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The mission of Student Life is to guide students in realizing academic, professional and personal goals as they progress toward graduation and beyond.

Sooner Orientation Weekend

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Sooner Orientation Weekend (SOW) is four fun days full of activities and information designed to welcome you to the University of Oklahoma. The schedule is packed with opportunities to meet great people, get acquainted with the campus and community and learn about the many services and programs that will help you succeed as a Sooner.


SOW 2013 will be Thursday, August 15 - Sunday, August 18. A full schedule will be available in the summer, but so that you can begin to make travel plans accordingly we would like you to know that parents are welcome to stay as long as they would like, but we typically find that most parents return home sometime Friday afternoon or evening. There are events throughout Thursday and during the day on Friday that parents are more than welcome to attend.


Sooner Orientation Weekend occurs Thursday, August 15 – Sunday, August 18 to help get you ready for your first day of classes! Please visit the link below for a schedule of events that will be taking place all weekend long. Be sure to check back often as we are adding events each week to make SOW an incredible experience for everyone!


Follow @OU_SOW on Twitter for updates and reminders!

Boomer Sooner!