The college provides extensive resources to
maximize learning for every student. The following
links and contacts are for online students.
As an online student, you are strongly encouraged to contact your instructor whenever you need academic
assistance and/or guidance regarding your specific course. Actively interacting with your instructor is critical to your success
in online learning. You can find your instructor's email address in our online Faculty Directory.
It is likely someone before you has asked
the same question. You may find the answer to your question in the FAQ.
Over the phone
Call (630) 942-2490.
Student support hours are 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.,
Monday through Thursday during the summer term. We are closed Friday through Sunday.
E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org at
Chat with us during business hours via the chat box on the lower right side of this page, or send us your question
when we are offline.
Call or email for an appointment with an OIDCO staff member in person. We can provide orientation to online learning,
help find course related information, demonstrate basic Blackboard features and navigation through a Bb course, and direct students
to appropriate service areas for further assistance.
Please let us know how we are doing by taking this brief customer satisfaction survey.
The Learning Commons offers an array of academic support services at the Glen Ellyn campus and the Carol Stream,
Westmont regional centers.
For more details, visit the Learning Commons website.
Local COD online students are encouraged to take advantage of Learning Commons. Assistance in Reading, Math, Writing and Speech are
available as well as peer-tutoring services. Online tutoring for certain courses is available
by submitting questions through this form.
Quick Reference of Student
Services at COD