Office of Student Life : Creating the Extraordinary Student Experience

Diversity & Inclusion

Role and Mission

The mission of the Diversity and Inclusion Committee is to support, protect, and advocate for the safety and success of all students, with a strong emphasis on marginalized groups; we will work to ensure that The Ohio State University promotes these same principles through policy and programming.


Alex Leeder

Director of Diversity & Inclusion

More information to come on Alex

Alex can be reached at leeder.4@osu.edu


Projects & Policy

  • Diversity Requirements in First Year Success Series

  • EndHateOSU

  • Gender-Inclusive Housing Expansion

  • Increased Funding for the Multicultural Center

  • Bias Training

  • Student Organization Forums

  • Diversity Discussions

  • Faith-Friendly Dining Options


Deputy Directors

Noah Bidna

Yehosef Thomas

Lei Guo

Mallory Masarik