As a public institution, the university is bound by the provisions of the Ohio Ethics law. As an employee of the university, you must comply with the Ohio Ethics law and Related Statutes.
This Ethics Commission publication is designed to help you understand the law. Whether you are a private citizen, public official, public employee, or candidate for public office, this pamphlet explains how the law applies to you.
All employees of The Ohio State University, regardless of rank or position, are bound by the university’s Financial Code of Ethics.
In addition to the Ohio Ethics Law, the university subscribes to the National Association of Educational Procurement (NAEP) code of ethics.