Family Day Events at Northwestern Oklahoma State University
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You're Invited to Family Day Saturday, Sept. 23-24, 2016

Family Day at Northwestern Oklahoma State University is Friday and Saturday, Sept. 23-24. The annual event brings families to campus where they can take tours, purchase Ranger gear, shop for tuition scholarships and attend a Ranger football game.

Families are invited to visit the Alva merchants to “shop for tuition” to register for a $500, $300 or $200 tuition giveaway for the spring semester on Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday from 9 to 11 a.m. Families can register as many times as they’d like, and the winning individuals will be presented with their awards during halftime (must be present to win).

Participating merchants include:

ONLY open on Friday:
Alva State Bank
Banc Central
Floral Designs

Alva merchants participating both Friday and Saturday:
Community Bank
K&S Tire
Holder Drug
Radio Shack
Taco Village
Rialto Theatre
Lyn’s T-Shirt Factory
Merle Norman
Alva’s Market
Exotic Heat Wave
Brown’s Shoe Fit Co.
Bar S Outfitters
Wickedly Rustic
Graceful Arts Gallery
Schuhmacher’s Copper Penny

No purchase necessary to “shop for tuition.”

Family Day registration is Saturday from 1:30 – 3:30 p.m. in the Northwestern Student Center.

After registration, families are invited to attend the Presidential Pre-Game Program in the Student Center Ballroom from 3:30 – 4 p.m. Students and their families will hear from Dr. Janet Cunningham, university president, and will have the opportunity to meet with Northwestern faculty and staff members. After the Presidential Pre-Game, families will receive free tickets to the football game and a chance to win additional prizes.

Families also are invited to the Tailgate Party from 5 p.m. until kickoff on the west side of the Ranger Field Fieldhouse. Food and drinks will be served for $3 per person. In case of inclement weather, Northwestern will play host to the tailgate event in the Student Center.

Saturday’s events will wrap-up at 7 p.m. when the Northwestern Ranger football team takes on Ouachita Baptist.

For more information, please contact Calleb Mosburg, dean of student affairs and enrollment management, at or (580) 327-8415.