Ohio State University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC).
In June 2015, the Board of the HLC voted to consolidate the separate accreditations of Ohio State University ("the University") and Ohio State University Agricultural Technical Institute ("the Institute") into a single accreditation under the University.
For information about Ohio State University's accreditation, visit https://oaa.osu.edu/accreditation.html.
The Ohio State University is governed by a board of 20 trustees who are responsible for oversight of academic programs, budgets and general administration, and employment of faculty and staff. For more information about Ohio State University's Board of Trustees, visit http://trustees.osu.edu/.