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OSU's Priority Scholarship Deadline

Continue to encourage your students to apply for admission before Feb. 1 to meet OSU's Priority Scholarship Deadline. Students who meet this deadline are guaranteed scholarship consideration. The final scholarship deadline for all students is July 1. Students should not delay!

Enrollment Deposit Opened Dec. 1

Admitted students can now submit their $300 enrollment deposit, which will allow them to register for housing and orientation and enrollment beginning Feb. 1. Room selection will be based on date and time of enrollment deposit. Students who are eligible for a Pell Grant as determined by the Free Application for Federal Student Aid will complete the online process and have their enrollment deposit deferred. The enrollment deposit can be refunded in part ($250) until May 1.

Financial Aid is Nearly Here

Financial aid and awarded scholarships will start showing up soon for admitted students who have filed their FAFSA! Please tell your students to continue checking back often at as awards are being made on a rolling basis. Students must log in and accept their financial aid. Some awards must be accepted by May 1 or they may be canceled. For more detailed instructions on accepting financial aid, direct your students here.

Music Auditions are Online

Progress is underway on the Michael and Anne Greenwood School of Music. Sitting adjacent to the McKnight Center, the Michael and Anne Greenwood School of Music will house a variety of music laboratories, classrooms, rehearsal spaces and premier teaching studios equipped with the latest technology for high-level studio production, offering a prime learning experience. Students from across the university participate in music programs at Oklahoma State University, including the OSU Marching Band, orchestra and various choral groups. Are your students already admitted and need to audition? 

Admitted Student Days

Admitted Student Days, scheduled for Feb. 21-22, offer information sessions designed to ease the college transition for students who have been admitted to OSU while also allowing them to meet other students planning to join the Cowboy family.

Attendees will get an exclusive sneak peek of orientation & enrollment, hear from current students about what to expect as an OSU Cowboy, and get to explore residential life and Greek housing. Parents will also have a session to ask questions specific to their concerns.  Attendees will have the flexibility to build a one-day event schedule or spread the offerings over the course of two days.

Registration is scheduled to open Jan. 6.

Important Dates

Oct. 1: The FAFSA opened
Dec. 1: Enrollment deposit opened
Feb. 1: OSU's Priority Scholarship Deadline
Feb. 1: Housing application opens
Feb. 1: Registration for orientation and enrollment opens
May 1: Partial enrollment deposit refund deadline
July 1: OSU's Final Scholarship Deadline

Connors Scholarships and Info

AttachmentsTue, Nov 19, 3:43 PM (16 hours ago)
to Chandler
Dear Counselors, I wanted to follow up with you about Connors State College Scholarships. We have a new website and it has been a little difficult uploading documents. Here is the link so you and your students may find our scholarships! Scholarships are under the ASSISTANCE TAB. Also, please share with your students, Connors State College will be closed from November 25-29 for the Thanksgiving Holiday.


Here is the scholarship link!-


NSU's President's Leadership Class Conference - Deadline Extended


Kaylee Switzer

Mon, Nov 11, 3:44 PM (2 days ago)
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Northeastern State University
PLC Conference 2019
NSU would like to invite you and your student leaders to our 2019 President's Leadership Class Conference!  Our conference will be held on Tuesday, November 19, 2019.  I have included the formal invitation below, and will also mail you a letter. Because some schools were out today, we have extended the early bird registration deadline and will take registrations at the reduced price until tomorrow at 5 PM.
We look forward to another amazing day of leadership and skill building with your students!  Please do not hesitate to let us know if you have any questions. 
Go RiverHawks!
Kaylee Switzer
University Representative
Coordinator of the Campus Visit Program
701 N Grand Ave, Tahlequah, OK 74464
(918) 444-4679




Northeastern State University's Scholarship applications for the 2020-21 school year are now open! 

We will be notifying students through various avenues, but I wanted to make sure you all were aware as well. 
All scholarship information can be found here:
Important info: 
Early Freshman Deadline: Dec. 2, 2020
Honors and PLC Deadline: February 3, 2020
Regular Freshman Deadline: March 2, 2020
The applications for the PLC and Honors scholarships have changedIt is important for your students to read the instructions for completing their applications before they complete the form(s). It will make the process much easier! 
If your student applies for Honors or PLC, recommendations are required. They will be emailed to you from the Scholarship Office within a day or so of your student completing the applications. They will be due Feb. 3, the same deadline as the application. They must also complete a general freshman scholarship application in addition to the PLC and/or Honors application. If they do not do this and do not receive PLC or Honors, they will not receive a general scholarship.
Remember your students must also be admitted to NSU to have their scholarship application reviewed so please be sure they are applying for admission as well. 
If you have any questions, please reply to this email or call the scholarship office at: 918-444-3470 or 918-444-3471. 
Please forward this email to your colleagues, students, or anyone else that may need this information. 
Thank you and have a great weekend!


