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document Switchboard Hours
Summer weekly hours thru August 11, 2018 Monday thru Friday, 7:45 a.m. - 5:15 p.m.; Saturday (May 12, June 2, July 21 and August 11), 8:45 a.m. - 1:15 p.m.; Closed Sundays and Holidays
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document How do I get started at Owens Community College?
The first steps are to complete the online application found at www.owens.edu. If you are interested in obtaining Financial Aid to help pay for school, visit https://fafsa.gov to complete the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid). To apply for financial aid for the Fall 2018 semester,...
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document Where should I go to have my Unemployment Verification form completed, confirming I have been attending all scheduled classes and that I am making satisfactory progress?
Students in need of a letter of support to verify information requested on an Unemployment Verification form, should follow the steps outlined below: Using your Omail account (Owens student email), send a message to each course instructor at their Owens email address, requesting that they...
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document What is a document camera and how do I use it?
WHAT IS A DOCUMENT CAMERA? A document camera is similar to an overhead transparency projector, but offers much more flexibility and eliminates the need for the creation of overhead slides. A document camera allows users to project documents and other objects on a screen or television. Please...
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document How do I use the Telepresence Room to have a meeting with the other campus?
Currently out of service. Contact Kim Helton at x7738 with any questions. Replacement system is being investigated.
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document How much is my bill? When is it due? How can I pay?
May 7, 2018 is the due date for Summer 2018 balances. August 20, 2018 is the due date for Fall 2018 balances. Owens Community College does NOT send paper bills. From your Ozone account, check your 'Financial Info' tab to view your semester balance. By the semester due date students must be...
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document What is the Deferred Payment Plan, and how can I set it up?
You can set up a Deferred Payment Plan through your Ozone account to create 4 installment payments for your spring or fall bill, and 3 installment payments for your summer bill. Summer 2018 DPP due dates are May 7, June 7, July 7, 2018. Fall 2018 DPP due dates are August 20, September 20,...
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document What are the deadlines for dropping classes and obtaining a refund?
Visit the Owens homepage at www.owens.edu. Click on Class Schedule, and using your course CRN (course registration number) look for your specific class. You will be able to view add and drop deadlines, as well as all refund deadlines for your specific course. If you drop all classes for a semester,...
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document What do I do if I am dropped from my classes for non-payment?
The Summer 2018 semester drop for non-payment date is June 21, 2018. If a student does not pay their semester bill in its entirety, they may be dropped from the current semester classes. If this happens, there is a $150 non-refundable fee to cover the administrative costs of readmission. The...
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document How can I learn more about New Student Orientation?
New Student Orientation (NSO) is a required program for all first-time certificate or degree seeking students at Owens Community College. In order to participate in New Student Orientation, you must have completed an Owens Application and completed the ACCUPLACER test or have submitted your ACT...
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document What is Oserve? How can I get in touch with Oserve?
Oserve is the customer service office for Financial Aid, Records and Student Accounts. If you have questions about a hold on your account, a registration error, how to order a transcript, when your bill is due, or what requirements must be met in order to receive financial aid, Oserve is the place...
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document How do I know if I am considered an independent student for financial aid purposes?
In order to be considered as an independent student for purposes of financial aid, you must be able to answer yes to at least one of the following questions (for the 2018-2019 aid year): 1. Were you born before January 1, 1995? 2. As of today, are you married? (Also answer "Yes" if you are...
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document Can I get information about an account other than my own? How can I let others access my account information?
Owens Community College is not able to release information to anyone other than the student, as your record is protected by the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) of 1974. If you would like someone to be able to obtain information about your record, you must set up Proxy Access....
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document How do I apply for financial aid? What is the Owens school code to use on the FAFSA?
If you are interested in obtaining Financial Aid to help pay for school, the first step is to visit https://fafsa.gov to complete the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid). To apply for financial aid for Summer 2018, Fall 2018 and Spring 2019 semesters, completed the 2018-2019 FAFSA...
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document When can I see my advisor?
You can view hours for the Office of Advising at https://www.owens.edu/advising/index.html. Individual advisor’s hours may vary. Please call for an appointment. New and transfer degree or certificate-seeking students should complete New Student Orientation and placement testing prior to meeting...
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document How can I learn more about New Student Orientation?
New Student Orientation (NSO) is a required program for all first-time degree or certificate-seeking as well as transfer students. In order to participate in New Student Orientation, you must complete an Owens Application within the last year and sign up online for the NSO session that fits your...
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document I have applied to Owens. What are my next steps to enrolling?
As a new student, you should submit your official high school and/or GED transcript to Owens along with all official college transcripts. If you are a first-time freshman or a transfer student who is seeking a degree or certificate, then you need to sign up for and attend New Student Orientation....
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document What can I try if my emails from Blackboard aren't showing up in my Owens Instructor email account?
Follow these steps to prevent the emails from going into the Other email folder: Change how your messages get organized: 1. From your Inbox, select the Focused or Other tab, and then right-click the message you want to move. 2. If moving a single message from Other to Focused, choose Move to...
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document I have a Macintosh laptop and I would like to sign on to the Owens wireless network. Are there any special requirements for Macintosh users? Do I need to have an anti-virus installed?
*Disclaimer: Owens is not responsible for personally owned devices or software. Download software at your own risk. For safe computing, always download software from reputable sites. Although there aren’t any restrictions currently in place for Macintosh computers connecting to the OCCWIFI, if...
06 Mar, 2018 Views: 1818
document Why am I unable to connect to WIFI? How do I connect to the Owens wireless network?
*Disclaimer: Owens is not responsible for personally owned devices or software. Download software at your own risk. For safe computing, always download software from reputable sites. Note: Please make sure that your system is fully updated and you have anti-virus software installed. Not all...
06 Mar, 2018 Views: 2563
document Why doesn't the Log in button work? I enter my username and password to log in to Ozone and click the Login button, but nothing happens.
*Disclaimer: Owens is not responsible for personally owned devices or software. Download software at your own risk. For safe computing, always download software from reputable sites. We have received many calls concerning the Login button on the Ozone Login page not working in Internet Explorer,...
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document Can I take summer classes under the CCP program?
Yes. CCP students are able to enroll in classes during the summer as part of the overall number of eligible CCP hours for the academic year. Credits earned in the summer will be applied to the following fall semester at high school.
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document What are the limitations on the number of college courses that can be paid for at Owens under the CCP program?
CCP students are limited on the number of credits they can take. High school credits are called Carnegie Units. The state formula for calculating eligible credits for CCP is the following: take the number of high school only credits the student is taking times 3 and then subtract that number from...
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document How can I apply for the CCP program?
The application for the CCP program can be found at www.owens.edu by clicking on How to Apply and then Start Your Online Application. Be sure to choose College Credit Plus as your application type from the drop down menu. Sometime after you have submitted your CCP application to Owens, you will...
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document What is the College Credit Plus (CCP) Program?
Ohio’s College Credit Plus can help you earn college and high school credits at the same time by taking college courses from colleges and/or universities. The purpose of this program is to promote rigorous academic pursuits and to provide a wide variety of options to college-ready students....
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