Office of Student Life: Creating the Extraordinary Student Experience

Financial Wellness History

1995Student Life Student Wellness Center is established at Ohio State University


2001 – Ohio State University contracts with MBNA providing yearly funding for financial literacy and funding initial financial literacy research


2003 – Financial wellness included in the 9 Dimension of Wellness model and in the Student Life Student Wellness Center’s strategic planning


2006Scarlet and Gray Financial is founded through a partnership with the College of Education and Human Ecology


2013- Ohio State University hosts the Statewide Summit on College Student Financial Literacy


2014 – The first National Study on Collegiate Financial Wellness launched and the first National Summit on Collegiate Financial Wellness is held in Columbus launched