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Student Athletes

We are proud of the commitment and dedication student-athletes display at OHIO in competition and on campus. Let us help you maximize your time on campus to prepare for success after graduation. We have extensive experience working with student-athletes to prepare for successful professional experiences and to help articulate the benefit of your athletic participation. Consider working with one of our coaches in career coaching or a mock interview to prepare for success during your time in school and to feel confident about your post-graduation plans. Schedule with a coach using the Handshake platform. Visit our About Handshake page to learn more about the tool and how to log in the first time.


Additional Resources

Ohio University NCAA Eligibility and Student-Athlete Success

The NCAA Eligibility and Student-Athlete Success staff provides Ohio University student-athletes with a comprehensive support program which utilizes various resources and learning techniques to promote student development and to help maximize each student-athlete's academic potential. These academic services provide a positive and constructive learning experience for student-athletes which are conducive to personal and professional growth. As the official liaisons between the Ohio University Athletic Department and all academic units on campus, the staff strives to assist student-athletes academically as well as monitor student-athletes' progress toward NCAA continuing eligibility.

Sports Career Finder

SportsCareerFinder provides you with detailed information about nearly every sector in the sports industry, helping you zero in on jobs that best fit your interests and talents. 

NCAA: The Market

Careers in college athletics in a range of job functions.

NCAA After the Game

NCAA After the Game supports a thriving community of millions of former student-athletes from more than 1,100-member schools through career development, resources, networking, engagement, and promotion of their well-being and continued lifelong connections to college sports.

Career Achievement Network Alumni Resumes and Cover Letters [PDF]

Document examples from Ohio University alumni in a variety of fields. Includes multiple student-athlete examples, as well. We have several other resume and cover letter resources available on this resource page.