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Freshmen have the opportunity to apply for numerous awards and scholarships each Spring semester. Students are encouraged to apply each February.

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University College works hard to provide courses that meet our mission of "assisting new students in making a successful transition to the University and in building a solid foundation for further academic success." 

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Receive guidance towards a major at OU that is just right for your interests and future goals.

Major Exploration Coaching

We have trained, caring advisors meeting with students one-to-one to guide their academic career.

UC Advising

Faculty mentors create nurturing and personalized university experiences for new students, thus easing the transition from high school to college and assisting in the retention and graduation of college students.

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Like helping others learn?  Apply to be a Peer Learning Assistant for the U.C. Action tutoring program.

UC Action information

University College Mission

The mission of University College is to assist new students in making a successful transition to the University and in building a solid foundation for further academic success.

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Wagner Wednesday scheduled

Wagner Wednesday

Freshmen are invited to Wagner Wednesday, Sept. 14th.

Donuts with the Deans and Directors will be held from 8 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. in the Lissa and Cy Wagner Hall atrium.

Free snow cones will be available from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on the east side of Wagner Hall.

Faculty mentoring offers unique opportunity

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The President's Distinguished Faculty Mentoring Program offers incoming students with a unique opportunity to connect with an OU faculty member.

"The President's Distinguished Faculty Mentoring Prgram has proven time and again to help new students adjust to campus life," John Dell, director of the Center for Student Advancement, said. "This program goes the extra mile to help students get more out of college."

Dell said the mentoring group meets several times during the semester, and the faculty mentor is available to students in addition to the scheduled class times. Click here for additional information, including a list of faculty mentors.

Explore Wagner Hall

Wagner Hall

Lissa and Cy Wagner Hall is home to University College, the Writing Center, Project Threshold, and the Graduation Office. We're here to serve students!

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Academic Success Skills

Enhance your study skills through self-assessment, videos, tips, and one-to-one Study Consultations.