New Student/Transfer Student on Campus Advising

 OFFICE HOURS:

Monday-Wednesday: 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
 
Thursday: 11:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

 

New Students 

New Students are required to meet with an Academic Advisor to enroll for their first semester at OCCC. Students are encouraged to plan ahead before meeting with an Academic Advisor.  You can browse our programs prior to meeting with an Advisor to help you decide on an area of interest to major in. 

If you have never attended college before, you may need to take a placement test before choosing classes.  This test will need to be completed prior to meeting with an Advisor.

Please bring the following items to your meeting with an Advisor:

  • A photo ID (Driver's License, Passport, School ID, etc.)
  • Transcripts from other colleges that you have attended (unofficial documents are acceptable for your initial meeting)
  • Any questions that you may have for the Advisor
  • It is also helpful to have an idea of what days and times would be ideal for you to take class
  • Placement test scores if applicable

Once you have completed your advising session you can sign up for New Student Orientation.

What is New Student Orientation (NSO)?

NSO is a hands on program designed to on-board all new, first time registered students attending OCCC.  NSO provides students with an introduction to educational resources and encourages student success.  Students should attend NSO prior to beginning classes their first semester, however, students must complete an NSO prior to midterm of their first semester (before October for Fall semester starting students or March for Spring semester starting students. 

Sign Up for your Orientation Date

 

Transfer Students

If you are a transfer student who would like to check on a course equivalency the following links may be able to provide you with assistance: 

Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education Transfer Equivalency database 

University of Oklahoma Course Equivalency database 

University of Central Oklahoma Course Transfer database

Oklahoma City University Transfer database

For access to engineering degree plans that transfer to OU, you can access the OCCC Engineering webpage using the below link:

OCCC Engineering webpage and Degree Plans