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Student Support

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.

Self Help
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.

Via E-mail
E-mail at any time.

Live Chat
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.

By Appointment
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.

Academic Support
The Learning Commons offers an array of academic support services at the Glen Ellyn campus and the Carol Stream, Naperville and 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

COD Online contact

Call (630) 942-2490

For advising
Counseling and Advising
Call (630) 942-2259

For technical support
Computing Labs
Call (630) 942-2999

To purchase texts
COD Bookstore
Call (630) 942-2360

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