Staff and Faculty

Advisors and Staff

This is a user guide for some of the functions advisors frequently use in the system. This includes functions like:

Navigating OnCourse

  • Home page

  • Student profile

    • Support Priority

    • Major Explorer tab

Keeping track of your interactions with your students

Scheduling student appointments

Advanced Search & Saved Searches

  • Advanced search allows you to filter students according to a number of personal and academic characteristics or group affiliations.  You have the option of saving searches that have complex search filters and/or searches that you want to run frequently.

Reporting

  • There are several reports that advisors have access to run.  For a list of them, what information they provide, and what actions you can take directly from the report please download the EAB Report Library for advisors document.

Tracking student success

For trouble shooting help or to report a problem please contact OnCourse@osu.edu.

 

Front Desk Staff

This is a user guide for some of the functions Front Desk Staff  members will frequently do or utilize in the system. This includes functions like:

Scheduling Student Appointments

For trouble shooting, help, or to report a problem please contact OnCourse@osu.edu.