Undergraduate Admissions
North Foundation Hall, Room 101
318 Meadow Brook Road
Rochester, MI 48309-4454
(800) OAK-UNIV
(248) 370-3360

Office Hours
M-F 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
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To attend Oakland University as a guest student, you must be in good standing at your home institution and must be enrolled at an accredited college or university.

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  1. Complete Part I of the Michigan Uniform Undergraduate Guest Application Form
  2. Bring your completed Guest Application to your home institution's Registrar Office for completion of Part II.
  3. Mail your application to Oakland University Undergraduate Admissions.
Please allow a minimum of five business days for Oakland University to process your Guest Application. Guest status is valid for one semester only. If you wish to attend more than one semester, a Guest Application must be filed for each semester.
Guest students receive all advising from their home institution and are responsible for requesting that a transcript of grades be sent to the home institution after courses are completed.  See how your credits will transfer from OU or other four-year institutions. 
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Follow these instructions and download the latest  enrollment guide for future reference and more tips and reminders. 

1. Activate Your Grizzly ID and NetID Accounts
Once accepted as a guest student at Oakland, you will have to activate your accounts in order to register for classes, pay your bills and receive important notifications about billing.  To activate your Grizzly ID and  your NetID  (your @oakland.edu email) visit oakland.edu/activate.

2. Pick up your GrizzCard from the ID Card Office
Located in the Oakland Center, Room 112 ( find on map). 
3. Register for classes (instructions on how to register)
If you receive an error message while registering for a course, contact the academic department that offers it. Some courses may require specific prerequisites. A member of the department staff can verify that you meet the prerequisite and allow you to register. Registration opens for summer, fall and winter semesters in late March/early April. Check the registration schedule for dates. 

4. Pay for your courses
Oakland will send an email to your OU email account when your bill is ready to be viewed and paid online using eBill.  You will need your SAIL ID and PIN to access the eBill system. The eBill home page provides a brief overview of your current account status, recent and past billing statements, recent activity on your student account and available payment plans. Payments can be made online through eBill, in person or by mail. 
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