Oklahoma City Community College’s Scholarship Program is funded through private donors, state agencies, endowments, foundations, etc. Students may qualify by demonstrating scholastic ability, leadership, academic promise and/or economic need. Some scholarships may have requirements as specified by the donor or fund source. For more information, contact the Admissions Office at (405) 682-6222, or visit our website: www.occc.edu.
High School Scholarships
The Regent’s Scholars Program, a two-year scholarship (tuition and book allowance); the Presidential Scholarship Program, a two-year scholarship (tuition and book allowance); and the Freshman Scholarship, a one-year scholarship (tuition only) are available for recent high school graduates. Eligibility requirements may vary for these competitive scholarships. For more information and scholarship application forms, contact the Admissions Office at (405) 682-6222.
Tuition Waiver Scholarships
Tuition Waiver Scholarships are available to new, current, and concurrently enrolled students. Tuition Waivers are awarded based on financial need, academic achievement and talent. Need-based waivers are awarded by Financial Aid. Academic and talent waivers are awarded by the various OCCC academic departments. Applications are made available at the Financial Aid Office, based on published deadline dates. Prospective and current students must be Oklahoma Residents, be enrolled half time as defined by the College Registrar. Continuing students must maintain at least a 2.00 grade point average. Each academic department sets its own GPA requirements for merit and talent waivers. Waivers are awarded each semester and applied to the student’s account. For more information contact Financial Aid at 682-7525.
The Office of Recruitment and Admissions assists students in searching for and applying for externally funded scholarships. Students may register with this office and will be notified as external or private scholarship funds come available. For more information, contact the Office of Recruitment and Admissions at (405) 682-6222.
Concurrent Enrollment Scholarships
High school seniors who meet institutional requirements for concurrent enrollment are eligible to enroll in up to 6 credit hours per semester without paying tuition. Tuition will be waived at the time of enrollment. For more information contact the Office of Recruitment and Admissions, (405) 682-6222.