Otterbein Resources & Partners

Academic Support Center

The Academic Support Center (ASC), located on the 2nd floor of Courtright Memorial Library, can help with academic coaching and offers the following services:

  • Disability Services – works closely with qualified students with disabilities to ensure they have equal access to an education and to campus life. This access is provided to students through services, accommodations, and advocacy.
  • Math Lab – provides free tutoring to support coursework in several math courses.
  • Tutoring – Free one-on-one tutoring in many courses may be arranged by calling the ASC administrative assistant at 823-1610. Tutors in Music and Foreign Languages are to be obtained directly through those departments. Please contact Music at (614) 823-1508 and Foreign Languages at (614) 823-1361.
  • Writing Center – offers you a variety of services to help you write essays, research papers, compositions, and more.

Center for Career and Professional Development

The Center for Career and Professional Development is available to assist you with any stage of the career development process. The Career Development Center offers assistance that includes in selecting a major or career path, resume development and interviewing skills training.

Center for Student Success

The Center for Student Success can assist students with supplemental advising and peer mentoring, individualized success plans, and exploring various resources on campus.

The Counseling Center

The Counseling Center offers up to five counseling sessions per year for students free-of-charge. Group counseling, wellness outreach, crisis intervention and debriefing, and consultation are also available.

IT Student Help Desk

The IT Student Help Desk can assist with accessing your Otterbein accounts, technology, and resources and navigating any challenges you may have with computer software/hardware, logon issues, wifi, etc.

Office of Social Justice and Activism

The Office of Social Justice and Activism can assist whether you consider yourself diverse or simply admire all the diversity the world has to offer, make it a part of your Otterbein experience and participate in the Office of Diversity programs to explore diverse populations academically, culturally, and socially.

Otterbein Police Department

The Otterbein Police Department offers a variety of services ranging from security escorts to changing a flat tire, as well as crime prevention education, self defense, and emergency preparedness. Call when you need assistance (24hours) at (614) 823-1222. In an emergency situation, or when in doubt, always contact 911 directly.

Student Health Center

The Student Health Center offers supplemental academic advising and peer mentoring for students dealing with academic concerns, helps students make individualized academic success plans, refers students to appropriate campus offices for help and guidance, and serves as an advocate and remove barriers to your success.

Use your resources!

Academic Support Center and Disability Services Location and Hours

Location:  Courtright Memorial Library, Second Floor in the Back

Office Hours:  Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Phone: 614-823-1610

Fax:  614-823-1983

Academic Support Center and Disability Services Location Staff

Kristy Drobney, Ph.D.
Director
Library, Room 225
614-823-1362
kdrobney@otterbein.edu

Sara Banaie, M.S.Ed
Testing/Alt Media Coordinator
Library, Room 203
614-823-1264
banaie1@otterbein.edu

Beth Derringer, M.A.
Math Support Services Coordinator
Library, Room 215
614-823-1823
bderringer@otterbein.edu

Beth Domanik, B.S.A.
ASC Services Coordinator
Library, Room 229
614-823-1610
edomanik@otterbein.edu

Regina Kengla, M.A.
Writing Services & SI Coordinator
Library, Room 226
614-823-1883
rkengla@otterbein.edu

Kera McClain Manley, M.A.
Assistant Director, Disability Services
Library, Room 228
614-823-1618
kmanley@otterbein.edu

Contact the Academic Support Center

Beth Domanik, B.S.A.
ASC Services Coordinator
Library, Room #229
614-823-1610
edomanik@otterbein.edu