Northwestern to play host to Freshman Connection April 13 for high school seniors

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Northwestern to play host to Freshman Connection April 13 for high school seniors

March 22, 2016

Enrollment Freshman Connection on April 13 at the Northwestern Oklahoma State University Alva Campus allows students the chance to have first dibs on fall classes; morning and afternoon sessions are available to accommodate student schedules.

One day each year is designated for incoming freshmen to enroll for classes at Northwestern Oklahoma State University.Freshman Connection allows these students the chance to have first dibs at fall classes and will be held at the Alva campus on Wednesday, April 13, with a morning and afternoon session to accommodate student schedules.

Morning registration begins at 8:30 a.m. in the Student Center with a welcome, placement tests (if necessary), and enrollment following.The afternoon session starts at 1:30 p.m. with the same schedule as the morning. Both sessions will offer an optional parent panel that will give parents the opportunity to have all of their questions answered by Northwestern administration and staff members.

Students must first meet admission and curriculum requirements to enroll at Freshman Connection. Requirements are an ACT score of 17 or above or an ACT score of 16 and a seven-semester grade point average of 3.0.

“Any high school senior who is considering attending Northwestern should attend Freshman Connection,” Paige Fischer, director of recruitment, said. “Seniors will meet with advisers firsthand to prepare their class schedules for the fall semester. There also will be numerous opportunities for the new Rangers to ask questions to current Northwestern students and staff members.

“Our goal is for all seniors at Freshman Connection to have everything in order for the upcoming fall semester before they leave the event. We are looking forward to welcoming these new students to campus!”

To attend Freshman Connection, visit to complete the registration form.

For questions about this event, contact the Office of Recruitment at (580) 327-8546 or