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document How do I back up my files on my computer?
You can save your files from your computer to: Personal Network Storage (E:) Shared Department Drive Flash Drive External Hard Drive How do I copy my files over to my Personal Network Drive (E:), Shared Department Drive, Flash Drive or External Hard Drive? 1. To access the Windows...
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document What do I do if my personal network storage (E:) drive is full?
Please call the Owens IT Help Desk at 567-661-7120 and we will increase the size of your network drive to fit your needs.
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document How do I access my old files (B:) from my new AD computer?
We have upgraded your old hard drive, but you will still be able to access your old files for a limited time. Note: This does not apply to laptops - only desktop computers. 1. To access your old files: Click on the Start button and then Computer. or Click on the Windows Explorer...
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document How do I add new software from the Software Center onto my new computer?
1. Click on the Start button and then on All Programs. 2. Click on the Microsoft System Center folder, then on Configuration Manager and finally click on Software Center. 3. A new window will open with a list of currently available software for you to choose from. Check the...
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document How do I change my printer settings so my Department ID auto-fills into the printer dialog box?
1. Click the Start button and then click Control Panel. 2. Click Devices and Printers. 3. Left-click on the printer icon that represents the printer you would like to set-up and then right-click on Printer Properties. 4. Click the Device Settings tab. 5. Click on the...
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document How do I import/export (save) my bookmarks before my computer is switched over to Active Directory?
Before beginning, we recommend you create a folder on your desktop called Bookmark Backups for the files to go into. Note: Things may be slightly different based on browser versions. EXPORTING: You only need to do this for browsers that you use and want bookmarks moved to your new computer. ...
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document What is the Financial Aid Freeze Date and why is it important?
Owens Community College uses a "freeze" date each semester to determine a student's enrollment status for awarding financial aid. The courses for which the student is registered on the freeze date will determine financial aid eligibility as long as the completed results from the student's Free...
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document Switchboard Hours
January 4th thru January 16th Monday Thru Thursday 7:30am- 6:30pm Fridays 7:30am- 5pm Saturdays 845-1245 Spring Semester classes start on January 11th
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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 2016-2017 aid year): 1. Were you born before January 1, 1993? 2. As of today, are you married? (Also answer "Yes" if you are...
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document When can I expect my refund? Who should I contact if I have not yet received my refund?
Financial Aid refund information: Students who meet all eligibility requirements, including attendance, and who have financial aid remaining after tuition, fees, and book voucher purchases are paid, will receive a refund. Students whose aid is not ready for the first disbursement will receive...
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document What is Satisfactory Academic Progress?
To remain eligible for federal financial aid, students are required to meet Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) standards. Being eligible to enroll in classes does not mean the student has an eligible SAP status for financial aid. Visit https://www.owens.edu/financial_aid/progress_policy.html to...
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document What does it mean to be selected for verification for financial aid?
Some FAFSA applicants are selected for review in a process called verification. The verification process will ensure that your financial eligibility is based on the correct information by requesting documentation to confirm the information provided on the FAFSA. Any corrections that need to be...
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document What can I do if I lost my job or have other special circumstances that make the information on the FAFSA not reflective of my current financial situation?
The Office of Financial Aid can take into account certain special circumstances, which may affect your aid eligibility. These may include: Loss of untaxed income (such as Social Security benefits, child support, or Workers Compensation); Loss of one-time income received in the prior year (must...
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document What is a financial aid book voucher, how do I check if I have one, and how do I use it?
Financial aid recipients who are expected to have funds remaining after tuition costs are covered can use the excess to purchase or rent books and to purchase supplies from the Owens Bookstore using a book voucher. For more information, click here.
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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 www.fafsa.ed.gov to complete the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid). To apply for financial aid for Summer 2015, Fall 2015 and Spring 2016 semesters, complete the 2015-2016 FAFSA...
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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 and if you are interested in obtaining Financial Aid to help pay for school, visit www.fafsa.gov to complete the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid). To apply for financial aid for Summer 2015, Fall 2015 and...
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document How do I reset my password?
If you have forgotten or lost your password, please visit the Reset Password link. *The Reset password link can also be found at ozone.owens.edu or when you have a failed log-in attempt. 1. Type your Username into the field provided (username is your firstname_lastname). 2....
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document I work at Owens Community College and I would like to take classes using the Tuition Waiver. What do I do?
Review current Board of Trustee Policy regarding Tuition Waivers: https://www.owens.edu/trustees/procedures/proc3358-11-5-35.pdf Determine eligibility and percentage of cost covered based on your employment status. Please note the language below regarding the time frame to submit a Tuition...
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document I was contacted by EdFinancial. Who are they?
Owens Community College is partnering with a company called EdFinancial to counsel students who borrowed federal student loans while enrolled at Owens. EdFinancial will work with students to identify the best repayment option for their particular situation and will help the students connect with...
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document Is child care available at Owens Community College?
Yes! The YMCA Child Development Center at Owens C.C. cares for children 6 weeks- 12 years of age. Openings currently exist for all age groups and enrollment tours are encouraged for all who are interested. The center is open to students, faculty and community. The hours of operation are 6:30-6:00...
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document What is a 1098-T, who gets it and why does the college ask for my Social Security Number?
Why does the College ask for my Social Security Number? With respect to admission, registration and financial aid, Owens Community College collects social security numbers from its students for the following reasons; For use in processing admission applications, for purposes of identification...
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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 get in touch with my academic advisor to talk about classes/majors or careers?
Log on to your Ozone account and select ‘My Advisor’ to view the name and contact information for your academic advisor. Or call (567) 661-7777 for the Toledo campus, (567) 429-3509 for the Findlay campus, (567) 661-2732 for the Learning Center Downtown Toledo or (567) 661-7150 for the...
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document Did you get my High School or College Transcript?
Log in to your Ozone account and select ‘My Required Documents’ to see if it has been received. Email questions to transfer@owens.edu from your Owens email account.
rating 02 Dec, 2015 Views: 1109 Comments: 0
document What should I do with my loan deferment form?
Submit your completed loan deferment forms from your loan agency directly to the Oserve office and we will send them to the National Student Loan Clearinghouse (NSLC). NSLC will complete the process.
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