Brutus Buddies

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Ohio State Athletics is launching an exciting new program to give youth a chance to be a part of Ohio State Athletics! Youth in 6th grade or younger can now become a Brutus Buddy and get exclusive access to sporting events and receive cool Buckeye swag! The Annual membership in Brutus Buddies runs from August 1, 2019 – May 31, 2020 each season and is $30 for the first child and $25 for each additional child in the family.


About Brutus Buddies

What: Exclusive club designed to give kids an exciting way to be a part of Ohio State Athletics.
When: Annual Membership from August 1, 2019 – May 31, 2020
Who: Ohio State Fans 6th grade and younger
Cost: $30 for first child, $25 for each additional child in your family


    • Start Up Package (Mailed in late August)
      • Brutus Buddies Official T-Shirt
      • Brutus Buddies Membership Pass (lanyard and credential)
      • Certificate signed by Brutus
      • Brutus Trading Card
      • Magnet with Brutus Buddies Games
    • Birthday card from Brutus Buckeye


    • Free admission for Brutus Buddy and parent to the 2019 Spring Game (if registered by Wednesday, April 10 at 5 p.m.)
    • Free admission to all Bucks On Us regular season home games (Men’s Soccer, Women’s Soccer, Field Hockey, Women’s Ice Hockey, Swimming, Men’s Volleyball, Men’s Tennis, Women’s Tennis, Women’s Lacrosse, Softball, and Track and Field)
    • Free admission to over 10 ticketed events for the Brutus Buddy including at least one game of Women’s Volleyball, Men’s Ice Hockey, Women’s Basketball, Men’s Basketball, Wrestling, Women’s Gymnastics, Men’s Lacrosse, and Baseball

*Must wear Brutus Buddies Badge and t-shirt to receive free admission for all events*


  • Special experiences, promotions and giveaways at Brutus Buddies games
  • Opportunity to meet student athletes, coaches and staff of various sports

Join Now!

Sign up for 2019-20 Academic Year Membership (August 1st, 2019 – May 31st, 2020)

    1. Register Online HERE (3% processing fee for credit cards)
    2. Print the membership form – click here to download – and mail to:

Brutus Buddies
5th Floor Fawcett Center
2400 Olentangy River Road
Columbus, Ohio 43210

Group Tickets

For information on how to bring your group to an Ohio State Athletics event, click here!

Birthday Parties

Celebrate your birthday with the Buckeyes! Click here for more information!

Bucks On Us sporting events are free for all fans! Attend these sports for free:

  • Field Hockey
  • Women’s Soccer
  • Men’s Soccer
  • Men’s Golf
  • Women’s Golf
  • Swimming
  • Women’s Ice Hockey
  • Men’s Gymnastics (non co-ed meets)
  • Men’s Volleyball
  • Men’s Tennis
  • Women’s Tennis
  • Synchronized Swimming
  • Women’s Lacrosse
  • Softball
  • Track and Field
  • Rowing

Brutus Buddies can get free admission into select events at ticketed sports:

  • Women’s Volleyball
  • Wrestling
  • Women’s Gymnastics
  • Men’s Lacrosse
  • Baseball
  • Men’s Basketball
  • Women’s Basketball
  • Men’s Ice Hockey

Ohio State Protocol for Youth Free Admission at all Ticketed Sports


  • Football, Men’s Basketball and Men’s Ice Hockey all require a lap ticket for kids under the age of 2. Ages 2 and older are the student/youth price (or full price for MBB and FB).
  • Women’s Basketball is free for kids under the age of 2. Ages 2 and older are the student/youth price.
  • Women’s Volleyball, Wrestling, Women’s Gymnastics, Men’s Lacrosse and Baseball are all free (in GA sections) for kids under the age of 6. Ages 6 and older are the student/youth price.