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Bobcat Blitz

Welcome to Bobcat Blitz! 

You have been admitted to Ohio University Lancaster and attended orientation. We are excited to welcome you to the Lancaster campus and to the Ohio bobcat nation!

What is Bobcat Blitz? 

Bobcat Blitz is our new student welcome event - a place where you can get to know some of the faculty, staff, and students who will be a part of your college experience. 

Who should attend?

If you have completed the online (freshmen and transfer students) or in-person (College Credit Plus students) orientations, it's time to think Bobcat Blitz! If you have not completed orientation, please reach out to Student Services to complete the orientation process. 

Dates and Times

You have two options for the Bobcat Blitz:

  • Friday, August 5 | 11 am to 2 pm

  • Friday, August 12 | 2 pm to 4 pm

This is an open house format. Feel free to drop by at a time that works best for you and your schedule!


Bobcat Blitz will begin in the Brasee Hall Gymnasium, located below the North Lobby entrance

What will be covered at Bobcat Blitz?


  • Meet with an advisor for any schedule changes or questions
  • Meet with Student Services staff members
  • Learn about financial aid, accommodations, tutoring, and counseling resources
  • Hear from faculty about how to be successful in the classroom

Spaces and Technology

  • Take a campus tour
  • Meet the technology team
  • Discover the many resources you can access in the library
  • Get your OHIO student ID

Campus Culture

  • Get to know our theatre program
  • Meet students and learn about student organizations

Snacks will be provided! Walk-ins welcome, but pre-registration is encouraged.

Register by July 22, 2022 to reserve a t-shirt as a welcome gift!

We encourage you to attend this important event to help you prepare for the start of the semester and look forward to seeing you on campus this August!

Student Services Contacts

Shari Ayers
Director of Student Services
Email: ayerss@ohio.edu
Office phone: 740.681.3333

Phyllis Lanier
Academic Success Advisor
Email: hughesp@ohio.edu
Office phone: 740.681.3324

Jaime Cox
Advising and Retention Specialist, Student Services
Office phone: 740.681.3330

Cindy L. Mayle
Administrative Specialist/Cashier
Email: maylec@ohio.edu
Office phone: 740.681.3311