Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) - Ohlone College Newark Center for Health Sciences and Technology

Q. How do I register for classes at the Newark Center?

You can register for Newark Center classes using WebAdvisor, just as you would for other Ohlone College classes. See How to Register for Newark Center Classes.

Q. Can I take placement tests at the Newark Center?

No. Placement testing is held in the Placement Testing Center on the Fremont campus. See Placement Testing Center.

Q. Can I take new student orientation at the Newark Center?

Yes. Although a majority of New Student Orientation sessions are held on the Fremont campus, there will be one or more orientation sessions held at the Newark Center campus. See New Student Orientation.

Q. Is there an Ohlone counselor available at the Newark Center?

Yes. See Newark Center Counselors. Newark students may also come to the Fremont campus for counseling or use Online Counseling. See Counseling.

Q. How do I buy my textbooks?

You can order your books online or visit the Ohlone College Bookstore on the Fremont campus. See Textbooks for Newark Center Classes.

Q. Who do I contact with questions about Newark Center classes?

All Ohlone College services support Newark Center classes, so you can contact the same office you would contact about Fremont campus questions. See Student Services at Ohlone College and Student Services at the Newark Center.

Q. Are food and drinks available at the Newark Center?

Yes. There is a Cafe on the first floor of the Newark Center in Room NC1201, first floor, Wing 2. See Food Services at the Newark Center.

Q. Is a microwave available for student use?

Yes. A microwave for student use is located in the first floor lobby next to the Fresh & Natural Cafe. See Food Services at the Newark Center.

Q. What is the smoking policy at the Newark Center campus?

Smoking is not permitted at the Ohlone College. See No Smoking at Ohlone College.

Q. Where is the Newark Center?

The Ohlone College Newark Center for Health Sciences and Technology is located at 39399 Cherry Street in Newark. You can get to the Newark Center by public transporation or by car. Carpooling is encouraged (a Carpool Parking Permit is required to park in designated carpool parking spaces). Bike racks are also available (bring your own lock). Map of the area, the Newark Campus, and directions and Parking Information.

Q. Where can I park at the Newark Center?

You will need a Semester Parking Permit or a Daily Parking Permit. Carpooling is encouraged (a Carpool Parking Permit is required to park in designated carpool parking spaces). Parking permit information and parking regulations. See also the Newark Center map.

Q. How do I get to the Newark Center from the Fremont campus?

See Driving Directions from Newark Center to Fremont campus.

Q. How do I get to the Fremont campus from the Newark Center?

See Driving Directions from Fremont campus to Newark Center.