Creating the Extraordinary Student Experience: Office of Student Life

  • Jonathan Onnen Jonathan Onnen

Jonathan Onnen

  • Title: Mendoza/Norton/Scott Hall Director
  • Phone: 614-292-6627
  • Email:

Hometown: Kandiyohi, MN

Education: B.A. in Psychology, Minor in Human Relations at St. Cloud State University; M.S.E. in Higher Education Administration at The University of Kansas

Hobbies: Cooking, cycling, walking around town, exploring downtown, grabbing coffee, and traveling when I can!

What I love about Ohio State: The students are amazing - they are engaged, willing to have conversations and dialogues, and they push us to do the best that we can. Their pride is apparent anywhere you are throughough Columbus. 

Motto: "The best time to reflect is when you like the person looking back."