Campus Highlights

Celebrate Veterans Day Nov. 11
Active service people, veterans and civilians are encouraged to participate in this year’s Veterans Day Program from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 11, in CU 1, 2 and 3. Participants will hear from a student and staff veteran speaker about their lives after the military. For more information on the Veterans Day Program, contact Travis Ruddle or Kristi Fields by calling the Student Life office at 405-682-7523.

GET2Know University of Oklahoma Nov. 12
Students can meet with Sooner faculty members and advisers, learn about degrees and scholarships, and discuss admission and financial aid from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 12, College Union 3. For additional information, contact the Graduation, Employment  and Transfer Office at 405-682-7519, or by email at

Study Abroad trips open for registration
Students interested in travel can go to London, Italy, France, Ireland, Costa Rica or Panama in spring or summer 2016. The affordable trips are open for students to enroll or audit. For more information, contact the Arts Division office at 405-682-6278 or visit

Royal National Theatre to be aired at OCCC
OCCC is premiering London’s Royal National Theatre performance of “Hamlet” via National Theatre Live video at 6 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 1, in the Visual and Performing Arts Center. Student tickets are free with all other tickets costing $15. Tickets may be purchased at or by calling 405-682-7579.

Tuition Waiver applications due Friday, Nov. 20.
Tuition Waiver applications for the spring 2016 semester are available until 5 p.m. Friday, Nov. 20, in the Financial Aid Office. Students need to attach an Academic Transcript and be enrolled for at least six hours in the spring semester before submitting their Tuition Waiver application to the Financial Aid Office. For more information, call Student Financial Support Services at 405-682-7525.

Bus passes offered in the bookstore
Students or employees can travel to OCCC more economically by taking a bus. Bus passes are available for purchase in the OCCC Bookstore. Students or employees must use their valid OCCC IDs to purchase the pass. Unlimited rides for 30 days can be purchased for $35, a deal which pays for itself with only 20 rides. For more information on routes to your area, visit

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