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 ​(2018-2019)
Parent SSN Confirmation
Father's SSN Confirmation
Mother's SSN Confirmation
Parent 1 SSN Confirmation
Parent 2 SSN Confirmation
Parent Tax Filer
Parent Non-Tax Filer
Dependent Student and Parent ​Verification​​
Instructions for Parent Non-Tax Filers
​​Student Forms (2018-2019)
Student SSN Confirmation
Independent Student Verification
​Citizenship Status
Drug Conviction Resolution​
Health Professions Verification Form
Non-degree Program Certification (Extended Education)​
​Identity and Statement of Educational Purpose
Permanent Disability
Qualifying Veteran
High School Completion Status
​Unusual Enrollment History
Review of Special Circumstances
Student Tax Filer​
Student Non-Tax Filer
Selective Service
Instructions for Student Non-tax Filers
​Graduate Student Forms (2018-2019)​
Graduate Non-Degre​e Program​

Financial aid applications and forms

​Forms (2018-2019)​
​​Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
​​​Federal Direct Parent PLUS Application​
​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​
(Student ID required)​
Consortium Agreement