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Returning Students

Resources to Help You Get Back in the Classroom

Steps to return to OCC as a full or part-time student:

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The earlier the better! View the registration and academic calendar here. Plan your courses ahead of time in Student Planning so you will be ready when it opens.

OCC offers a wide variety of tutoring and student support. If your GPA falls below a certain point, it can affect how many credits you are allowed to register for. View academic sanction information here.

When a student registers, they should be prepared to pay for courses in full or start an applicable payment plan.

Did you know…?

You can spread out your payments by setting up a payment plan?

Yes, students enrolled in 3 or more credits in a term can enroll in the Tuition Payment Plan. Each term will have an individual payment plan available, except Summer Post Session. All students (3 credits or more) will have a $30.00 enrollment fee plus the calculated deposit. Enrollment fees are non-refundable. However, the earlier a student registers and enrolls in the payment plan, the higher the number payment due dates will be available.

  • Tuition Payment Plans are available on-line by logging into
  • Click on My Ocean, Ocean Connect, Financial Information, Student Finance and Pay for Registration.

You can pay Online!

Click “Student Finance” in Ocean Connect to start the process.

Additional Resources:
 Financial Aid 
OCC Foundation Scholarship
Loan options

The My Progress screen on Student Planning helps you follow your degree program. Students are always encouraged to meet with an academic advisor.

It is best to complete a graduation audit with the academic advising office and submit an application for graduation. View all the commencement info here.

Contact the HUB: Email: or call 732-255-0482.

Contact Us

 Advising Office
732 255-0300 or

Office Hours
Monday, Tuesday & Thursday
8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Wednesday – 8:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Friday – 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

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