Internet Access

Students access SONIS student information system for grades and statements of student accounts. All students are expected to use their assigned GroupWise email account.  Students access learning materials through the Edvance360 course learning system ( Some courses require students to have access to the Internet for weekly homework and assignments. It is the student’s responsibility to secure access for those courses that require it.

Students must use Microsoft Word documents when submitting assignments. Microsoft Excel and Powerpoint will be needed for some courses.

The University encourages students to use technological advances to enhance their personal educational experience. The IT Helpdesk provides assistance regarding access to the University systems. Students are assigned passwords upon their enrollment and may contact for access information and other inquiries.

The University reserves the right on the main campus to restrict students from accessing Internet sites that are pornographic in nature or in any way not consistent with the standards of Ohio Christian University. The University further reserves the right to monitor use of the Internet on campus, randomly or systematically, or individual or network. Violations of policy will be handled through the disciplinary process.