Jessica Langston
Associate Director of Recruitment and Scholarships
Northeastern State University
701 N. Grand Ave.
Tahlequah, OK  74464
Phone: 918-444-3472
Fax: 918-458-2342






Greetings from UCO Re: Central Saturday


arcus Harman

Wed, Nov 6, 4:51 PM (15 hours ago)
MMto Marcus
Hello Counselors!

I would like to invite you to an event this Saturday, November 9, 2019 from 11:00 am -2:00 pm called Central Saturday.  Central Saturday is an event designed to highlight housing to admitted and prospective students and their parents. Take a tour of the residence halls and the campus, connect with campus resources, and get assistance completing the online application for housing. Admissions counselors will be on-site to help prospective students with their university application. Lunch and football tickets are included with Central Saturday attendance and its free!

 for registration:

First, NSU's college preview day, RiverHawk Rally will be held on the NSU Tahlequah campus on Saturday, November 16th, 2019. Students can register for the event online. This event is open to all students (freshmen-seniors and transfer students) and it is a great day to see all that NSU has to offer. Students and their guests can take a campus tour, see dorm options, meet with scholarships, and get a free lunch, a free t-shirt, and free admission to our football game that afternoon. I would love to see your students (or yourself) there!! 
Next, our Scholarship Application is coming, I promise! We have had a few errors with getting the application up and running on our system, but once it is up it will be ready for your students to begin applying. I will be sending another email to you letting you know when it is available! If any of your students have questions about the scholarship process, please send them my way. I would be happy to walk them through the application or read over their applications! 
Also, if I had not had the chance to visit with your students at your school, I would love to get something scheduled with you! Feel free to respond to this email and we can get something booked!!
If you have any questions or have any students that need anything at all, please let me know! I am here to help! 
I look forward to hearing from you all, and I hope you have a great Wednesday! 😎
Go RiverHawks!
Kaylee Switzer
University Representative
Coordinator of the Campus Visit Program
701 N Grand Ave, Tahlequah, OK 74464
(918) 444-4679
I will have the applications in my office for the Student Advisory Council.


OSU's Priority Scholarship Deadline

Continue to encourage your students who did not meet the Nov. 1 Early Opportunity Scholarship Deadline to apply for admission before Feb. 1 to meet OSU's Priority Scholarship Deadline. The final scholarship deadline for all students is July 1. Do not delay!

Comprehensive Review Process

Students qualify for assured admission by meeting one of the following criteria:

- 3.0 GPA or better unweighted cumulative AND top 33.3% rank in high school graduating class, OR

- 3.0 GPA or better in 15-unit core AND 21 ACT/1060 SAT or better, OR

- 24 ACT/1160 SAT or better

For students who may not meet the assured criteria to be admitted to Oklahoma State University, there is another option.

At Oklahoma State University, all students are encouraged to apply because we individually review each application for our holistic and alternative admission programs. We consider many factors, including high school GPA, ACT or SAT scores, responses to application essays, leadership experience, community involvement and accomplishments.



Oklahoma State Department of Education is currently accepting applications for Superintendent Hofmeister’s Student Advisory Council.

We will select 11th and 12th grade students from across Oklahoma to participate in this Council. The school
district superintendent must sign off on the students' application for this Council. Applications are due by November 15th.

The Student Advisory Council will meet twice during the spring semester. Students will need to provide
their own transportation to the meetings, which will be held in Oklahoma City.

If students have any questions, please have them contact Justin Newton at (405) 522-8767 or

Please share this information with students and encourage them to complete this application and return it to Justin Newton at along with their most recent transcript.

Students may use an additional two 8.5 x 11 pages to complete answers. 12 pt. font minimum, please.

Our goal as an institution is to increase college education access and recognize deserving students, and we hope these updates demonstrate that commitment. We want every top student in the state to think of the University of Oklahoma as their future college home, and we would appreciate it if you encouraged your students to apply to OU by Dec. 15 to be automatically considered for our scholarships.

Click here for more scholarship information, and please feel free to contact us with any questions at (405) 325-2151 or

Boomer Sooner!
Jeff J. Blahnik
Senior Associate VP | Division of Enrollment Management
Executive Director | Office of Admissions & Recruitment
The University of Oklahoma
Academic Awards nominations are being accepted through an online portal at in the following categories:
  • Academic All-State, which honors 100 public high school seniors with a $1,000 merit-based scholarship. To qualify, students must meet at least one of the following requirements: a composite ACT score of at least 30; a combined SAT evidence-based reading & writing and math score of at least 1370; or be selected as a semi-finalist for a National Merit, National Achievement or National Hispanic Scholarship. Eligibility must be verified by the district superintendent or high school principal. Academic All-State nominations must be submitted by 5 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 5.
Scholarship and award recipients are chosen by an independent selection committee, chaired by retired Tulsa attorney Teresa B. Adwan, and comprised of business, education and civic leaders, as well as former Academic All-Staters and Medal for Excellence winners. Since 1987, the Oklahoma Foundation for Excellence has awarded more than $4.8 million in academic awards and scholarships.
For more information, visit the foundation’s website at or call (405) 236-0006.
The Oklahoma Foundation for Excellence
Recognizing and Encouraging Academic Excellence in Oklahoma's Public Schools



Welcome to the Cowboy Connection!

