UC Blue Ash College

UC Blue Ash Campus Updates

Campus Safety Guidelines

  • As of March 12, 2022, masking becomes optional for community members and visitors, so long as rates of hospitalization and transmissibility remain in the low-to-medium zones.
  • Exceptions: There are some circumstances under which masks will continue to be required, including public transportation, clinical settings and for at least ten days after an exposure to COVID-19 or a COVID-19 diagnosis, regardless of vaccination status.
  • In response to the continuously evolving COVID-19 developments, the university is amending its COVID-19 practices. Beginning with the 2022 summer term, the university no longer requires but strongly recommends faculty, staff and students receive COVID-19 vaccines.

Campus Offices

  • Admissions: You can reach our team by emailing us at admissions@ucblueash.edu, calling 513-558-9998, or texting 513-901-4744. 
  • Advising: Open Monday - Friday from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm. Please contact your advisor or call the advising center for more information at 513-558-9442.
  • One Stop: Call us at 513-556-1000 or email us at onestop@uc.edu. The One Stop Student Service Center is open to in-person visitors.
  • Student Life: Open for in-person visitors. Staff will be available via email and Microsoft Teams chat; you can also contact BAStdLfe@uc.edu for general questions.

Campus Services

  • Accessibility Resources: Open Monday through Friday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm for virtual assistance. Evening hours by appointment. Detailed support information can be found on the Accessibility Resources webpage. Department email is ucbadso@ucmail.uc.edu.
  • Bookstore: Visit the bookstore webpage for full details. We will be fulfilling online orders as well. Students can either find books using Catalyst or go directly to Blue Ash Bookstore Shop to order copies of their books.
  • Bleecker Street Café: Closed for the summer. The café will open again at the start of the Fall 2022 Semester.
  • Counseling: Our counseling services are available virtually; a listing of available hours can be found on the Counseling webpage. To make an appointment, please call UC CAPS at 513-556-0648 to schedule.
  • Library: The UCBA Library facility is open during the summer from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm Monday through Thursday and 9:00 am – 4:00 pm on Friday.
  • Social Work/Wellness Support: Appointments available by phone between 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Monday – Friday. Provides help with personal or economic challenges, addresses more general life challenges, and offers initial support and a referral, if appropriate, for emotional health needs.
  • Shuttle: The UC Blue Ash Shuttle does not operate over the summer term. It will resume with the start of the Fall 2022 Semester.
  • Technology Services: The concourse is open for students. For technology assistance, please contact the UC Blue Ash IT office at IThelp@ucblueash.edu.
  • UCBA is Listening: If you have a compliment, concern or complaint you would like to share, you can submit it through UCBA is Listening. It will be forwarded to the appropriate person or department for follow up.

Services are subject to change.

Academic Service Centers & Labs

Academic Departments

Department staff will be available via email and voice mail. For contact information, see our listing of UCBA Academic Departments

If you have questions related to a class or online learning, please contact your professor. For questions about your courses or completing your credit hours, please contact your academic advisor at advising@ucblueash.edu or 513-558-9442.

Mental Health Resources

During these stressful times, UC's mental health resources remain available to staff, students and faculty. 

  • 24/7 phone crisis support through CAPS: Students and members of the UC community concerned about students have access to care 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. To speak with a crisis counselor you may call our direct number at 513-556-0648 and press 1, to speak with a counselor. 
  • Therapy Assistance Online (TAO): TAO is an interactive, web-based self-help program that provides online and mobile tools to help you overcome the day to day challenges around stressors like anxiety, depression, or other concerns.
  • Same-day non-crisis support: If you need to talk with someone today about a specific concern, you can access a 30-minute single session consultation session focused on supporting you with what you need today. These appointments are available first-come, first-serve. If we no longer have appointments available that day, please call the following day. 
  • Online Counseling (Telehealth): BetterHelp provides convenient and affordable access to a licensed therapist anytime, anywhere, through a computer, tablet or smartphone. 
    • UC Health Insurance Students: No Cost 
    • Private Insurance, Medicaid / Medicare: $40-$70 per week. 

Additional Information

Contact Information

  • For technology assistance, please contact the UC Blue Ash IT office at IThelp@ucblueash.edu.
  • If you still have questions after reviewing the available information, please email publichealth@uc.edu.