Office of Student Life

Student Activities


About General Discounts

In order to allow students to explore everything Columbus has to offer, D-Tix sells gift cards and tickets to various restaurants, museums, comedy clubs, and attractions in the area.


Please note:

D-Tix users acknowledge that because of the current public health crisis, users may be assuming additional risks to their health and safety by participating in any activity for which D-Tix sells tickets, passes, vouchers, or gift cards. Users agree that they are knowingly, voluntarily, and expressly assuming this risk and responsibility for any damages, liabilities, loss or expenses related to COVID-19 that they may incur as a result of participating in an activity related to a D-Tix purchase.  Users further understand and agree to abide by the Code of Student Conduct, applicable policies, and the COVID-19-related directives of the university and/or local, state, and federal authorities, including but not limited to, directives regarding gatherings and masks, while participating in any activity purchased through D-Tix.
  • All discounted tickets and gift cards must be purchased at the Ohio Union Information Center, not the individual venue
  • All general discount tickets and gift cards are subject to availability
  • No returns, exchanges, or refunds are offered on tickets and gift cards purchased through D-Tix


General Discounts to Attractions

Tickets to attractions are available two per BuckID per week, and are available on a first come first serve basis, sellouts for the week are possible. Tickets will be restocked every week on Monday morning. Due to unforeseen circumstances we will have a limited amount/variety of our normal D-Tix operations. Please check the list below for updates on tickets. Check websites before heading there for any current/new restrictions. First restock for Fall Semester is August 22nd.


Clay Cafe Gift Cards
$10; These gift cards are worth $20, but you only pay $10! Please note: prices for items at Clay Cafe vary, check their website for more information. It's good to be on site 2 hours before closing, one coupon per item per person. Only the Grandview location is open! 

Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

SegAway Tours Of Columbus - seasonal, available now
$30; Must call to make reservations 

Columbus Museum of Art

Columbus Zoo - seasonal, available now


Franklin Park Conservatory

Gateway Film Center Movie Vouchers
$3; Passes are for general use, must check the Gateway Film Center for specific movies and available times. Check their website for any new Health and Safety protocols: 

Scene 75
$10; worth $20!  

Game Arena OSU
$10; worth $20!


Ohio History Connection
$6; Passes are for general use. Must make a reservation in advance, information on tickets. 


Columbus Food AdventuresSeasonal (Must make reservations, space is limited and pay attention to expiration dates)
Taco Truck Tours $25 (On Sale Now) 

Short North Tours $25 (On Sale Now)

Alternative Eats Tours $25 (Return TBA)

Dessert Tours $25 (Return TBA)

Breakfast Tours $25 (Return TBA)

Grandview Food Tours $25 (Return TBA)

Old Worthington Food Tours $25 (Return TBA)

German Village Food Tours $25 (On Sale Now)

Dublin Food Tours $25 (On Sale Now) 



General Discounts to Attractions – LOTTERY EVENTS

Tickets to attractions through the Lottery System are available two per BuckID per semester. Must register online and win in order to purchase Lottery Tickets. Registrations open every Monday and Tuesday throughout the semester. Group orders are not available on lottery general discount items. First registration for Fall Semester is August 22-23, 2022.


Jeni's Splendid Ice Cream Gift Cards - First registration for Fall Semester, August 22-23, 2022
$8; Gift card worth $15


Otherworld - First registration for Fall Semester, August 22-23, 2022
$12; Immersive art experience. Ticket is general admission any day, open Thursday-Sunday. 


North Market Gift Certificates - First registration for Fall Semester, August 22-23, 2022
$10; Gift certificates worth $20. Only good for the Downtown location.


Penn & Beech Candle Co. Gift Cards - currently unavailable, TBA return
$15; Gift cards worth $25; Advance reservation recommended, can use gift card for online purchases


Lockology Escape Rooms - First registration for Fall Semester, August 22-23, 2022
$10, Must make reservations for specific time online. Excape Columbus in Powell is the only current open location!


Pinot's Palette Gift Certificates - First registration for Fall Semester, August 22-23, 2022
$15, Must make reservations for specific time online.


Glass Axis Gift Cards - First registration for Fall Semester, August 22-23, 2022
$15; Gift card worth $25


Mad River Mountain; Seasonal, not on sale now - return TBD - 2 per item per semester (2 ski lift, 2 tubing, 2 rental)
$25 Ski/Snowboard Lift Passes; $10 Snow Tubing; $12 Ski/Snowboard Rental 

Hocking Hills Zipline ToursSeasonal, Return April/May 2023
$50; Good for one Canopy tour 


The Wilds Gift CardSeasonal, Return April/May 2023
$20; Gift Card worth $35 


Cedar PointSeasonal, Return April/May 2023

Zoombezi BaySeasonal, Return April/May 2023 (only valid for current season).


Restaurant Gift Cards – LOTTERY EVENT

All restaurant gift cards are for $25 and cost $15. Students may purchase up to two gift cards per semester, however restaurant gift cards are not available during summer semester. Group orders are not available on restaurant gift cards. Gift Cards are available through the Lottery System. Winners have a selection of two restaurant groups available on a first come first serve basis each week, sellouts of a certain type are possible (only for Lottery Winners). 


First registration for Fall Semester, August 22-23, 2022


Gift cards are available to the following restaurants:

Cameron Mitchell Restaurants 
Bravo, Brio