This is the October edition of Cowboy Connection from the Office of Undergraduate Admissions at Oklahoma State University.


Native American Students at Up Close

Join the Center for Sovereign Nations and the student leaders of Native American organizations on campus for a special preview of the services and connections available at OSU during Up Close. Interested students are encouraged to join immediately following their college session.

FAFSA is Open

Your students are now able to fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), which opened on Oct. 1. Students should fill out the 2020-2021 FAFSA using OSU's school code of 003170.

OSU's Early Opportunity Scholarship Deadline(Nov. 1)

Please continue to encourage your students to apply for admission and file their FAFSA by Nov. 1 to meet OSU's Early Opportunity Scholarship Deadline. These students will receive their first round of scholarship and financial aid options by early December and will be among the first to be considered for the highest-level scholarship opportunities. However, if your students miss the Nov. 1 deadline, they have another opportunity to be considered for scholarships - the Feb. 1 Priority Scholarship Deadline.


Oklahoma State University

     We know you have exemplary students inside and outside of the classroom. Oklahoma State University has a program designed exclusively for them.

The Oklahoma State Scholars Society is a four-year, cost-
of-attendance scholarship and academic development program. This highly competitive opportunity allows students from Oklahoma to receive a world-class education with additional opportunities for studying abroad. Semifinalists are selected by a faculty committee and invited to interview on campus in the spring.

Successful candidates for this award show a demonstrated
commitment to serving their local and state community
combined with a record of academic accomplishments.

Our latest OSSS class just began their freshman year at OSU. Read more about them in our latest STATE Magazine.

Students interested in this award should complete their OSU
admissions application, essay responses and leadership resume at AND apply to
The Honors College through their application portal by Nov. 1. The leadership resume should be as detailed and thorough as possible for maximum consideration.

Learn more about the program at, or contact Scholar Recruitment in the Office of Undergraduate Admissions.



ECU Senior Day Registration


Miller, Kelsey Lynn

Mon, Oct 7, 4:57 PM
to me
Good afternoon!

Our Senior Day registration is now up and ready for the kids!  Just a reminder Senior Day will be held on Friday, November 8th. Registration begins at 8:30 and the actual event will last from 9:00-1:30, with an optional tour from 1:30-2. Bus parking will be available. Lunch is free. Registration is preferred, but walk-ins are welcome. If you could reply and let me know if you have kids that plan to attend or you’re bringing a group to senior day, along with our college fair that is being held October 23rd, that would be wonderful. Click here for  registration link for Senior Day, and we hope to see you all there, thank you!

Kelsey MillerAdmissions Recruiter| Office of AdmissionsEast Central University1100 E 14th Street PMB R-8    

Ada, OK 74820 Phone|580-559-5233 Fax|580-559-5167 Once a  Tiger, always a Tiger!










Karen Darby

Wed, Oct 16, 9:44 AM (5 days ago)
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Good Morning to all of our high school counselors!
I hope you are having a great week and an even better Fall Break soon. London and I are ready for a couple of days off the road and out of the cars!
I want to remind you about our college fair on October 29th at the Wilburton Campus. The fair will start at 8:30 am and end at 11:00 am.  We are expecting approximately 20-30 college/university reps to attend. Students can pre-register for the fair at "" and bring their barcodes with them.  It will be beneficial for area seniors to meet with the representatives of their choice and we encourage them to do so. We hope to see you on the 29th.
Buses can pull in front of the Field House and let students out, then park behind the Field House or at the baseball field parking lot west of the campus.
The following is a list of important upcoming dates for Eastern:
NOVEMBER 19, MOUNTAINEER MANIA IN WILBURTON (Senior Visitation Day, more information to follow)
Do not hesitate to call me or London if you have questions. We want to help your students and we thank each of you for supporting Eastern OK State College.
Karen Darby, Recruiter
(918) 916-7780




Good morning!

Below is the registration link for SE LIVE, Southeastern’s biggest recruitment event coming up on Nov. 6th. You should have received a letter in the mail by now about the event. We’re excited about the opportunity to talk with your students and have them on campus that day to experience SOSU first hand!

Please have your students register through this link:

Thank you for all you do,Sarah HughesHigh School RecruiterOffice of Admissions and

P:580-745-2060 F:580-745-7502



This is information about Oklahoma State University Theatre's Fall Audition Day on Saturday, November 9th.

Graduating seniors interested in majoring in theatre can audition or present their portfolio for review for consideration for freshman scholarships!

Students may present in dance, performance, musical theatre performance, costume design, scenic design, stage management, costume technology, stage technology, sound, lighting, or props!

Those attending the auditions/portfolio review will receive a comp ticket to the matinee performance of our production of Argonautika that day. 

Details about this event are included in the letter attached.  If you have questions, please email me at

Thank you!Amy HigdonCostume Lab ManagerOklahoma State UniversityDepartment of Theatre


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