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Undergraduate Services and Advising Office

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.




3033 Derby Hall, 154 N. Oval Mall

Columbus, Ohio 43210



Monday - Friday, 8:00am - 5:00pm in 3033 Derby Hall



Monday, Thursday, & Friday, 8:00am - 4:00pm in 3033 Derby Hall
Get more information about scheduling an appointment



Week 1 of Spring Semester (January 12 - January 16):

Monday - Friday,  9:00am - 12:00pm & 1:00pm - 4:00pm in 3033 Derby Hall

Week 2 of Spring Semester (January 20 - January 23):

Tuesday - Friday,  9:00am - 12:00pm & 1:00pm - 4:00pm in 3033 Derby Hall

No Appointment Required for 15 minute Express Advising during week 1 and 2.

Please note: University is closed on Monday, January 19.


Beginning Week 3:

Tuesday & Wednesday, 9:00am - 12:00pm & 1:00pm - 4:00pm in 3033 Derby Hall
Same-Day Appointment Required.

Students can sign up for same-day appointment times beginning at 8:00am by phone or in-person for 15 minute appointments that same day. Available on a first-come, first-served basis.


We look forward to welcoming you to our office to discuss how to develop and schedule for your field of study, and how to best prepare your future career. For answers to Frequently Asked Questions, visit our FAQ webpage or contact an Academic Advisor for assistance