Office of Student Life

Medication Disposal Day

What is Medication Disposal Day?

Medication Disposal Day aims to provide a safe, convenient and responsible means of disposing of any expired or unused over-the-counter or prescription medications, while also educating the general public about proper use and potential outcomes of misuse of medications. All Ohio State students, faculty and staff are welcomed and encouraged to participate.

When is Medication Disposal Day?

Wednesday, April 24, 2024 and Thursday, April 25, 2024 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Please stop by South Campus: Near Park-Stradley and Siebert Hall and North Campus: Near Scott House Residential Area on both days of the event.

Which Medications are Acceptable for Disposal?

  • Schedule II-V Drugs
  • Prescriptions
  • Vitamins
  • Prescription Ointments
  • Pet Medications
  • Prescription Patches
  • Over-the-Counter Medications


For more information regarding this event, please email Brandon Horton.