Until further notice, the advising office physical location is temporarily closed. We are providing advising appointments by phone or CarmenZoom. Advisors will be available by email during business hours. See below for more information.  


Advising Appointments 

The School of Communication advising office is open! We are commited to helping students get the advising assistance they need while maintaining a safe and healthy environment for students and advisors. Advising appointments will be provided by phone or CarmenZoom until futher notice. To schedule an appointment:

  • Visit OnCourse to schedule your own appointment (preferred). Please list your phone number when reserving your appointment time. The advisor will call you for your phone or CarmenZoom appointment. 
  • Call the advising office at 614-292-8444 to arrange an appointment.
  • If you are registered with Student Life Disability Services and need an accommodation to a phone/CarmenZoom advising appointment, please contact your assigned advisor by email to arrange an alternative format.

Same Day appointments will not be available this term. For more urgent concerns, please email your advisor. Advisors are working hard to return emails ASAP but please allow 24 hours for a response. 

Advising Office Hours:

7:30am to 4:30pm, Monday through Friday
Closed on holidays.


Contact Information:

3033 Derby Hall, 154 N. Oval Mall
Columbus, Ohio 43210 - Ohio State map

Appointments are required to see an advisor. See Schedule an Appointment for how to meet with an advisor.

Opening the lines of communication with our committed and experienced Undergraduate Advising Office is the first step to your academic success at The Ohio State University.

Our mission is to guide students through the opportunities and resources of the School of Communication, and help to ensure your communication or journalism education prepares you for success in the post-graduation world.

 We look forward to welcoming you to our office!