How OCC Services Continue to Operate Remotely

On Campus

In-person service is now an option for Student Central and our Financial Aid Service Center. However, many of our services remain remote as we continue to try and social distance to limit the spread of COVID-19. Here is a full list of how everything is operating currently. 


Appointments with Advisors and Student Success Coaches are exclusively remote and do via Microsoft Teams, Zoom or by phone. Make your appintment by visiting your School webpage

Alcohol & Other Drug Education 

Online Alcohol and Other Drug Screenings are available and teams meetings can be setup in order to discuss results, do goal setting and motivational interviews and suppor you with resources to go through this tough time. For more information, contact Sarah Hartmann at 315-498-2403 or

Box of Books - Book Return 

For the time being, our Barns & Nobles Bookstore remains closed for in-person service. If you need to return your Box of Books ahead of the June 15th deadline to return your books, please visit the OCC Bookstore website and print a free shipping label to use in order to mail your books back.  


24/7 access to Mental Health Counseling is available by contacting calling 315-498-2675. Tele-psychiatry appointments can be made by calling 315-498-2675 or emailing In case of a true emergency, please always dial 911 first. 

The Learning Center 

Online (phone & video) appointments and E-tutoring are both still available. Make your appointment online at WCOnline. Additionally, writing assignments can be submitted online through electronic paper drop-off. Those appointments can also be facilitated through  WCOnline


Guided Virtual Tours, Zoom Appointments, Special Social Media Events and Phone Meetings are all available to prospective students. Explore your options via the Connect at OCC website

Student Leadership & Engagement 

Student programming will still continue virtually for the time being. In the Spring, we offered comedians, magicians, caricature artists, Netflix parties and Trivia Nights. More student programming to come virtually!

To get involved with Student Government Association, Apply for an Open Student Officer Position or become a Senator at Large by emailing Shawn Edie at

Veterans Affairs 

Regular servies are available through or (315)-498-2200.  Drop-in Zoom meetings are also available at the following times:

  • Monday 1 - 3 p.m. 
  • Wednesday 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. 

Email for meeting ID and password for the Zoom Sessions. 


Additionally, the following services are available via phone, email & for video meetings via Microsoft Teams