The Joan and Wallace Phillips Center, located on the third and fourth floors of Peden Tower, houses the offices of Academic Services and Compliance. With more than 4,000 square feet of space, the Phillips Center offers two state-of-the-art computer labs, a 42-seat classroom, 10 private tutoring rooms, a 40-seat sound-controlled auditorium, administrative offices and a reception area.
The staff of the Phillips Center coordinates a multitude of programs involving Ohio student-athletes with the Mid-American Conference and National Collegiate Athletics Association. They also serve as the official liaisons between the athletics department and all academic units on campus. With a goal of providing maximum support for all student-athletes, daily contact with faculty allows the staff to monitor those individuals with the greatest need for assistance.