support Services Office

Student-Athlete Support Services Office (SASSO), located on the 3rd floor of the Younkin Success Center, serves over 1000 student-athletes on 37 NCAA teams. SASSO provides OSU student-athletes with assistance in academic, athletic, personal and professional development, such as: advising, tutoring, and study tables. Counselors and other staff help foster growth in decision-making, planning and the fulfillment of academic, career and life goals for all student-athletes.

The Student-Athlete Advisory Board (SAAB) consists of representatives from each of the 37 NCAA varsity teams and has an Executive Committee that aims to lead discussions in support of current student-athlete topics and issues that are affection student-athletes at Ohio State and nationally. Additionally, SAAB discusses, creates, and organizes opportunities for Buckeyes to give back to the community through volunteering and special events. The representatives act as liaison between SAAB, the Ohio State Athletic Department, SASSO, and the varsity teams.

Student-Athlete Support Services Office (SASSO)

          3rd floor Younkin Success Center