Fall 2014
Monday - Thursday 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m
Friday 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

**Doors open at 9a.m. - Tutoring starts at 10a.m.

Sept 1 (Labor Day) CLOSED
Oct 13/14 (Fall Break) CLOSED
Nov 26-30 (Thanksgiving Break) CLOSED


Annandale Campus
CM 363 - McDiarmid Building


Oral Communication Center

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Student Services

Personalized Consultation – individualized, one-on-one, face-to-face assistance with all aspects of the oral presentation process; our consultants assist students of all ability levels, in all courses and disciplines. 

Feedback Consultation – Scheduled time with a degreed Communications professional to view presentation (or review recorded session) and discuss specific feedback and suggestions for improvement.

Recording/Presentation Equipment - The OCC owns a wide variety of recording and presenting equipment which the staff can help students use in the center to record their presentations.

The OCC is currently coordinating with faculty across disciplines to identify further Communication needs of the students, and plans are underway to offer in the future:

Online Consultations – individualized assistance through email, uploaded video feedback, or web-conferencing software; our online tutors assist students of all abilities, in all courses and disciplines.

Group Workshops – interactive group discussion of common communication issues, followed by individualized, one-on-one assistance; students not only learn but also work on their communication skills and receive help as they do so.