It's time to enroll at Northwestern

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It's time to enroll at Northwestern

July 9, 2009

It is time to enroll for the fall semester at Northwestern Oklahoma State University. Classes for the fall semester begin on Aug. 17, and prospective students are encouraged enroll now.

Enrollment for the semester ends Aug. 25.

Printed copies of the course schedule are available at all of Northwestern’s campuses, and a PDF version of the booklet is located on Northwestern’s web site at At the top of that web page is the link “Updated Course Schedule” that will allow the user to find courses in all programs. This location will keep everyone aware of what courses have been closed or canceled or if any changes have been made to course times, locations or instructors.

The site also will help users by color-coded lines according to closed or canceled classes, graduate courses, or if permission of an instructor is required before enrollment in the class can be processed.

All students must obtain a class schedule and enrollment form, have the form signed by an adviser and process the form at the registrar’s office. Currently enrolled graduate and undergraduate students pre-approved by their academic advisers may enroll online or at the registrar’s office.

New students—both transfers and first-time students—and those returning after being out at least one semester must enroll in the registrar’s office. Current office hours are Monday through Thursday, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m, until June 30. Northwestern is closed on Friday.

Beginning Aug. 3, regular office hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, but hours for the business, financial aid and registrar’s offices will be extended to 6 p.m., Aug. 17-20. The Alva Bookstore will be open the same extended hours on those dates.

Enrollment at Northwestern-Enid, 2929 E. Randolph, will be processed at the registration office during regular business hours: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., Monday through Thursday, and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Friday. The bookstore will be open the same hours.

Northwestern-Woodward will process enrollment during regular business hours of 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at its campus office located at 2007 34th St. Office hours will be extended to 6 p.m., Aug. 17-20. Books may be ordered online at Students may have the books sent from Alva to the Woodward campus at no additional charge, or shipped to a specified address for an additional shipping charge.

Freshman Orientation activities will take place from 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 15, in Herod Hall Auditorium on the Alva campus. The session is required for all freshmen.

All first-time freshmen also must enroll in a Ranger Connection class. Ranger Connection classes are listed under University Studies in the fall schedule.

Payment for fall tuition and fees is due Aug 17. Students expecting financial aid funds to cover fall costs must have an award letter on file in the financial aid office by that date.

Students with enrollment questions may call the Alva registrar’s office at (580) 327-8554, the Enid registration office at (580) 237-0334 or the main office in Woodward at (580) 256-0047.