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Welcome to the Bay Area Buckeyes! 

The Bay Area Buckeyes Alumni Club is the official Ohio State Alumni Club for the San Francisco Bay Area. Whether you are local, thinking of relocating, or are in town visiting, this is the site where you can stay up to date on current happenings and learn how to get involved.


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Join us for the The Bay Area Buckeye Gathering Before the Cal vs OSU Game

Friday, September 13, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (PDT) at Pedro's Cantina in
San Francisco, CA 

The Buckeye Nation is invading the Bay Area!  Don't miss the Pre-Bash event to the Buckeye Bash as we take on the Cal Bears!

Cost:  $5.00 per person (which will go towards our endowment fund)

Please sign-up on EventBrite at:

Come meet our special guest Chimdi Chekwa of the Oakland Raiders, fellow Alum and former Buckeye Football standout!

Food and beverages will be available for purchase.  And, enjoy complimentary chips and salsa courtesy of Pedro's.

There is no age restricition so bring your family!   

See you then!


Ohio State vs Cal  on Sept 14, 2013 at Memorial Stadium in Berkeley, CA
Tickets are SOLD OUT

Go Bucks!


Congratulations to the  Buckeyes and Urban Meyer for an undefeated 2012 Ohio State Football Season!

Our Game Watch Locations:

San Francisco:
Pedro's Cantina (right next to Pete's Tavern) 

128 King St San Francisco, CA

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Palo Alto and The Peninsula:
The Old Pro 

541 Ramona St

Palo Alto, CA

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The East Bay: 
The Outpost Sports Bar in San Ramon CA

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The North Bay:
The Flatiron in San Rafael

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Attention Local Students:


2013 Bay Area Buckeyes Student Scholarships Available

Please contact Christine Ackermann at for details.

Additional information is available at the OSU Alumni Club Scholarship Information page.




 About the Club


The Bay Area Buckeyes are a volunteer-run not-for-profit organization serving the friends, family, and alumni of the Ohio State University in the San Francisco Bay Area. Your $25 annual membership fee supports club programming and an annual scholarship for local students attending Ohio State. Whether you are interested in OSU sports, volunteering events, networking socials, or wine tours--The Bay Area Buckeyes strive to offer something for everyone. Look for our email updates or check the events calendar to learn about upcoming activities.


With over 400,000 OSU alumni around the world, it's not surprising that so many fellow Buckeyes have settled in the San Francisco Bay Area. We love to see new and familiar faces alike at our social, volunteer, and networking events! Click on the links below to obtain more information or contact a board member directly through our contact us page.  

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