Extended Fall Registration Hours
For your convenience, Ocean County College will open on Saturday, August 29th and Saturday, September 12th from 8:00am – 12:00pm. The student services departments will be available to assist with admissions, registration, advising, financial aid and payment through the cashier’s office.
We are always available during our normal business hours of 8:00am – 8:00pm, Monday through Thursday, and 8:00am to 5:00pm on Friday.
- View the schedule of courses on Ocean Connect.
- Many of our courses are held at off campus sites. Be sure to check the location of the course. Select INET as the location to search for online courses. For more information visit the E-learning page.
- View course descriptions in the college catalog.
What kind of student are you?
Currently attending Ocean County College student: Planning and Registration Guidelines for Current Students.
New Student: New students must complete an application for admission and register during a scheduled Orientation.New students will be contacted regarding scheduling an orientation date, during which they will register for classes. Part time new students can register themselves, in the Registration and Records Office. Part time students do not require advising, but it is available if the student wishes, in the Advising Office.
E-learning Student: Students who wish to pursue their complete degree online at Ocean County College can get started by contacting an admissions rep at 877-464-2154 or submitting our Request Information Form.
Non-Degree Students living out of the area or Students currently attending another college or university: If you are not currently attending, and are not in the Ocean County area at this time, it is possible for a part time student to register for a course by submitting the Application for Admission and the Visiting and Non-Degree Registration Form.
First, complete an Application for Admission.
Fax the completed Visiting and Non-Degree Registration form to the Registration and Records Office at 732.864.3849, or
E-mail to: Registrar@ocean.edu
If the course(s) for which you are registering has a prerequisite you will also need to fax either a copy of your current student ID or an unofficial copy of a previous college or university transcript showing successful completion of the prerequisite.
All fields on these forms are required information. Forms with missing information will not be processed. You must sign the registration form. You will be contacted to confirm we have received and acted upon your request.
Review course descriptions and prerequisite information of courses. Use Ocean Connect to be certain of the exact course/section you want, and to be certain whether or not that course/section still has availability.
ATTN: Course Registration
If someone else will be registering you in the Registration and Records Office, provide that person with a signed letter authorizing them to register on your behalf. Include the specific course(s). This person may be required to show identification.
*** You can request that Ocean County College send your transcript to your school using the transcript request form.
Jump Start student
High school Jump Start students must re-submit the OCC Admissions “green” form and register in person every semester.