ATTENTION! Close Alert Box

 

Due to inclement weather, Oklahoma City Community College will be closed Thursday, February 22, 2018. This includes classes and activities at the main campus, Professional Development Institute (PDI), Capitol Hill Center, and the Family and Community Education (FACE) Center.

Unless notified otherwise, all classes and activities will resume Friday, February 23, at their regularly scheduled times. Campus closings and delayed openings will be announced through local radio and television stations and posted on the college’s website, Facebook and Twitter pages. They will also be announced through the college’s Campus Alert Notification (CAN) System. For information about how to sign up to receive text messages and add email addresses via the CAN system, please visit www.occc.edu/can.

OCCC To-Do List

Here are a few details to take care of before beginning classes.
Stop by Student Support Services or refer to the NSO Guidebook for more information.

Before Orientation:

  • Complete any required placement testing. (if applicable)
  • Complete Pre-Orientation Survey

Attend Orientation:

  • Attend New Student Orientation

Register for your classes:

  • Meet with an advisor in Academic Advising.

After Registering:

  • Pick up your student I.D. (always carry it with you!) in Records and Graduation Services.
  • Pick up your parking permit in Records and Graduation Services.

Apply for Financial Aid:

  • File your FAFSA and arrange for financial aid.
  • Double check with the financial aid self-service at minimum 4-6 weeks prior to beginning of the semester
  • If more documentation is needed, turn documentation in to Financial Aid as soon as possible.

Access your OCCC Technology:

  • Log-on to MyOCCC Portal.
    • User Name: firstname.middleinitial.lastname
    • password: last six of SSN
  • Check your student e-mail EVERY DAY.
  • If you are taking online courses-log in to Moodle and take the Moodle Orientation course.

Week Before School Starts...

  • Pay your bill (payment is due the first day of the semester) or arrange a payment plan through the bursar's office.
  • Buy your textbooks.
  • Verify your class schedule for any potential room changes.
  • Verify the location of your classrooms.
  • Plan where you will park the first week of class. (HINT: avoid Lots A and C.)

The First Week...

  • Give yourself extra time to get to class. The first week is always crowded!
  • Personally introduce yourself to your professors. Use this time to ask any questions you might have after attending the first class session and reviewing the syllabus.
  • Add all class dates, test dates, assignments, readings, etc. to your calendar, planner, smart phone, etc.
  • Familiarize yourself with campus labs and resources. Check out the library and computer center.
  • Be aware of campus safety and security procedures. Stop by Campus Police if you have questions.
  • If you need any course accommodations, have concerns about studying, or are interested in TRiO, stop by Student Support Services for wellness resources, study strategies, disability services, etc.
  • Complete my Sexual Violence Prevention Training within the first semester.

 

Questions? Contact orientation@occc.edu  Please make sure your email comes from your Official OCCC email account. How to log in.