Explore a variety of academic disciplines and transfer to a four-year institution to earn your bachelor’s degree. Develop your reading, writing, communication, and critical thinking skills. Carefully consider and explore history, politics, human behavior, cultures, and many other topics. We are even home to numerous clubs, so you'll find plenty of opportunities to get to know your professors and fellow students. 


Check out these available programs in the School of Liberal Arts to learn more about classes you'll take, check out a short intro video, and see where an OCC degree can take you.  


Academic Advising

  • Transfer assistance
  • Course registration
  • Add/drop/withdrawal
  • Program change
  • Graduation questions
Educational Advisors are available for brief (5-10 minute) advising questions. Call (315) 498-2313 and your name will be added to the call list.

Incoming/Former Students

Schedule an appointment with your School Advisor

Continuing Students

Schedule an appointment with your Faculty Advisor in Lazer Success.

Lazer Success

You can also email you Faculty Advisor, to find out who your Faculty Advisor is, follow these steps:

Success Coaches help in other ways

A Success Coach will work with you on-on-one to provide helpful tools to assist you in balancing your academic and personal life. They can serve as a compass to help you navigate your OCC experience!

Want to connect with someone about your educational experience?  Feeling overwhelmed attempting to balance your academic and personal commitments?

  • Connect with campus resources like the Learning Center, Community Care Hub, and more
  • Improve your time management
  • Develop good study skills and habits
  • Please be aware that the Success Coach will not be able to provide help with class registration or schedule adjustments.

Schedule an appointment with a Success Coach

Need help with Financial Aid?

Our Financial Aid office is ready for you.

Our Support Team

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.