Northwestern offices closing for holiday break Dec. 23 through Jan. 1; deadlines approaching for spring enrollment, scholarship applications

December 9, 2019

Northwestern Oklahoma State University will close for the holiday break beginning Monday, Dec. 23. All Northwestern locations and offices will reopen Tuesday, Jan. 2, 2020.

Fall semester finals week will continue through Friday, Dec. 13. Spring interim courses take place Tuesday, Dec. 16, through Friday, Jan. 10, 2020. Visit for the finals schedule.

Northwestern’s 16-week spring semester classes will begin on Monday, Jan. 13, 2020.

Enrollment for spring courses is open, and new and returning students are encouraged to enroll as soon as possible to ensure course availability. The spring semester schedule of courses is available online at The last day to enroll is Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2020.

Departmental scholarship applications are due Feb. 15, 2020. For more information on departmental scholarships contact the respective department chair. For academic scholarships, students must fill out a continuing student scholarship application available online at by March 15, 2020.

Students can still fill out the FAFSA form for financial aid for the spring 2020 semester but are always encouraged to fill out the form as soon as possible after Oct. 1 each year. The form is available at


Erin Davis, University Relations Specialist 580-327-8480

Northwestern Oklahoma State University

709 Oklahoma Blvd., Alva, OK 73717
Phone: (580) 327-1700

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