Advisor

This is a user guide for some of the things that advisors frequently do in the system.  For trouble shooting help or to report a problem please contact OnCourse@osu.edu.  This includes actions like:

 

Student overview and 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