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Oakland University welcomes Michigan Works and other displaced workers. We understand the struggles you are facing, and that's why we offer a variety of resources focused on:
  • career counseling
  • financial assistance
  • academic programs tailored to the needs of displaced workers

Follow the steps below to take full advantage of the programs and services offered at Oakland University.

  1. Register with Michigan Works: Go online to Michigan Works to begin the registration process.
  2. Explore Opportunities: Review the academic, student service and financial aid resources listed on this site.
  3. Get Help: Take advantage of free or low-cost personal and career counseling offered right here on campus.
  4. Meet with an Adviser: Contact an academic adviser from the program you wish to pursue (undergraduate or graduate). An adviser can help you complete documents regarding your program plan and financial costs.

Please check this site frequently as OU continues to add program offerings and upcoming events. Additional resources to consider:


08/04/09 - OU's SBA and No Worker Left Behind retrain workers for new careers
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04/16/09 - OU programs allow business professionals to sharpen skills
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01/23/09 - Opportunities for displaced, threatened workers abound at Oakland
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