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Housing, Transportation, Groceries and Banks


Housing & Grocery


We highly recommend you do some research about housing. Average Oklahoma City metro prices:

  • One bedroom apartment, 630 Sqft… $400-$800
  • Two bedroom apartment, 900 Sqft… $500-$1000
  • Room sharing… $300-$500

This guide is intended to give international students information about the closest available apartments for rent. OCCC does not own, operate, or endorse any apartment.

This list is not all inclusive and apartments vary on policies regarding rental to international students. This list is current at time of printing.

  1. Cinnamon Square Apartments (0.6 miles)
    6624 South May Avenue
    Oklahoma City, OK 73159
  2. Ashley Park Townhomes (0.7 miles)
    2700 W I-240 Service Rd
    Oklahoma City, OK 73159
  3. Pickwick Place Apartments (0.8 miles)
    2759 W I-240 Service Rd
    Oklahoma City, OK 73159
  4. Avana 3131 (1.2 miles)
    3131 SW 89th St.
    Oklahoma City, OK 73159
  5. Rosemont Apartments (1.2 miles)
    2300 West I-240 Service Rd
    Oklahoma City, OK 73159
  6. Potomac House Apartments (1.5 miles)
    2830 SW 59th St.
    Oklahoma City, OK 73119
  7. Carmel Terrace Apartments (1.6 miles)
    5617 S. May Avenue
    Oklahoma City, OK 73119
  8. Almonte Apartments (1.7 miles)
    5901 S. May Ave.
    Oklahoma City, OK. 73119
  9. Briar Glen Apartments (1.7 miles)
    6219 S. Independence
    Oklahoma City, OK 73159
  10. Esperanza Apartments (2.1 miles)
    1292 W I-240 Service Rd
    Oklahoma City, OK73139
  11. Summit Pointe Apartments (2.6 miles)
    1002 SW 89th
    Oklahoma City, OK 73139
  12. Meadow Park Apartments (2.8 miles)
    1105½ SW 74th St.
    Oklahoma City,OK 73139

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For transportation, driving a car is highly recommended around OCCC campus.

  • Driving a car is highly recommended around OCCC campus.
  • If a car is not accessible, the EMBARK busses provide affordable rates to get to OCCC and other places around the metro area.
  • You can purchase a discounted EMBARK ticket through the OCCC bookstore. Visit them today!

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ALDI Groceries 2.2 miles
Aseda International Grocery Groceries 2.8 miles
Buy 4 Less Groceries, Deli, Bakery 2.2 miles
Braums Fast Food, Basic Groceries .04 miles
Crest Food Market Groceries, Deli, Bakery, Pharmacy 1.9 miles
Saigon Taipei Market Groceries, Asian Specialty 2.3 miles
Walmart Pharmacy, Groceries, Deli, Bakery, Household Items 3.7 miles

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Bank Name Location Miles from OCCC Phone Number Req. Document 1 Req. Document 2 Req. Document 3 Free Checking Minimum Amount Wire transfers
MidFirst Bank 7403 S Pennsylvania Ave 1.3 405-943-8002 School Visa Passport Address Verification Yes (e-statement) $100.00 $15.00
Free Enterprise Bank 2115 SW 44th St, Oklahoma City, OK 73119 3.5 (405)-681-0771 Passport Address Verification Proof of address yes $50.00 $50.00
Arvest 9350 S Western Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73139 3.2 (405)-677-8711 Passport State ID/OCCC ID address verification Yes (e-statement) $50.00 $20.00 outgoing, $10.00 incoming
First United Bank 6000 S Western Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73139 3.7 (405)-636-4500 Passport Social security cards, address verification Yes (e-statement) $50.00 $12.00 outgoing, $6.00 incoming
FNB Community Bank 4330 SE 29th St, Oklahoma City, OK 73115 10.2 (405)-671-8025 Drivers License Require SSN address verification yes $100.00 $50.00
City National Bank Walmart Neighborhood Market, 4420 S Western Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73109 1.8 (866)-385-3444 Passport second gov. ID, with photo Address and phone no Yes $50.00  
Bank Of The West 1600 SW 89th St, Oklahoma City, OK 73159 2.1 (405)-378-5532 Passport Student ID Address and phone no yes (proof of enrollment) $20.00 $35
Arvest Bank 9350 South Western Avenue, Oklahoma City, OK 73139 3.2 (405)-677-8711 Passport State ID/OCCC ID address verification Yes $100 $10.00
Communications Federal Credit Union 520 SW 89th St, OKC, OK 73139 3.9 (405)-879-5600 Passport State ID/OCCC ID One-to-one phone no Yes (e-statement) $50.00 5 free foreign transactions per month
Vision Bank 4301 N Harrison St, Shawnee, OK 74804 38.5 (405) 395-9455 Passport State ID/OCCC ID Address  Verification Yes $100.00 $10.00 fee

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