Attention: Close Alert Box

OCCC’s campus will remain open so students can access core services in person, including free WiFi, huddle stations, library, computers and labs. Some hands-on courses will continue to have on-campus instruction. Faculty will be available to you on-campus. Most classes scheduled for Fall will be conducted online.

Masks are required in shared, open areas.

Information about services, departments and operating hours lives here:

COVID-19 is a virus identified as the cause of an outbreak of respiratory illness that has spread globally into a pandemic. OCCC encourages you to learn more about COVID-19, health and safety precautions, and resources at:
CDC Coronavirus Website

Freshman Tuition Waiver

Scholarship waiver for incoming freshman students who meet the ACT and GPA requirements mentioned below. Students must be enrolled in 12 hours each semester of their scholarship. Scholarships are limited in number. Priority consideration will be given based on student scholarship application submission date. Only U.S. citizens and permanent residents are eligible to apply for this scholarship.

The application deadline for this scholarship is April 30, 2020.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Student must maintain full-time enrollment of no less than 12 hours per semester (excluding summers).
  • Student must enroll in courses the fall semester immediately following high school graduation.
  • Students must maintain a 2.75 cumulative GPA
  • Student must complete online New Student Orientation in the fall. 
  • Students must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) by June 1st.
 Requirements Dollar Amount
24+ ACT/ 1160 SAT and 3.50 HS GPA
or 4.0 HS GPA
21-23 ACT/ 1060 SAT
 or 3.75 HS GPA
19-20 ACT/ 980 SAT 
or 3.50 HS GPA