Student Services

Student organizations, Greek life, athletics, club and intramural sports take learning to the next level. While student service offices are here to help you succeed academically and prepare for life beyond OU.

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Explore Your Options

    Explore your interests and strengths with your academic adviser each semester

  • FYAC advisers are the first professional advisers you’ll meet with
  • Narrow your major/career choices by utilizing self-assessment instruments

    Become involved on campus

  • Join a student org related to your major/interests
  • Participate in a community service event
  • Play intramurals, club sports or join a group exercise class
  • Get an on-campus job (create a resume with OUCareerLink’s Resume Builder)
  • Attend academic, athletic and other fun events
  • Contribute to campus publications like WXOU radio station, OUTV and The Oakland Post

    Investigate and decide on the major and career option best for you

  • Research these options through online career exploration, informational interviews, job shadowing, volunteering and more

    Introduce yourself to your professors and visit their office hours

  • Professors are experts in their field and can provide you with valuable resources. They are here to help you

    Earn at least 28 credits and aim for a 3.0 or higher cumulative GPA

  • Reach sophomore standing by the end of your first year (farewell freshmen!)