Need to register for classes or adjust your schedule for the fall semester? Please call 315-498-2313 to be added to the call list and an advisor will contact you as soon as they are available. Starting on Monday, August 24th, we will serve students on a first come, first served basis. 

If you are interested in transferring to a four-year institution to earn your bachelor’s degree, and you want to explore a variety of academic disciplines, then the School of Liberal Arts is where you want to be. Our dedicated professors will support you as you develop your reading, writing, communication, and critical thinking skills. You will also carefully consider and explore history, politics, human behavior, cultures, and many other topics. In addition, we are home to numerous clubs, so you will find plenty of opportunities to get to know your professors and fellow students. 


Check out these available programs in the School of Liberal Arts: 

View each degree page to learn more about classes you'll take, check out a short intro video, and see where an OCC degree can take you.  

Your Academic Home Base

If you've got questions about your School of Liberal Arts program, we want to answer them. We'll be your go-to for all things concerning your academics.


Have questions about transferring? Want to switch your degree or just trying to plan for next semester? All your advising needs are met here:

  • Transfer assistance
  • Course registration
  • Add/drop/withdrawal
  • Program change
  • Graduation questions

Due to social distancing restrictions, we are currently not offering in-person appointments! All appointments will be conducted via Zoom or Teams.

Meet with a Success Coach

We're focused on helping you fulfill your potential, both academically and personally. Book a one-on-one session with a Success Coach to talk about:

  • Resources on campus like the Learning Center, Community Care Hub, and more
  • Time management strategies
  • Managing responsibilities and decision-making
  • Study skills and habits
Main Support Contacts
Role Name & Email Office Phone
School Secretary Cherie Bisnett M310 (315) 498-2266
School Secretary Maureen Kozol M310 (315) 498-2313
School Secretary Cheryl Langdon M380 (315) 498-2301
Faculty School Specialist Patrick Kenny, Ph.D. M310F (315) 498-2542
Advisor Sherrie Asbie-White M310C (315) 498-2786
Advisor Abby Klein M310J (315) 498-2630
Success Coach Chuck Wilbur M310J (315) 498-2164




Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.