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Consumer Information

Welcome to Owens Community College! This page contains a summary of consumer information that is available to the student. If students would like a printed copy of any of these disclosures, please contact the office or individual listed on that specific disclosure.

Student Records and FERPA

The Annual Notice to Students regarding the Family Education Rights & Privacy Act of 1974 (FERPA) explains the studentís rights related to his/her student education records, including disclosure of information and directory information.

Financial Aid

For assistance with financial aid questions, please contact Oserve.†

Owens offers a variety of financial aid programs to assist the student. Please refer to the financial aid website for information about the types of aid available, terms and conditions, eligibility requirements, and disbursement information.†

Services for students with disabilities

The Office of Disability Services website contains information about services and facilities available to students with disabilities.

College Costs

Please visit the Tuition / Fees website for information about tuition, fees, and additional costs.†

Withdrawals, Refunds, and Return of Title IV Funds

The Owens Board Policy manual contains the withdrawal policy and procedures.Instructions for adding and dropping courses are available.

Information about refunds is available at https://www.owens.edu/bursar/refunds.html.

Students receiving federal financial aid may be subject to the Return of Title IV Funds policy.

Academic Programs

The Owens College Catalog provides information about available academic programs.

Information regarding faculty credentials can be found at https://www.owens.edu/credentials/faculty.pdf.

Information regarding the complaint procedure for out-of-state online students can be found at https://www.owens.edu/distance_ed/outofstate.html.

Transfer Credit

Information regarding transfer is available at https://www.owens.edu/transfer/index.html.† For a list of articulation agreements with other schools, please visit https://www.owens.edu/transfer/articulation.html.

Responsible Computing

The Responsible Computing Policy provides information regarding acceptable computer use.†

Accreditation and Approval

Please visit the Office of the Provost website for information about accreditation.

Vaccinations

Owens Community College does not currently have a vaccination policy.

College Navigator

Owens Community College information can be found on the U.S. Department of Education’s College Navigator site.

Student Body Diversity

Information about the student body diversity is available at https://www.owens.edu/student_right/heoa-diversity.html.

Net Price Calculator

The Owens Net Price Calculator is available at https://www.owens.edu/calculator/npcalc.htm.

Textbooks

For textbook information, please visit the Course schedule†and find the studentís registered courses† Click on “Find Books” to be directed to the bookstore.

The student can also access the online bookstore for all campuses and learning centers.

Book vouchers

Please visit the financial aid website for information about book vouchers.††

Voter Registration

Voter registration information is available at MyOhioVote.com.

Drug and Alcohol Abuse Prevention

Per College policy, Owens is a drug free school.† Information about Campus Drug and Alcohol Abuse Prevention and Education is available in the Annual Security Report published by the Department of Public Safety.

Additional information regarding sanctions, health risks, and assistance programs can be found in the Student Code of Conduct.

Completion, Graduation and Transfer Rates for Student Athletes

Completion, graduation and transfer-out rates for basketball, baseball, and other sports are available on the Student Right to Know web page.

Equity in Athletics Disclosure

Participation rates, financial support and other information about athletic programs is available in the Equity in Athletics Disclosure.

Completion, Graduation and Transfer Rates

The Student Right to Know Graduation Rates provides completion, graduation and transfer rate information regarding full-time students by gender, ethnic group, and Federal Pell Grant eligibility status.

Retention Rate

Retention rates are available on the Student Right To Know web page.

Campus Safety

The Department of Public Safety provides information regarding safety and security at Owens.† Information provided on the website includes the following:

Gainful Employment

Information regarding gainful employment specific to federal aid eligible certificate programs can be found in the College Catalog.†

State Grant Assistance

Information about grants and scholarships available from the State of Ohio are listed on the Financial Aid website.

National Student Loan Data System (NSLDS)

Federal student loan information is reported to the National Student Loan Data System (NSLDS).

Entrance Counseling for Student Loan Borrowers

Federal student loan borrowers can complete Entrance Counseling at studentloans.gov.†

Exit Counseling for Student Loan Borrowers

Federal student loan borrowers can complete Exit Counseling using the National Student Loan Data System (NSLDS).

Code of Conduct for Education Loans

Owens has a policy and procedure with respect to private education loans.

Preferred Lender List / Preferred Lender Arrangements

Owens Community College does not have a preferred lender list or preferred lender arrangements.




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