The Ohio State University at Marion


Academic Advising


Advising office located in Suite 100 Maynard Hall

Welcome Students! Scheduling for Autumn 17 is underway! Classes are filling. If you need assistance in scheduling please contact the Academic Advising Office.

If you have been away from Ohio State and would like to resume taking classes in autumn 2017 please call 740-725-6334 for more information.



Important Dates and Deadlines for Students
Online Transcript Ordering Transcripts must be ordered by the student online. They are not available for printing or pick-up at Marion campus. For assistance call 614-292-9330.
Enrollment Verification


Academic Advising Walk-In Hours are not available during summer semester. Please schedule an appointment.

Do you have a hold on your Student Center (account)?

  • Reasons a hold may be placed on your Student Center include but are not limited to:
  • Financial Responsibility Statement is not completed. This must be completed prior to scheduling courses each semester for all current OSU students
  • Past due financial balance -check your statement of account in Buckeye Link. If you have questions, call Financial Aid at 740-725-6389, or the number listed in your student center messages
  • When a student has an academic grade point average under 2.0 a scheduling hold is placed on the student's Buckeye Link Student Center. See your advisor for assistance in scheduling and contact Financial Aid if you have financial holds
  • Missing high school and/or college transcripts for transfer students will create an account hold- call Admissions at 740-725-6242 for assistance
  • You are a first semester college student at Ohio State and have not met with an academic advisor or want to adjust your schedule. All scheduling changes for new OSU students must include a conversation with your academic advisor (this includes CCP students who are in their first semester of post high school college enrollment)

Earn Your Associate of Arts Degree from The Ohio State University!

Students wishing to apply for the Associate of Arts degree should contact the Academic Advising Department at 740-725-6334. Deadline to apply is the 8th Friday of each semester.

Applying for Grade Forgiveness

If you feel a course scheduled for Autumn 2017 should be completed for grade forgiveness, please discuss the process with your academic advisor immediately. The deadline to apply for grade forgiveness using autumn 2017 coursework is the 4th Friday of the fall semester, Friday, September 15th. Restrictions may apply to your situation so please meet with your academic advisor before the deadline to confirm eligibility. Application forms for grade forgiveness are completed online.

What is the Grade Forgiveness Policy?
Undergraduate students of any rank may be eligible to repeat up to three courses for grade forgiveness. Students must meet with their academic advisor to discuss eligibility for the policy. Some restrictions may apply. The deadline to submit the online application for grade forgiveness is the 4th Friday of autumn and spring semester. The application deadline for summer 2017 courses has passed. Confirm the summer 2018 application deadline with your advisor when you schedule your summer 18 courses. Details about Grade Forgiveness can be found here 3335-8-27.1. Electronic forms to apply for grade forgiveness can be found at the Registrar's webpage . Applications for autumn 2017 open July 17, 2017.