Reach Higher: Reconnect Week

Reach Higher: Reconnect Week

Starts: Jul 19, 2021 07:30 AM
Ends: Jul 22, 2021 05:30 PM

Reach Higher is a program designed for students, who have already earned some college credit, to explore options to finish their bachelor’s degree. During this week, students will be able to apply to attend Northwestern, explore their bachelor’s degree options, receive advisement on finishing their degree, obtain financial aid counseling and tour the facilities.

The primary goals of Reach Higher: RECONNECT Week are to increase awareness of the adult-friendly bachelor’s degree completion options available through the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education’s Reach Higher initiative and encourage adults who have earned some college credit to successfully complete their bachelor’s degrees face-to-face or online.

Northwestern-Enid, located at 2929 E. Randolph, and Northwestern-Woodward, located at 2007 34th Street, will be open from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. July 19-22. OnJuly 20, both campus locations will extend their hours to 7 p.m., and personnel will be available for potential students to ask questions and to have one-on-one advising to understand how to obtain their bachelor’s degree. During this week, students can register for giveaways, take a campus tour in-person or virtually, and meet other students, faculty and staff. Face coverings are required inside the campus building, and social distancing is being practiced.

For more information about the event in Enid or to set up a personal virtual meeting with an Enid representative, contact Dr. Jerry Gustafson, professor of business and Northwestern’s Reach Higher program coordinator, at (580) 213-3184 or

For more information about the event in Woodward or to set up a personal virtual meeting with a Woodward representative, contact Dr. Jonathan Thomason, Woodward campus dean, at (580) 254-2500 or

Information also is available at

Additional information about becoming a student at Northwestern-Enid or Northwestern-Woodward may be found at or

Students interested in learning more about the Reach Higher program in general, regardless of campus location, should contact Gustafson.

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