Visit OJC

Welcome to OJC - Home of the Rattlers

Students walking

If you would like to explore OJC, we invite you to come to campus to meet our faculty, visit with some students, tour the campus, and get help applying to OJC for enrollment in the next semester's classes.

Campus visits can be scheduled throughout the year, excluding campus holidays. Click "Inquiry & Campus Visitation" button to schedule a regular campus visit Monday-Friday at 10 a.m. or 2 p.m.

Inquiry & Campus Visitation Online Registration


Welcome Center

OJC Welcome Center

When you arrive at campus, we invite you to begin your experience at the OJC Welcome Center, located in our historic Macdonald Hall, at the entrance to the OJC campus. The Welcome Center is open daily and offers tours of the campus Monday - Friday 10 a.m. and 2 p.m., excluding campus holidays.  


Macdonald Hall

Special Tour Events


Explore2Enroll - New Applied and Registered Student Orientation Event

During the summer months we invite students who have previously applied to OJC, or recently enrolled,  to visit campus for Explore2Enroll, held every Tuesday during June and July. Students will have the opportunity to complete their placement testing, go through a short orientation, take a campus tour, complete , and meet with financial aid and academic advisors as they prepare to begin Fall Semester classes.  Prospective students can register online at Explore2Enroll. Simply choose the Tuesday during June and July that you can come to campus for a few hours.

Explore2Enroll Registration


Jump Start – New and Returning Student Technology Orientation

Get a "Jump Start" on the semester by attending orientation to:
• Set your Student Password and Log-in to the Student Portal
• Access your Official Student Email
• Learn to use Desire2Learn (D2L), OJC’s Learning Management Program
• Print your Class Schedule
• Tour Campus to Locate your Classrooms
• Visit the Library to get your Student Library Card
• Visit TRiO Support Services

Next Jump Start event:  Sunday, August 14, 2016
(Registration Opening Summer 2016)

IMPORTANT! Student will need to have registered for classes and obtained their Student I.D. card from the Student Services Center before attending Jump Start or requesting a Library Card.

Jump Start Registration Closed


Discovery Day

As a prospective student, the best way to discover OJC is to register online for one of our Discovery Day events. These half-day events are held twice a year, one in the fall and another in the spring. The events include campus tours, informational sessions about financial aid and campus resources, lunch and the College Fair, where you can personally meet with the faculty and staff and have your questions answered. The Discovery Day events are open to any prospective student and their family. Prospective students can register online at Discovery Day.

Next Discovery Day events: October 13, 2016 & April 6, 2017
(Registration For October Discovery Day Opening Summer 2016)

Discovery Day Registration Closed


Complete a FREE OJC Application Before your Visit

If you plan to register for classes on the date of your tour, it is important that you have applied to OJC before your visit. There is no application fee and the process only takes a few minutes. You can apply at: OJC APPLICATION.

Online Registration for all Campus Visits

When you complete the online registration, you may request information about OJC only, or if you would like to visit the campus please select the "YES, I WANT to Visit the Campus" button and fill out the required information. If you are not registering for one of the  OJC Discovery Days or for Explore2Enroll, please select "Other" on the campus tour form and let us know when you would like to visit our campus and take the OJC tour.

Inquiry & Campus Visitation Online Registration

Campus visits can be scheduled throughout the year, Monday – Friday at 10 a.m. or 2 p.m., excluding campus holidays.



Contact Info.

Travis Richter

Travis Richter
College Recruiter
Macdonald Hall, 110  OJC Welcome Center
P: (719) 384-6891E:


Contact OJC

For Testing, Financial Aid, Advising or Registration:

Student Services Office

P: (719) 384-6831Hours:
M - TH: 7:30 am - 7 pm
F: 7:30 am - 5:00 pm