Academic Advising

OCCC advisors help students maximize their college experience, whether they are a new student, returning student, or are currently enrolled. Academic advising is required on a term by term basis to ensure student success.

Academic advisors support students' intellectual growth, empower students to clarify and attain their academic and professional goals, foster student retention, and promote student success

Make an academic advising appointment for information regarding:

  • Academic program options
  • Academic concerns
  • College success resources
  • Degree requirements
  • Educational planning
  • Career planning
  • Financial aid time frame and satisfactory
  • Academic progress appeals
  • Policies and procedures
  • Transfer programs
  • Reviewing unofficial transcripts