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Scroll through to see multiple videos on how to become a student at Northwestern.

Apply Online:

Apply Online at

Create your online account which will save your progress. You will need your social security number and high school/current college transcripts to complete the application.

Deciding A Major: 

MyMajors Assessment: https: //
Focus2Career Assessment:
*Use LASSO as your access code

Getting Enrolled:

NWOSU Recruitment Office Contact Info: | (580) 327-8546

Using Self-Service:

*If you haven't received your student ID number, call (580) 327-8546
Access Self-Service here:

Your username is the first part of your email address (all lowercase): Example: jmdoe12 Your password will be your first initial, last initial, 8 digit date of birth, and an exclamation point (!).
Example - if your name is Jane Doe and your birthdate is April 17, 1998, your password will be jd04171998!
The letters in your default password will be lowercase.

New password requirements are as follows: 6-9 characters must contain: upper case letter, lower case letter, number, cannot have any special characters, cannot have part of your name.


Dorm Life Details: /living-on-campus

The eRez Portal allows a student to communicate quickly with housing staff, complete contracts, submit work orders, and more!
Visit here:

Packing Checklist: /living-on-campus/residence-halls/packing-checklist

Housing Office Contact Info: | (580) 327-8418

NWOSU Email:

The e-mail address will be your first initial, middle initial (if provided), last name, and the last 2 digits of your Student ID number. For example, a student named Jane Marie Doe with a Student ID number 0012345 would have the e-mail address Your Student ID is NOT your Social Security Number.

Your password will be the one that you set in Self Service.

NWOSU Blackboard:

For Blackboard, the username will be your Northwestern email address and the password will be the same as your Self-Service password. Make sure you set up Self-Service before logging into Blackboard.


For questions, contact (580) 327-8181 or email


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