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Ohio University Southern and Proctorville Center are pleased to offer College Credit Plus opportunities. All interested students are encouraged to apply. The admission process for the College Credit Plus (CC+) program on any of Ohio University's regional campuses is modeled on our review process in place for degree-seeking freshman enrollment.

Admission Requirements

Successful applicants to any of Ohio University's regional campuses must be remediation-free and demonstrate a strong academic preparation to succeed in college-level coursework. For details regarding admission guidelines and remediation-free standards/placement testing, please visit:

Admission Guidelines or Placement Testing

For instructions on how to submit the College Credit Plus application and corresponding application deadlines, please visit:

Application Procedures and Deadlines


Admitted new College Credit Plus students are required to attend an orientation session prior to registering for classes. Upon acceptance to the CC+ program, students will receive a letter in the mail informing them to pre-register for one of the orientation dates. Students may only pre-register for orientation after being admitted to the program.

Orientation Dates

Spring 2020 Semester: Monday, January 6: 5:30-8:30 p.m.

Summer Session II/Fall Semester: Friday, June 12: 9 a.m.-1 p.m.

Fall 2020 Semester: Tuesday, July 7, 5:30-8:30 p.m.

Fall 2020 Semester: Saturday, August 1, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.

To sign up, you will use your OHIO ID and password to login. If you have not already, activate your OHIO ID at account.ohio.edu. You will need your PID number and birthdate. You can find your PID number on your acknowledgement letter you received when you first applied as well as in your email. If you experience technical difficulty accessing account.ohio.edu, please contact the Service Desk at 740.593.1222. Once activated, register for an orientation session at:

Orientation Registration

If you arrive at orientation and have not pre-registered, you will be asked to register for one of the remaining dates. All orientation sessions will begin in the Bowman Auditorium located in the Collins Building. Check-in time will begin 30 minutes prior to each session time.

During orientation, each student will receive information regarding:

  • Academic resources available to assist students
  • Faculty expectations
  • Student handbook and codes of conduct
  • OU policy and procedures (including schedule change procedures, dropping a class)
  • Black Board instruction
  • ID picture
  • Register for summer or fall classes

If you have any questions regarding orientation please contact Robert Pleasant at pleasanr@ohio.edu or 740.533.4608.

Academic Advising

Academic advising is offered to students or applicants to the university by the staff of the Student Center, faculty and administration. An individual will want to arrange advising by visiting the Student Center or by calling (all area codes are 740) an advisor to schedule an appointment.

Library Services

The Ohio University Southern Library is a modern information center that assists Ohio University students, staff and faculty with their academic research. The Library contains 25,000 volumes, 200 periodical subscriptions, as well as electronic databases, audiovisual materials, and microforms. The Library has a Quiet Study Room and a Group Study Room available for student use.

Library Hours

Monday - Thursday

8 a.m. - 7 p.m.


8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

During Winter Intersession, Spring Break and between semesters, the Library Hours are Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Campus Tutoring Services

Student and professional tutors work with students individually or in small groups. All Ohio University Southern students are eligible for up to two hours of tutoring per week, at no cost. In addition, Drop-In Tutoring is available for OUS students during specified hours.

In Ironton, tutors will be in The Student Success Center, which is located in Room 214 in the Collins Building. In Proctorville, tutors are located in classrooms at the Eastern Lawrence County Center.

Helpful Campus Information

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Robert Pleasant
Associate Director, Student Resource Commons
1804 Liberty Avenue
Ironton OH 45638