Office of Student Life

Student Philanthropy

Our Team

Felix Alonso

  • Title: Director
  • Phone: 614-688-3129
  • Email:
  • Education: BA in Spanish, Ohio State; MEd in Higher Education and Student Affairs Administration, University of Vermont
Felix oversees and directs all student philanthropy initiatives for the university. He also advises BuckeyeThon, Ohio's largest student-run philanthropy, which coordinates Ohio State's Dance Marathon and has raised over $12M for hematology/oncology/bone marrow transplant department at Nationwide Children's Hospital. Felix began his career at Ohio State in 2000 as Director of Student Programs for the Alumni Association and later served as Associate Director for the Student Life Multicultural Center. He holds a BA in Spanish from Ohio State and a MEd in higher education and student affairs administration from the University of Vermont.