IT Help Desk Supported Resources

Network/Ozone Login

About your Owens username
Your username is your full first name, underscore, full last name: jonathon_doe. Some usernames will have a number following the last name due to students having a common name (example: jonathon_doe2).

New Owens Students

New Owens students will need to activate their account at

  1. Click Activate Account and fill in your information.
  2. Once all information has been filled in, click Activate.
    Note: Your OCID is your Owens nine-digit ID number found on your welcome letter. If you did not receive a welcome letter, please contact the Admissions Office at (567) 661-7777.
  3. Immediately following the activation process, you will set up your password.
  4. Once done, you can proceed to to sign into your Ozone account.

Account Activation FAQs >>

Password Changes
You are required to change your password once you initially log in. Passwords expire every 120 days.
Password reset FAQs >>


The IT Help Desk assists with login, navigation and all areas of Ozone.
Ozone FAQs >>


The IT Help Desk is responsible for login, navigation, and notifying the University of Cincinnati of any irregularities or outages. Other Blackboard technical questions or support can be escalated through the IT Help Desk to e-Learning or 3rd party 24/7 support.

Blackboard Information and Tutorials provides resources and Blackboard log-in link.

Student Printing

The IT Help Desk is responsible for checking accounts, balances and reprinting jobs (with 30 minutes of failed print job) for the Student Print Solution. Visit the Student Print Solution website for more information.

Common Computer Labs (CCL)

The IT Help Desk assists with Microsoft Office software, printer, basic login issues, and connection problems in the computer labs.

Omail+ Email

The IT Help Desk is responsible for providing support for Omail+ email. Student Omail+ users are entitled to additional Google applications and features, however the IT Help Desk doesn’t have the resources to support these applications and features. Please visit for Google technical support.

Web Registration

Whenever possible, the IT Help Desk will walk students through the process of web registration. Visit our Advising site for a tutorial and other helpful resources.


The IT Help Desk assists in resolving basic wireless connection problems and location of hotspots.


The IT Help Desk is responsible for providing support for the Owens Intranet.

Audio/Visual Services (AV)

Audio/Visual Services at Owens Community College is a comprehensive AV equipment distribution and classroom support serving both the Toledo-area and Findlay-area Campuses. For more information about our services, please call the IT Help Desk or you can visit the Audio Visual Services webpage.

Personally Owned Devices

Students and employees are responsible for their personally owned devices. The IT Help Desk does not have the resources to provide hardware or software assistance for these devices. The IT Help Desk provides students and employees with guidance connecting to the campus wireless network.

Social Networking Websites

Websites such as Tumblr, Twitter, and Facebook are not supported by the IT Help Desk. Please visit the individual social networking site for their contact and support information.


Students should not rely on the IT Help Desk as a source of support when completing homework assignments. All questions regarding instructions and subject matter should be directed to your instructor.

Other Resources


The Owens Community College school code is #005753. For FAFSA help, visit this Student Financial Services page.
All FAFSA questions should be directed to Student Financial Services at (567) 661-7378.


All OhioLink issues should be directed to the information desk at the Library at (567) 661-7017 or

Student Financial Services

Student Financial Services is Owens’ smart stop for records, registration and finance. Please contact the office at (567) 661-7378 or visit them online at You can visit in person on the Toledo-area Campus in College Hall 152, or on the Findlay-area Campus in the Commons. Find answers to Student Financial Services FAQs here.

Vending Machines

For vending machine support, please contact Auxiliary Services at (567) 661-7207.