OCUNet Policy: Anti-Virus Policy

Any student wishing to connect a personal computer running Microsoft Windows to the network must have a machine that is free of viruses and has the most recent Microsoft security patches applied. The OCU IT dept. recommends the free software Microsoft Security Essentials. For the best in Malware protection, the OCU IT dept. recommends download the free software Malwarebytes.

To download MIcrosoft Security Essentials: Click here.

To download MalwareBytes: Click here


  • Go to http://update.microsoft.com and scan for critical updates and install them.
  • The user must have recently updated anti-virus software. If no anti-virus software is loaded the user will not be able to connect to the network. 




If a student, faculty, or staff member's machine becomes infected. Please check your Anti-Virus protection software for any available updates, and proceed to scan the computer for harmful material.

If the machine still continues to be infected, please visit the IT HelpDesk for assistance.


OCU email is better than ever.

As part of our ongoing efforts to provide excellent service, OCU has upgraded its email services. Students and adjunct faculty now have BlazerMail.

Students and Adjunct Faculty: You must claim your email account by June 10!

Login to your BlazerMail account now.

  • Visit the BlazerMail website.
  • Login using your current email address and password.
  • If you can't login:

Say goodbye to Groupwise.

Claim your BlazerMail account before May 10, 2017, or you will lose access to your email.

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Support Portal


For walk-up support, we are located on the first floor of the Maxwell Library, on the Circleville campus.


Our email address is blazertech@ohiochristian.edu. Please note that e-mail is monitored during regular hours.


Our phone number is (740) 420-5907 (Extension 507 on campus). We are available for phone calls during our regular hours listed below.

Traditional Operating Hours

Mon-Thur | 7:30 am-10:00 pm

Fri | 7:30 am-5:00 pm

Sat | 10:00 am-6:00 pm

Sun | 2:00 pm-6:00 pm


Remote Support

Remote Screen Connect

Web-based Ticketing

We also use a web-based ticketing system (portal). Employees and Students can click on the link below to look at common FAQs, create a Help ticket, or check on the status of their tickets.


Visit our new Knowledgebase for complete list of policies, procedures and help forms.