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The Center for Teaching Innovation advances Oakton's mission with an active Teaching Resources Hub that supports, fosters, and expands best-practices in teaching and learning and synergy across disciplines.

Introducing Student Support Services "Cultivating Meaningful Conversations"

"Cultivating Meaningful Conversations" is an online training course developed to better assist Oakton Community College faculty members increase their knowledge of OCC Student Support Services and their respective referral processes. "Cultivating Meaningful Conversations" is accessible through D2L.

As a means of reducing the "silo effect" often experienced amongst departments on campus, and assisting faculty in increasing their knowledge of student support service referrals, the OCC Student Support Services videos and resources have been compiled and developed. 

Questions? Don't hesitate to reach out members of the Persistence Project 1:1 Working Group:

Amanda Johnson, 
Cameron Carrara, 
Jennifer Jennings, 
Tania Boisson, 

 We hope that you will find the module to be instructive and informative!!

Student Support Services: Financial Assistance

Financial Assistance staff may be contacted for questions about financial aid application processes, financial aid verification, status of a financial aid file, veterans benefits, grants and loans, and other general questions.
Contact:  847.635.1700 /

Student Support Services: Office of Student Affairs

The Office of Student Affairs oversees student services at Oakton and is the major hub for supporting students. The Office of Student Affairs is in charge of the following services:
•    Student Success Fund
•    Standards of Academic Progress
Contact:  847.635.1739 or email

Student Support Services: Enrollment Services

Enrollment Services assists students with general questions about processes related to Admissions, Financial Aid, Registration, and Records including prerequisites, class overrides, holds, online registration, payment options, FAFSA process and verification, proof of residency, student record changes, application issues, and steps for new student enrollment/orientation.
Contact: 847.635.1700 /