Brutus Buckeye Timeline
Brutus Candidate Sheet
Rules and Guidelines
Camps and Clinics
The Ohio State University Mascot
One of the more visible symbols of Ohio State athletics is Brutus Buckeye, the school's mascot. Brutus first appeared in 1965.
Selection for Brutus Buckeye is accomplished by a tryout process. Each participant must meet eligibility requirements listed below. If eligible to tryout each participant will be asked to demonstrate personality skills, creativity, and the ability to interact with crowds. For more specific information see information below.
Tryout Requirements and Information
Tryouts for Brutus Buckeye at Ohio State are held in conjunction with cheerleading tryouts in the Spring of each year. Interested persons must be eligible by either being 1) a full time student, or 2) accepted by the Ohio State Admissions Office for Autumn enrollment. Additionally, the mascot must maintain full time student status, as well as a minimum 2.0 grade-point-average.
Brutus Clinic Dates
Clinic Dates to Learn more about the Brutus Program and learn skills and techniques for the tryout. All located at French Field House
March 19, 2013: 11am - 12 noon (French Field House)
March 21, 2013: 7pm - 9pm (French Field House)
March 28, 2013: 7pm - 9pm (French Field House)
April 2, 2013: 10am - 12 noon (French Field House)