Here you will find information relative to our club such as game watch information, cookouts, parties, charity events, links to 'All Things Ohio State', but most importantly,

Fellow Buckeyes in West Michigan.

For more Information from The Ohio State University Alumni Association, Click Here


THANK YOU,  THANK YOU,  THANK YOU!!!!!!  13th Annual Golf Outing was indeed very lucky!

Our "preliminary numbers" are looking like we will have Scholarship Proceeds of just under $6,000.00 !!  A new record dollar amount and 83 Golfers - and the rain stopped in time for great golfing ( and Scores) on the course!
THANK YOU to EVERYONE who were Sponsors, Donors, Golfers and Volunteers  !!  PLEASE read thru the attached Program ( that I mistakenly forgot to place on each Golf Cart - my apologies).  Please try to support those who are supporting us!  Please click here for a copy of the Golf Program:
Once again we had participants from all corners - Brighton, Okemos, East Lansing, Chelsea, Grand Rapids, Muskegon, Norton Shores, Spring Lake, Pentwater, Fremont, Holland, Zeeland, Kalamazoo, Hickory Corners, Portage, Indianapolis, Washington D.C., Akron and of course Columbus!!
We are also open to any suggestions / critique for improvements and ideas for future events! Don't be shy!!
Click Here to see the program from the event.  Be sure to patronize all of our sponsors




Do You Want to Become a Member of The Ohio State Alumni Club of West Michigan?

Are you interested in joining your fellow Buckeyes here in the state up north? Down load our application form and send it in. For a low annual fee, you too can become a member of The Ohio State University Alumni Club of West Michigan. Click Here  to get more information. If you choose to direct your OSUAA Sustaining Membership to our Club's Endownment Fund, you will receive a 20% discount on your local club dues. For more information, click here.

To pay your dues, click here and select the "Buy Now" option.



Join us for The Annual Summer Picnic and

Student Send-Off


A Good-Old Fashioned Family Picnic with great food, fun and Buckeye Camaraderie:

Millennium Park in Walker on Thursday, July 14, 2016


A chance to meet some of the OSU Upperclassmen from West Michigan and share your favorite OSU campus story.

An opportunity for the  new First-Year Buckeyes from West Michigan, and their parents, to meet many of the OSU Buckeyes living in West Michigan, to meet each other and make connections prior to being on campus in September

(possible car pools for rides back home, etc.)


This is a FREE Event.  We only ask that each family bring a dish to share:

Last names beginning with A-J , please bring a side dish or salad to share

 Last names beginning with K-S, please bring a dessert to share

 Last names beginning with T-Z, please bring an appetizer or snack to share

Meats for grilling, pop and water are provided by The OSU Alumni Club of West Michigan. 

     Park Pass / Fees are not needed for Access to the Open Shelter A, but if any other park activities are enjoyed prior to our Picnic, please check the website links below for all cost / access information.

Thursday, July 14, 2016

5:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Millennium Park – Open Shelter A

1415 Maynard Ave SW
Walker, MI 49534-7022

Directions are available here:http://www.kentcountyparks.org/document_center/park_maps/Millennium_Park_2sided.pdf

Alumni can RE-ENERGIZE,  RE-CONNECT and NETWORK with West Michigan Buckeyes as a KICK-OFF for our fall activities and the upcoming  football season.


So that we may plan appropriately, please use this Link to RSVP by July 8:

Click Here to RSVP           


Families can enjoy the afternoon at The Beach and Splashpad, hiking/biking the Trails or in The Boating Center and

 then join the OSU Picnic at 5:30 p.m.


Beach & Splash Pad information is here:  http://www.kentcountyparks.org/millennium/beach.php


Trails Information is here:  http://www.kentcountyparks.org/millennium/trails.php      


Boating Center Information is here:  http://www.kentcountyparks.org/millennium/boatrentals.php  


For more information, contact Donna Waters at 616-460-2266 or

by email at OSUWestMI@aol.com


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Are You an OSUAA Sustaining Member?

Are you a member of one of the largest alumni associations in the world?  If your answer was no, then it is time to join.

Click Here to get information on becoming a member or to sign up!

To earn the Sustaining Member level of membership (making you eligible for the football lottery, among other benefits), a graduate must make a gift or gifts either equal to or more than $75 to the Ohio State fund of his or her choice each year. These gifts are tax-deductible AND you may choose our Club’s Endowed Scholarship Fund as the recipient of your Sustaining Membership Contribution of $75.00 or more.

Search for West Michigan Alumni 607657 to locate our Club’s endowment fund. The principal balance of our Club’s Endowed Scholarship Fund will grow with each OSUAA Sustaining Membership Contribution that is earmarked for our Fund.

For more information about our Club's Fund, click here


Football Season 2016

OSU Football Schedule 2016
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We are returning to Buffalo Wild Wings at 2720 44th St.  Wyoming.  Look for the tab on the left to RSVP for our game watches each week, and Thank You to BW's for hosting us again this year!




OSU phone bank



Thank you to our November and December volunteers who helped with our Thank You Calls, Clubhouse Party at Craig's Cruisers, and the TV Pledge Phone Banks:  Lisa Baber, Andrew Blum, Jane Bruns, Marie Byl, Marcia Deyoung,Tom Eggleston, Sonny Gordon, Tiffany Grantham, Oliver Hale, Trinity Jeffries, Jim Kirkwood, Dan LaVille, Tim McMorrow, Kate Nagengast, Barry Waters, Donna Waters!  The Notre Dame Fan Club of West Michigan and The Ohio State Alumni Association ROCK!  



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