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First Year Advising Center

North Foundation Hall, Room 121
318 Meadow Brook Road
Rochester, MI 48309-4454
(location map)
(248) 370-3227
FYAC@oakland.edu

Office Hours:
Mon-Wed: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Thur: 8 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Fri: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Fall 2018 Open Drop-In Hours:
Mon: 9 a.m. - noon
Tues: noon - 3 p.m.
Thur: 4 p.m. - 7 p.m.

Orientation & New Student Programs

North Foundation Hall, Room 105
318 Meadow Brook Road
Rochester, MI 48309-4454
(location map)
(248) 370-GOLD
gold@oakland.edu

Office Hours:
Mon-Fri: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

First Year Advising Center

North Foundation Hall, Room 121
318 Meadow Brook Road
Rochester, MI 48309-4454
(location map)
(248) 370-3227
FYAC@oakland.edu

Office Hours:
Mon-Wed: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Thur: 8 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Fri: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Fall 2018 Open Drop-In Hours:
Mon: 9 a.m. - noon
Tues: noon - 3 p.m.
Thur: 4 p.m. - 7 p.m.

Orientation & New Student Programs

North Foundation Hall, Room 105
318 Meadow Brook Road
Rochester, MI 48309-4454
(location map)
(248) 370-GOLD
gold@oakland.edu

Office Hours:
Mon-Fri: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

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School and College Information

There are many specialized services, events and programs offered for students at Oakland University. Select your school or college below to view resources for your major.

Bachelor of Integrative Studies

New office location: Dodge Hall, Room 137

College of Arts and Sciences

New office location: O'Dowd Hall, Room 130

  • Faculty Advisers - provides insight to students about their selected major. Utilize your faculty adviser to discuss courses and career options.
  • Maximize Your Experience - Use this list to identify key tasks and resources to help you make the most out your experience as a student in the College of Arts and Sciences.
  • MTD Faculty Advisers - provides insight to students about having a career in music, theater and dance. Speak with the faculty to discuss courses, career options and performance opportunities.
  • Applying to STEPSecondary education students can learn more about the additional requirements for the program and teacher certification.
  • Oakland University and Wayne State University Partnership 3+3 Program - Students with a major in International Relations, Political Science, and Public Administration have the option to participate in this program. Psychology students also have this option with their major.
  • Career Services - A variety of career-related events are offered throughout the year. Attend events to become familiar with your field of interest and to network with future employers.

Events

College of Arts and Sciences Major and Minor Fair
October,16 2018 | 11:00 AM - 01:00 PM

Have you ever wondered what you could do with a major or minor in the College of Arts and Sciences (CAS)? Join us for the CAS Major and Minor Fair!

This event is open to all students! A light lunch will be provided. RSVP on Handshake (Event #172327) 
Pre-Health Professional
  • Pre-Health Professional Advising - Interested in  becoming a physician, physician assistant, physical therapist, dentist, pharmacist, or other health care professional? Get information on exploring your options, preparing academically, navigating the application process, attending pre-health events, and answers to other questions about pursuing a health profession.
  • Pre-Health Professional Checklist - Use this resource to identify key milestones to complete during your first year.
  • GrizzOrgs - Get connected to the Pre-Health Professional community on campus. Be sure to click the green “Join Now” button on the page to get the weekly announcement emails so you don’t miss any opportunities to get involved.
  • Career Services - A variety of career-related events are offered throughout the year. Attend events to become familiar with your field of interest and to network with future employers.
School of Business Administration
  • Road Map to Success - Use this list to identify key tasks and resources to help you make the most out your experience as a student in the School of Business Administration.
  • Peer to Peer Assistance Program - Additional help is available for economics, accounting, math, quantitative methods, and finance courses through the Peer to Peer Assistance Program. Be sure to check the schedule online so you know when assistance is being offered for your courses.
  • Attend events, offered through the SBA, to meet professionals in the field and learn how you can become tomorrow’s leader in the field of business.
  • Career Services - A variety of career-related events are offered throughout the year. Attend events to become familiar with your field of interest and to network with future employers.

