Forms, applications and required documentation can be securely submitted to Ohio State using the Document Uploader tool or can be mailed to:
The Ohio State University
Buckeye Link
PO Box 183029
Columbus, OH  43218-3029
Note: Do not submit forms or any supporting documentation via email.

Verification forms

You will be notified by email which verification forms you are required to submit.

​Parent/Family Forms (2020-2021)
Parent/Family Forms (2021-2022)
Parent SSN ConfirmationParent SSN Confirmation
Father's SSN ConfirmationFather's SSN Confirmation
Mother's SSN Confirmation​Mother's SSN Confirmation
Parent 1 SSN ConfirmationParent 1 SSN Confirmation
Parent 2 SSN ConfirmationP​arent 2 SSN Confirmation
Parent Tax FilerParent Tax Filer
Parent Non-Tax FilerParent Non-Tax Filer
​Dependent Student and Parent VerificationDependent Student and Parent Verification
Instructions for Parent Non-Tax Filers​Instructions for Parent Non-Tax Filers
​Student Forms (2020-2021)
Student Forms (2021-2022)
Student Social Security Number ConfirmationStudent Social Security Number and Name Confirmation​Student Social Security Number and Name Confirmation

Independent Student VerificationIndependent Student Verification
Citizenship StatusCitizenship Status
Drug Conviction Resolution​Drug Conviction Resolution
Health Professions Verification Form​Health Professions Verification Form
Extended Education Non-Degree ProgramExtended Education Non-Degree Program
Identity and Statement of Educational Purpose​Identity and Statement of Educational Purpose
Permanent DisabilityPermanent Disability
Qualifying VeteranQualifying Veteran
High School Completion Status​High School Completion Status
Unusual Enrollment History​Unusual Enrollment History
​Review of Special Circumstances​Review of Special Circumstances
Student Tax Filer​Student Tax Filer
Student Non-Tax FilerStudent Non-Tax Filer
​Selective Service​Selective Service
Instructions for Student Non-Tax Filers​Instructions for Student Non-Tax Filers
Graduate Student Forms (2020-2021)​
Graduate Student Forms (2021-2022)​
Graduate Non-Degree ProgramGraduate Non-Degree Program

Appeal forms

Appeal Forms (2020-2021)​
Appeal Forms (2021-2022)​​
​Cost of Attendance AppealCost of Attendance Appeal
Request for Review of DependencyRequest for Review of Dependency
Expected Family Contribution Appeal
Expected Family Contribution Appeal
Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) Appeal
​Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) Appeal
​Scholarship Appeal (Less Than Full Time)
​Scholarship Appeal (Less Than Full Time)
Scholarship Appeal (Extenuating Circumstance)
​Scholarship Appeal (Extenuating Circumstance)

Financial aid applications and forms

Emergency Grant Application
Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
Federal Direct Parent PLUS ApplicationFederal Direct Parent PLUS Application
​Consortium Agreement
Consortium Agreement
Short-Term University Assistance
Contact Buckeye Link at 614-292-0300 or

Long-term University Loan
Contact Buckeye Link at 614-292-0300 or

To decline or reduce awarded aid
Contact Buckeye Link at 614-292-0300 or