New Student Orientation Resources 


Below are resources that are provided to help you be successful as a new student to Central Ohio Technical College.  Please explore the links below and contact your Gateway Advisor with any questions.


Student Resource

New Student Orientation Reference Guide

Confidential Information Release Form (due to FERPA regulations, information regarding your account cannot be released without written consent. This form allows the student to designate individual(s) to have access to academic and financial information.  This form is required if student wishes to discuss account information over the phone)

How to Calculate your Cumulative GPA


Financial Information

Bookstore Charge Instructions

Financial Aid Checklist and Truths

How to Order Textbooks

Financial Aid Orientation Video


How to Register

How to use e-Advising/Course Planning

myCOTC Overview


Student Services

Career Exploration - Focus 2

Library Services Video




The Newark Campus

1179 University Drive
Newark, OH 43055

The Coshocton Campus

200 North Whitewoman Street
Coshocton, OH 43812

The Knox Campus

236 S. Main St
Mount Vernon Ohio 43050

The Pataskala Campus

8660 East Broad Street
Reynoldsburg, OH 43068

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