Events

Business Major & Minor Expo
November 6, 2018 | 11:30 AM - 01:00 PM

Considering a career in business? Find out how a major or minor in business can differentiate you in a competitive job market.

FREE FOOD

Learn more at www.oakland.edu/business/undergrad.
Reserve your spot today!

Location

Oakland Center (OC) - Banquet Room A
312 Meadow Brook Road
Rochester , MI 48309-4454
Map & Directions

School of Education and Human Services
  • Quick Guide - An introduction of what you need to know as an elementary education student.
  • Elementary Education advising page - Detailed information on all you need to know about the elementary education major, including sample schedules for each endorsement, a list of volunteer opportunities, and major standing information.
  • MTTC Information - To become a certified teacher, students must complete the Michigan Tests for Teacher Certification (MTTC). Learn more about the exams, get specific test dates, and find helpful study resources.
  • Human Resource Development Program Booklet - A guide to what you need to know as a human resource development student.
  • Career Services - A variety of career-related events are offered throughout the year. Attend events to become familiar with your field of interest and to network with future employers.
School of Engineering and Computer Science
School of Health Sciences
  • IMPORTANT! Course Changes effective fall 2018:
    • All courses with the subject MLS will now be found under the subject CDS.
    • Check the spreadsheet for additional changes to specific HS, WHP, and EXS courses.
  • Participate in events to meet professionals in the field and learn how you can become a leader in the field of health.
  • Radiologic Technology Information Sessions - Attend a session to learn what it means to be in the field of radiologic technology.
  • ECLIPSE - Explore leadership experiences through the School of Health Sciences.
  • Career Services - A variety of career-related events are offered throughout the year. Attend events to become familiar with your field of interest and to network with future employers.

Events

Radiologic Technology (RAD) Program Information Sessions

Tuesday, September 25, 2018
10:00 a.m. | Human Health Building, Room 5015

Wednesday, September 26, 2018
noon | Human Health Building, Room 5015
School of Nursing
  • Basic BSN Program - A quick guide to the Basic BSN program, including the competitive admission requirements.
  • Basic BSN Application - Completed your nursing prerequisite courses and ready to apply to the Basic BSN program? Mark your calendar to submit your application before the deadline.
  • Career Services - A variety of career-related events are offered throughout the year. Attend events to become familiar with your field of interest and to network with future employers.
  • BSN Advising Session - An academic adviser from the School of Nursing explains the competitive admissions process for the basic BSN program.
Undecided
  • Major and Career Exploration - Still deciding on your major and/or career? Here are some resources to help you find the best fit for you.
  • Undecided Checklist - Track your General Education coursework using this checklist. Be sure to work with your adviser to choose courses that help you explore your areas of interest.
  • Career Services - A variety of career-related events are offered throughout the year. Attend events to become familiar with your field of interest and to network with future employers.

Events

Radiologic Technology (RAD) Program Information Sessions
Tuesday, September 25, 2018
10 a.m. | Human Health Building, Room 5015

Wednesday, September 26, 2018
noon | Human Health Building, Room 5015

College of Arts and Sciences Major and Minor Fair
October,16 2018 | 11:00 AM - 01:00 PM

Have you ever wondered what you could do with a major or minor in the College of Arts and Sciences (CAS)? Join us for the CAS Major and Minor Fair!

This event is open to all students! A light lunch will be provided. RSVP on Handshake (Event #172327)

Business Major & Minor Expo

November 6, 2018 | 11:30 AM - 01:00 PM

Considering a career in business? Find out how a major or minor in business can differentiate you in a competitive job market.

FREE FOOD

Learn more at www.oakland.edu/business/undergrad.
Reserve your spot today!

Location

Oakland Center (OC) - Banquet Room A
312 Meadow Brook Road
Rochester , MI 48309-4454
Map & Directions