Student Resources

We all need a little help from time to time, and OFTC’s Retention Specialists have listed below contact information from around the college and our communities to help you find the resources and assistance you need.

If you are struggling with your classes or if you just need a little encouragement, please reach out. Help is available!

College Resources

  • Academic Advisement: List of Advisors
  • Admissions: admissions@oftc.edu
    • North Campus – 478-553-2064
    • South Campus – 478-296-6143
  •  Assessment / Testing Center: 
  • Bookstore: bookstore@oftc.edu 
    • North Campus – 478-553-2106
    • South Campus – 478-278-5153
  • Business Office / NelNet Payment Plan
  • Career Services / Disability Services: sdbrown@oftc.edu
    • North Campus – 478-553-2124
    • South Campus – 478-274-7643
  • Financial Aid: financialaid@oftc.edu
    • North Campus – 478-553-2131
    • South Campus – 478-274-7833 or 478-274-7940
  • Library / Lending Library:  library@oftc.edu
    • North Campus – 478-553-2070
    • South Campus – 478-275-6593
  • New Student Orientation / Student Online Information (sign into Email, Blackboard, Banner Web & more)
  • OFTC Foundation / Apply for Scholarships
  • Registrar / Veterans Benefits: registrar@oftc.edu
    • North Campus – 478- 240-5161
    • South Campus  -478-274-7761
  • Safety and Security Emergency Numbers
    • South Campus – Day 478-595-6603, Evening 478-595-6596 or 6553
    • North Campus – Day 478-240-5176, Evening 478-357-0091
    • Jefferson County Center – Day and Evening 478-625-1901
    • Little Ocmulgee Instructional Center – Day and Evening 229-868-7834 or 7857
    • Hancock County Center – Day and Evening 478-232-7241
  • Student Navigator (Student Retention Specialist)
  • Student Organizations / Federal Work Study
  • Technical Support
  • Tutoring Services
  • Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA): pcooper@oftc.edu
    • North Campus – 478-553-2444
    • South Campus – 478-274-7842

Community Resources

Aunt BerthaThe Social Care Network

Search for free or reduced cost services in your zip code for food, housing, household/baby supplies, transportation, health care, addiction and recovery services, financial assistance, day care services, education, employment and job training, legal aid – www.auntbertha.com

Domestic Violence

  • Battered Women and their Children – 1-800-603-4351
  • Child Abuse Hotline/Department of Social Services – 1-800-342-3720
  • Elder Abuse Hotline – 1-800-252-8966
  • Family Violence Prevention Center – 1-800-313-1310
  • National Domestic Violence Hotline – 1-800-799-7233

Mental Health / Substance Abuse

  • Alcoholics Anonymous – www.aageorgia.org
  • Community Mental Health Center of Middle GA – 478-272-1190
  • Georgia Al-Anon – www.ga-al-anon.org
  • Georgia Crisis Access Line – 1-800-715-4225
  • National Suicide Hotline – 1-800-784-2433
  • Substance Abuse Treatment Facility Locator – 1-800-622-4357

Sexual Abuse Resource

  • Human Trafficking Hotline – 1-888-373-7888
  • National Sexual Assault Hotline – 1-800-656-4673