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Faculty and Staff Now Have Payroll Deduction Option For COTA Discounted Local Bus Access


The Ohio State University now offers a COTA Bus Pass Payroll Deduction Program for all employees.  Under the Program, employees may elect to have unlimited monthly COTA bus access through a pre-tax payroll deduction taken from their pay each month. Those enrolling by the April deadlines (Biweekly employees need to enroll by the 7th of the month and monthly employees need to enroll by the 15th of the month) will have access to ride starting in May.  Participants will need a new BuckID to participate and must sign up for payroll deduction the month before they intend to ride.

OHSAA State Boys Basketball Tournament Begins Thursday 3/26


The university-hosted OHSAA state boys basketball tournament will occur Thursday, March 26, through Saturday, March 28, at the Schottenstein Center. During the tournament, “CX” permit holders are encouraged to park in “B” or “C” spaces at the Ackerman complex. In addition, the Ohio Stadium, St. John Arena, French Field House, Ag Administration, Sisson, Animal Science, and Buckeye 4 and 5 Lots will be reserved for CampusParc permit holders only. Presentation of a valid event hangtag is required for entry into these lots.


Now Hiring Student Bus Operators


Student Bus Operator jobs are currently available! As a Student Bus Operator, you will join more than 150 student and full-time drivers who provide compassionate and caring service to the five million passengers Campus Area Bus Service transports annually.

Student Bus Operator pay starts at $9.00/hour while in the training program. Student Bus Operators receive high-quality paid, in-class and on-road training. Once a Student Bus Operator obtains a Class B CDL, the rate of pay increases to $10.00/hour.