Academic Advising

About Advising

Owens Community College Academic Advising engages, challenges, and supports a diverse student population to assist students in achieving their educational and career goals.

Students are assigned an advisor based on their major and will work with that advisor during their pursuit of a degree or certificate.

View all advisors by program area.

  • Appointments are recommended.
  • Making an appointment ensures that you will be able to see your advisor without a wait.
  • Appointments also allow you and your advisor to prepare for your appointment.
  • You will find the name of your academic advisor and office location listed in Ozone.
  • Please request your advisor by name when calling to make an appointment.
  • Some students may have more than one advisor listed in Ozone. If you have more than one advisor, the Office of Advising will help you schedule with the appropriate person.

How to Register for Classes

Watch the online web registration tutorial below.

Contact Us

Fill out our online form.

Email us at

Toledo: (567) 661-2387, College Hall 110 (temporary location)

Findlay: (567) 429-3509, Education Center Room 112

Learning Center Downtown Toledo: (567) 661-2732

To find your advisor's name and contact information, log into Ozone and go to the Academic Profile section of the My Ozone tab.

View all advisors by program area.

Service Hours for Advising

Fall 2017
August 28 - December 22

Monday: 9 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Tuesday - Thursday: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Friday: 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. (only November 18 & December 2)

Ask an Advisor -- Chat online with an Owens Advisor

If an advisor is offline, please leave a message. Someone will respond to you via email within 24 - 48 hours.

The chat feature is available to students if they have questions about a program or need assistance navigating the enrollment process. If you have a financial aid or billing question, please contact Oserve directly either through email or call (567) 661-7378. To schedule an appointment with an advisor, students will need to contact the Toledo or Findlay advising offices. The representative on the chat feature cannot schedule appointments at this time. Thank you.

If an advisor is offline, please leave a message. Someone will respond to you via email within 24 - 48 hours.

Chat with an Advisor Hours

The following times and advisors will be available for chat hours. Please leave a message if the advisor is unavailable.

10 a.m.-12 p.m., Paula - Criminal Justice & Emergency Services Advisor
12-2 p.m., Brad - Technology Advisor

10 a.m-12 p.m., Janice - Technology Advisor
1-3 p.m., Eric - Liberal Arts Advisor
3-5 p.m., Emilee - Health Advisor

2-4 p.m., Briana - Career/Undecided Advisor

8-10 a.m., Tim - Business & Technology Advisor
10 a.m-12 p.m., Leanne - Career & Transfer Advisor
12-2 p.m., Bria - Health Advisor

10 a.m-12 p.m., Terri - Humanities, Social Science & Transfer Advisor
12-2 p.m., Denise - Teacher Education & Social Work Advisor
2-4 p.m., Beth - Math & Science Advisor

*Please check the academic calendar for dates that the College will be closed. Advising adheres to this closing schedule and will not be open on dates indicated in the academic calendar.