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YOUR SUCCESS BEGINS HERE

Come to Oakwood!

Get ready for your OU Experience!

We are so elated that you have chosen Oakwood University to prepare you for your future endeavors. As you begin the process towards enrolling at Oakwood University, the staff in the Office of Enrollment Management is more than happy to guide you through the admissions process and to answer any questions or address any concerns you might have about the next four years that await you.

APPLY FOR FINANCIAL AID

Oakwood’s FAFSA code

001033

www.fafsa.ed.gov

To check the status of your Financial aid award Login to MyOakwood and click on Financial Aid.

The Free Application for Federal Student Aid, (known as F.A.F.S.A.), IS AVAILABLE JANUARY 1ST OF EACH YEAROur priority filer’s deadline for the fall is March 1st (if 3/1 lands on a weekend then the Monday after) of each year. This means that a student must complete the F.A.F.S.A. and turn in all requested documents by March 1. Priority filer’s deadline for the spring semester is November 15th of each year. If you have missed the deadlines you will still be served, but you should note that the entire process could take from 6 -9 weeks depending upon the time of application and the number of documents required.

ADMISSIONS

Proceed to Admissions IF you need to Apply Online:

Apply Now

Submit all documents to Admissions to receive an acceptance letter (Act or Sat scores, essay if GPA is below 2.0, sealed official transcripts).
Location: Cunningham Hall 1st Floor

CENTER FOR STUDENT SUCCESS

Proceed to Center for Student Success IF you have your Acceptance Letter and you paid your intent to enroll fee.

Register Classes

Register your classes following the steps for new students.
If you have any question regarding your schedule contact your advisor or email fasr@oakwood.edu.
Location: Cunningham Hall 2nd Floor

HEALTH SERVICES

Proceed to Health Services TO:

 

Submit Health Forms (Medical History, Dental Exam, Immunization forms)

Submit Here

Complete Insurance Enrollment/Waiver Online

Submit Here

Location: Cunningham Hall 1st Floor

HOUSING AND MEALS

Complete Housing AND Meal Plan Applications Online:

 

Click Here

Complete Housing, meal plan, and off-campus authorization, if applicable

STUDENT ACCOUNTS

Log In

View Estimated bill for accuracy
Pay Bill Online (Master Card, Visa, or America Express)

Financial Clearance Policy…

View Here

Location: Cunningham Hall 3rd Floor

STUDENT SERVICES

Proceed to Student Services TO:

 

Take your official Oakwood University ID and yearbook photo
Location: Cunningham Hall 2nd Floor

PUBLIC SAFETY

Proceed to Public Safety IF:

 

You are eligible to have a vehicle On-Campus
Complete Registration Form (bring current drivers’ license, Insurance card,  and vehicle registration card, and OU Validated ID Card)
Location: Office of Public Safety, Oakwood Road (adjacent to University Market)

WELCOME TO OAKWOOD UNIVERSITY!

Access important information about Student Orientation…

 

Click Here

International Students

Welcome to Oakwood University!

We are very pleased that you have selected Oakwood University, where we pride ourselves on producing globally minded individuals, eager to serve God and humanity.

The Enrollment Management Staff is here to help you learn about and follow the F-1 student visa regulations. There are many rules associated with the F-1 Visa status, and we’ll assist you with understanding how the immigration regulations intersect with university policies. We are looking forward to meeting you very soon!

Pre Arrival Check List | Post Arrival Check List

Registration Steps

STEP 1: Proceed to Admissions IF

  • You need to Apply Online
  • CLICK HERE
  • Submit all documents to Admissions to receive an acceptance letter (Act or Sat scores, essay if GPA is below 2.0, sealed official transcripts).
    Location: Cunningham Hall 1st Floor

STEP 2: Proceed to Center for Student Success IF

  • You have your Acceptance Letter and you paid your intent to enroll fee
  • CLICK HERE to register your classes and following the steps for new students. 
    If you have any question regarding your schedule contact your advisor or email fasr@oakwood.edu
    Location: Cunningham Hall 2nd Floor

STEP 3: Proceed to Health Services

  • CLICK HERE to submit Health Forms (Medical History, Dental Exam, Immunization forms) 
  • CLICK HERE to complete Insurance Enrollment/Waiver Online 
    Location: Cunningham Hall 1st Floor

STEP 4: Complete Housing and Meal Plan Applications Online

  • CLICK HERE to complete Housing, meal plan, and off-campus authorization, if applicable 

STEP 5: Student Accounts

  • LOG IN
  • View Estimated bill for accuracy
  • Pay Bill Online (Master Card, Visa, or America Express)
  • CLICK HERE to view Financial Clearance Policy
    Location: Cunningham Hall 3rd Floor

 

STEP 6: Proceed to Student Services TO

  • Take your official Oakwood University ID and yearbook photo
    Location: Cunningham Hall 2nd Floor 

STEP 7:  Proceed to Public Safety IF:

  • You are eligible to have a vehicle On-Campus
  • Complete Registration Form (bring current drivers’ license, Insurance card, vehicle registration card, and OU Validated ID Card)
    Location: Office of Public Safety, Oakwood Road (adjacent to University Market)

STEP 8: Welcome to Oakwood University!

 

 

Tuition & Fees

Veterans

Oakwood University is approved as an institution qualified to offer education to veterans under the provisions of the Veterans Readjustment Act of 1966. Veterans who have completed high school or passed the GED are admitted under regular admissions standards for freshmen. Veterans transferring must meet the requirements for transfer students.

Once enrolled, the veteran must present the Certificate of Eligibility for Educational Benefits to the coordinator of veterans affairs in the Registrar’s Office to ensure receipt of educational benefits.

Physical education/activity credit and equivalent Oakwood University credit completed while in the armed services of the United States of America will be considered for those veterans who submit official documentation of military service and educational credit earned. Credit will be determined based on the recommendations in the Guide to the Evaluation of Educational Experiences in the Armed Services.

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Contact Us

Cunningham Hall
Phone: (256) 726-7353
Fax: (256) 726-7199
Email: registrar@oakwood.edu

Christmas Break

Dec 7 – Jan 8

Orientation

Jan 9

Classes Begin

Jan 10

Spring Break

Mar 5-9

Christmas Break

DEC 7 – JAN 8

ORIENTATION

JAN 9

CLASSES BEGIN

JAN 10

SPRING BREAK

MAR 5-9

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