Offices and Services

Degree Planning and Prior Learning Assessment (PLA)

The Office of Collegewide Academic Review (OCAR) oversees the processes of degree planning and prior learning assessment. The office has provided several online tools and resources to help students and faculty.

Degree Planning

Degree Program Planner:
Additional Resources:

Assessment of Prior College-Level Learning

Student Life

Other Services and Resources for Students

Help and Information

Student Information Center (SIC)

Contact the Student Information Center with questions about admissions, financial aid and billing, registration, records and other administrative services.
Phone number: 800-847-3000, ext. 2285
Hours: Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m (EST/EDT)
Online Chat: Mon. - Fri. 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (EST/EDT), visit SIC Live Chat
Email: 1stop@esc.edu

Technology Service Desk

Contact the IT Service Desk to request assistance or search the knowledge base.
Phone number: 888-Help-009 (888-435-7009)
518-581-5656
Hours: (EST/EDT)
See the IT Service Desk.

Help for Current Students

Current students can also get help from their center. Find out whom to contact for what.

In Case of Emergency

Information