Academic Advising/Orientation

Welcome to Academic Advising at Ocean County College! Our Office Mission is to assist students in accomplishing their academic, career and lifelong learning goals.  

Through our group and individual advising services, we help students: understand placement test results; select a degree program; understand College requirements and identify transfer or career goals. Stop by our office or schedule a virtual advising appointment.

2016 - 2017 Important Dates & Events

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Spring 2017 Graduation Applications due March 1

If you are graduating in Spring or Summer 2017, stop by the Advising Office for a graduation audit.  No appointment is needed!

Instant Decision Day

A representative from NJIT will be on campus to meet with OCC students on Thursday, December 8 from 10am-2pm. View the flyer for more detailed information.

Kean - Instant Decision Days

Call 732-255-0356 for more information or visit them in Gateway (Building 101), Room 103. View a listing of Kean Ocean Undergraduate Programs.


Students who cannot come to campus, but wish to receive academic advising, can schedule a virtual advising appointment. Please call 732-255-0300 to make an appointment.

The Academic Advising Center, located in the Administration Building, operates on a walk-in basis. No appointment is necessary. Our office hours are: 

Monday - Thursday 8am-8pm

Friday - 8am-5pm