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document Switchboard Hours
Spring weekly Hours thru January 14, 2018 Monday thru Thursday, 7:45 a.m. - 7:15 p.m.; Friday, 7:45 a.m. - 5:15 p.m.; Saturday (January 6 and 13), 8:45 a.m. - 1:15 p.m.; & Sunday, Closed Regular hours for the rest of the semester thru May 4 Monday, 7:45 a.m. - 7:15 p.m.; Tuesday thru...
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document What are the SHAC Fitness Center hours?
SHAC hours may vary from semester to semester and during College breaks. Current hours are listed on the website HERE.
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document Can I bring a guest to the SHAC?
Yes, you are allowed to bring up to 2 guests with you to the SHAC. Guest passes are $5.00/person per day. Guests are only allowed in when accompanied by their host and must leave when their host leaves. Additional information from the SHAC website is available by clicking HERE.
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document Are lockers available?
Yes, faculty/staff and student lockers are available for use during business hours. Items are not to be left in lockers overnight. Any locks left on lockers overnight will be cut off. Additional information from the SHAC website is available by clicking HERE.
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document What equipment is available for sign-out?
We have locks, sweat towels, shower towels, basketballs, volleyballs, soccer balls and footballs available at the SHAC. All we need is your Owens ID to sign out these items. Additional information from the SHAC website is available by clicking HERE.
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document Who is eligible to use the SHAC?
You must be a current student, faculty, staff or Alumni Association member to use the SHAC. Family members of current faculty and staff are also eligible if they have completed the family pass application. Additional information from the SHAC website is available by clicking HERE.
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document Who is considered an alumni?
Alumni are any graduates of Owens Community College who have successfully completed any credit or non-credit courses at the College. Graduates may be eligible for a time limited complimentary membership in the Owens Community College Alumni Association. For more information please contact the...
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document Is it possible to declare dual majors or earn more than one degree from Owens?
Students are allowed to declare up to two majors at a given time. Dual degree-seeking students must meet the requirements for each degree. Students are only eligible for one degree within a technology or program. College policy states that dual degrees are not awarded for Associate of Arts and...
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document How do I view the Course Catalog online?
1. Go to the online catalog located here. 2. Click on College Catalog. 3. Scroll down to "Programs from A to Z" in the white box labeled "Academics" on the left hand side of the screen. 4. Select the program you would like to view (ex. Toledo-area Campus Programs). 5....
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document Is child care available at Owens Community College?
Toledo Area Campus: 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...
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document What is an early alert?
Early alert is a college-wide effort to promote student learning and success by providing early feedback and support to students regarding their course progress. Faculty submit alerts for students in their classes who may be in danger of earning a low course grade for attendance, missing work,...
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document How do I apply for graduation, and when should I apply? How will I know if I am approved to graduate?
Graduation application dates are posted on the Records website at https://www.owens.edu/records/graduation.html; deadlines apply. You must register for your final semester of classes before submitting the Graduation Application via Ozone. It is also suggested that you run a Degree Evaluation via...
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document How do I apply for financial aid, and 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.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, complete the 2018-2019 FAFSA using...
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document What are the deadlines for adding and/or dropping classes and obtaining a refund?
You can view deadlines for adding and/or dropping classes by visiting the Owens home page 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...
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document How much does it cost to attend Owens?
Here is a link to The Office of Student Accounts that will provide you the most current information on tuition and fees: https://www.owens.edu/student-accounts/index.html
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document What can I do via my Ozone account?
Ozone allow students to do the following: -Add/Drop Classes -View/Print Class Schedule -View/Pay Bill -Set Up Deferred Payment Plan -View Financial Aid Awards, Requirements, Messages, or Book Voucher information -View Transcript -Request an official Transcript ...
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document How do I view the class schedule?
You can view the class schedule two ways. 1. You can go into your Ozone account and click on Add/Drop Classes. 2. You can go on the Owens home page at www.owens.edu, move your mouse over the Academics tab, and then click on Class Search.
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document Who can I contact for further information about the early alert system?
For additional questions not answered here, please contact David Shaffer, Executive Director, Student Services and Registrar, at 567-661-2625 or david_shaffer5@owens.edu. You can also visit www.owens.edu/advising/early.html for more information about early alert.
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document If I request an advising intervention via early alert, how does advising handle that?
Early alerts for students are sent via email to each student’s primary advisor on a daily basis whenever an alert is submitted. Please note that the student’s primary advisor is in most cases based on the student’s major. The early alert is not sent to the advisor in the department in which...
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document Should I use early alert to report behavioral or academic misconduct?
No. To report behavioral or academic misconduct, use the Incident Reporting form from the A-Z Index on the Owens home page.
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document Will students be notified of early alerts?
Yes. Students will receive an email notification from you the next morning that contains the contents of your referral and encourages them to contact you and their primary advisor for additional assistance and support. For a sample email, please visit the Early Alert tab on the Intranet.
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document How will I know that my early alert was successfully submitted?
You will receive a confirmation email within 1-2 minutes of your early alert submission. If anything appears in error, you may return to the early alert referral page, make the desired changes, and resubmit the referral. For a sample confirmation email, please visit the Early Alert tab via the...
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document Can an early alert be submitted only if a student is doing poorly or struggling in a class?
No. An early alert can be used to provide any type of feedback to a student on his/her performance in a class. Early alert now includes a kudos function to support positive feedback for our students who are doing well in a course rather than just feedback to those students who are struggling....
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document How do I submit an early alert?
For detailed instructions on using early alert, please click on the early alert tab on the Owens Intranet.
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document When should I submit an early alert?
For maximum benefit to students, early alerts should be submitted within the first 2 to 4 weeks of class. 8-week courses within the first 2 weeks 9- & 13-week courses within the first 3 weeks 16-week courses within the first 4 weeks and before the last day to drop However, alerts can...
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