OHIO Men of Excellence Network

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O-MEN Benefits

  • O-MEN Seminar Class (during first semester in the program)
  • Career Development Opportunities
  • Networking Opportunities with current students and OHIO Alumni
  • Global Service Opportunities 
  • Funding for Professional Development Opportunities

Program Overview

Students take part at the annual Multicultural Student Expo

Build a Social Network

  • Build a bond with cohort members over several years
  • Connect with professional mentors
  • Connect with an upper-class student peer mentor
  • Network across the OHIO community with diverse students, faculty, staff, and alumni


Develop Academic Success, Career Readiness and Leadership Skills

  • Learn about university offices and programs available to support academic success and financial aid
  • Work toward graduation with an ever-expanding support system
  • Learn tips and skills that will prepare you for the job search
  • Engage with working professionals so you are job-ready when you graduate
  • Serve as a mentor to other students
Acie Clayborne talks to a student interested in the Ohio Men of Excellence Network.


Students lead the annual MLK Silent March.

Engage in the Community

  • Learn about and get involved with diverse and unique aspects of student life 
  • Participate in and lead activities on campus and in the local community
  • Engage in community service 
  • Help strengthen a culture of inclusion for diverse male-identifying students at OHIO



Want to learn more? Complete the interest form below:

Interest Form

Ready to sign up? Complete the registration form below:

Registration Form

To learn more about the O-MEN program, contact Acie Clayborne.