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    No matter how prepared you are, sooner or later you’re going to have questions. Like how to solve a pesky equation, take notes or better focus in class. And, being a student can sometimes be a difficult transition. You may be far from home, but know that you’re never far from help. The attentive staff at Capital is here for you, looking out for you in ways large and small. We’ll work hard to make your life on campus easier, and your education more rewarding.

    ACADEMIC SUCCESS
    Blackmore Library
    614-236-6327
    academicsuccess@capital.edu
    www.capital.edu/academic-success
    Academic Success provides a wide range of academic support services to assist all students in becoming more skilled and confident lifelong learners. Services include tutoring, writing consultations, Supplemental Instruction, academic coaching, and peer academic advising.

    BLACKMORE LIBRARY
    Blackmore Library
    614-236-6351
    refdesk@capital.edu
    www.capital.edu/library
    Blackmore Library is committed to the academic success of all Capital students. Assistance is provided in various formats, including in-class instruction, at the Reference Desk, and personalized consultations. The Library also offers many fun and engaging activities for the Capital community. The Library collection includes hundreds of research databases that are accessible both on and off campus, as well as books, e-books, e-journals, DVDs, and CDs.

    BOOKSTORE
    Student Union
    614-236-6116
    jambuske@capital.edu
    crichardson@capital.edu
    www.capital.bncollege.com
    The Capital Bookstore is your one-stop shop for everything you will need at Capital, including textbooks, office supplies, T-shirts and other apparel, snack items, gifts and other items to show off your school spirit.

    CAMPUS MINISTRIES
    Kerns Religious Life Center
    614-236-7737
    embrace@capital.edu
    www.capital.edu/campus-ministries
    Campus Ministries includes the various aspects of worship and study provided by Capital, as well as the many national organizations that have groups on Capital’s campus including CRU, Young Life, Renew (CCO), an Interfaith Organization and Catholic Student Organization. Wednesday Chapel at 10:05 a.m. is for students, faculty and staff. Evening worship on Tuesdays is led by CRU (Campus Crusade) and Thursday evening Candlelight worship is led by students with a message from Pastor Gary. Campus Ministries run retreats, Bible studies, discipleship training, service opportunities and much more. All are invited!  

    CAREER DEVELOPMENT
    Blackmore Library
    614-236-6606
    careerdevelopment@capital.edu
    www.capital.edu/careerdevelopment
    Career Development staff members assist students with the process of identifying and implementing career goals that complement their learning, development and success. Much of the work with first-year students focuses on choosing and changing majors, and exploring careers. The office works intentionally with all undeclared students.

    CENTER FOR HEALTH AND WELLNESS
    Kline Health Center
    614-236-6114
    chw@capital.edu
    www.capital.edu/health
    The Center for Health and Wellness provides a comprehensive array of medical and mental health services that will aid in the assessment, treatment, prevention, and promotion of health and wellness on campus.

    DINING SERVICES
    Student Union
    614-236-7100
    chapman-charles@aramark.com
    www.capital.edu/dining
    Aramark Dining Services serves a wide variety of menu options tailored to the tastes of the campus community.

    DISABILITY SERVICES
    Student Union
    614-236-6611
    disabilityservices@capital.edu
    www.capital.edu/About-Capital/Disability-Services
    The Office of Disability Services (ODS) provides individualized services for students, faculty/staff, and other community members with disability-related needs. Our office is committed to ensuring that individuals with disabilities are an integral part of the University community. Students with disabilities who wish to receive assistance from Disability Services are responsible for disclosing their disability to the ODS.

    DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION
    Student Union
    614-236-6181
    odi@capital.edu
    www.capital.edu/diversity-and-inclusion
    Capital University wants to know you. Where do you come from? What are your favorite celebrations? What makes you unique? You are as unique as your fingerprint. Diversity and Inclusion provides educational and cultural leadership for university initiatives aimed at supporting and developing a diverse and inclusive community.

    FINANCIAL AID
    Yochum Hall
    614-236-6511
    finaid@capital.edu
    www.capital.edu/finaid
    The Financial Aid Office works with students and families to coordinate all forms of financial aid. The staff can help students understand loan options and work to find solutions that make Capital affordable.

    HONORS PROGRAM
    Renner Hall, Rm 137
    614-236-6894
    honors@capital.edu
    www.capital.edu/honors
    The Honors Program welcomes students of all majors who meet the entry requirements for the program (ACT 28/SAT 1250 or higher for incoming students before May 1, or a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher for current students) and whose aspirations are those of academic excellence and personal growth. There are a large range of honors courses, and the group hosts cultural, intellectual, and social events.

    INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
    Blackmore Library
    614-236-6508
    servicedesk@capital.edu
    www.capital.edu/IT
    Information Technology provides technical support for university faculty, staff and students. Support teams include the help desk, media center, academic technology, administrative computing, network/server administration, web development and desktop support. Together, these teams work collaboratively to support the mission and initiatives of the university.

