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The Student Awards Ceremony scheduled for tonight, Friday, April 28, 2017 at 6:30 p.m. in the Visual and Performing Arts Center Theater will proceed as scheduled. There are currently no plans to cancel classes or events today due to potential severe weather.

College officials will continue to monitor the forecast and if weather conditions worsen and cause any cancellations, we will announce those immediately through local radio and television stations and posts on the college’s website, Facebook and Twitter pages. They will also be announced through the college’s Campus Alert Notification (CAN) System. For information about how to sign up to receive text messages and add email addresses via the CAN system, please visit

Online Distance Advising

**Please note, we do not schedule appointments via chat or email.**


At OCCC we understand that it is not always convenient to come to campus to meet with an Academic Advisor. Whether or not you work long hours or take classes online only, the Office of Academic Advising can assist you with some of your questions and needs through our online distance advising program. You can click on the below link to chat live with an Academic Advisor during the scheduled chat hours. If you prefer, or during non-chat hours, you may use the below email link for general Advising questions.


During regularly scheduled chat hours, click below to speak directly to an Academic Advisor

Chat live with an Academic Advisor.


Weekly Chat Schedule:

 Monday: 10:00-11:00 am

Tuesday: 3:00-4:00 pm

Wednesday: 9:30-10:30 am

Thursday: 3:00- 4:00 pm

Friday: 9:30-10:30 am

 *Enrollment has opened for Summer and Fall 2017 semesters and due to the increased traffic in our office, please allow up to 3 business days to respond to your requests via email.*

  • For general advising questions*, email an advisor at New/Transfer students must come in for initial Academic Advising and enrollment. Do not email asking to schedule an appointment.
  • For returning students*, email with the courses that you would like to be registered for. Please include section numbers (Ex: BIO 1023 TR01S). If you do not know what the section numbers are, "Reading Course Codes" will give you more information on the topic. Because of FERPA laws, any request for registration made via email will need to come through your official OCCC email account, and you will need to include your student ID number. Do not email to schedule an appointment.
  • For questions regarding any of our health professions majors*, email Do not email to schedule an appointment.
  • To schedule an appointment with an Academic Advisor, call 405-682-7535 

  *Note: If you are a current student, all emails must be sent via your OCCC student account. Please be sure to include your student ID in the email. If you are a prospective student, please include your full legal name, date of birth, valid phone number and email address.


Regular Advising Office hours are:

Monday 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Tuesday 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Wednesday 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Thursday 11:30 a.m.- 6 p.m.
Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.


Online Student Resources

Please note: The College has developed courses which offer several options to students who cannot attend on-campus courses. Those options are online courses and web-enhanced courses.