    THE CENTER FOR GLOBAL EDUCATION
    Student Union
    614-236-6170
    jadams@capital.edu
    www.capital.edu/international
    www.capital.edu/oie
    The Office of International Education provides advising and review of education abroad opportunities, information about exchange programs, and Capital - managed study abroad programs. The Office also counsels and advises international students and scholars in the areas of immigration regulations, living in the U.S., initial academic advising, health insurance, options on legal work opportunities, and assistance on connecting to university and community resources.

    INTRAMURALS
    Capital Center
    614-236-6979
    aborchers2@capital.edu
    The Capital University intramural program provides physical, social, and educational development opportunities through participation in intramural sports, club sports, and fitness programs. It is important for students to develop a balanced, healthy lifestyle on our campus.

    MAIL SERVICES
    Student Union
    614-236-6658
    mailservices@capital.edu
    Capital’s Mail Services serves the campus community as a full-service office of the U.S. Postal Service. In addition to distributing mail to every full-time student’s mailbox, the office delivers and picks up mail to campus offices, weighs items, sells postage and arranges deliveries with UPS, Federal Express and other delivery services.

    PUBLIC SAFETY
    Public Safety
    614-236-6666
    ffernand@capital.edu
    www.capital.edu/safety
    The mission of the Department of Public Safety at Capital University is to provide a safe and secure environment for the university community and all its members, and provide a variety of services which enhance the quality of life on campus.

    REGISTRAR
    Yochum Hall
    614-236-6150
    registrar@capital.edu
    www.capital.edu/registrar
    The Registrar’s Office is the center of Capital University’s educational record needs. The office handles grades, registration, graduation, transcripts, transfer evaluations, verifications, and changes to your personal information.

    RESERVE OFFICERS TRAINING CORPS (ROTC)
    Troutman Hall
    614-236-6808
    joinrotc@capital.edu
    Capital’s ROTC students are known as the Task Force Crusaders. These individuals are consistently meeting the challenges faced by the changing United States Army. The program trains officers to achieve high levels of leadership skills and abilities. Being a member of this program will help enrich a college experience and prepare students for the future.

    RESIDENTIAL AND COMMUTER LIFE
    Student Union
    614-236-6811
    residencelife@capital.edu
    commuter@capital.edu
    www.capital.edu/residence-life
    The Office of Residential and Commuter Life works closely with all students to engage them in experiences that encourage their personal growth and professional development while at Capital. The staff helps motivate students to create new relationships and connections with others through social, cultural, academic, and leadership activities.

    THE SCHUMACHER GALLERY
    Blackmore Library
    614-236-6319
    dgentili@capital.edu
    www.capital.edu/schumacher
    Capital University’s Schumacher Gallery offers a wonderfully diverse selection of more than 1,600 works for study and enjoyment. It provides the university and the community with an extensive program of special focus exhibits, lectures and art-related events. The Gallery is located on the fourth floor of Capital’s library building. It is open weekdays and Saturdays 1-5 p.m. during the academic year.

    STUDENT ACCOUNTS
    Yochum Hall
    614-236-6123
    studentaccounts@capital.edu
    www.capital.edu/student-accounts
    The Student Accounts Office provides assistance in understanding any charges billed to your accounts in the electronic eBill system, as well as any outstanding balances due. The office directs students to information on the available payment plan options. If payments and financial aid result in a credit balance, the office will review and issue refunds. The office helps students and parents understand federal regulations that may apply to their student account.

    STUDENT AND COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT
    Student Union
    614-236-6901
    sce@capital.edu
    www.capital.edu/sce
    Located on the first floor of the Harry C. Moores Student Union, the SCE is one of the busiest places on campus. No matter what your interests are, the team is able to help you get involved and find your niche on campus. The office supports Activity Management and Programming (AMP), Community Engagement, Fraternity and Sorority Life, Leadership Development, Orientation Programs, Parent and Family Programs, Student Government, and 90+ Student Organizations.

    STUDENT SUCCESS
    Blackmore Library
    614-236-6611
    success@capital.edu
    www.capital.edu/student-success
    Student Success advocates for students and families on campus, working with students who may be having a difficult time transitioning to college, and who may be struggling with personal issues that could be hindering academic progress.

    TITLE IX AND SEXUAL HARASSMENT
    Student Union
    614-236-6611
    titleIX@capital.edu
    www.capital.edu/Title-IX-and-Sexual-Harassment
    Capital University is committed to ensuring a safe environment free of discrimination on the basis of sex, including sexual misconduct. All members of the University community, including students, faculty, staff, guests, and visitors are expected to conduct themselves in a manner that does not infringe upon the rights of others. The University offers prevention and outreach programs to educate the University community about sexual misconduct and discrimination. Resources and reporting options are available to the University community by contacting the Title IX Coordinator.