Northwestern to Close for Memorial Day May 30; Summer Classes Begin June 1, Fall Classes Begin Aug. 15

May 2, 2022

Northwestern Oklahoma State University will observe Memorial Day on Monday, May 30, as all University locations will close this day.

New or current students are encouraged to enroll for summer courses as soon as possible. Summer classes begin June 1 for June only classes and classes held in both June and July; July only classes begin June 29.

Final days to register for classes in the summer are June 2 for June only classes; June 30 for July only classes, and June 6 for classes held in both June and July. Fall classes begin Aug. 15, and enrollment will remain open until Aug. 23. Freshman Orientation will take place Aug. 13.

For a list of all available classes, visit

To see degree program breakdowns visit the online undergraduate catalog at or the online graduate catalog at

Undergraduate students with enrollment questions may call the Alva Registrar’s office at (580) 327-8550, the Enid Registrar at (580) 213-3102 and the main office in Woodward at (580) 256-0047 or (580) 254-2500.

To get started on a graduate degree program contact Melissa Brown, coordinator of graduate studies, at (580) 327-8410 or An application for admission form, admission requirements and additional information may be found at

As a reminder, all Northwestern locations will observe the four-day, 10-hour summer work days May 23-July 21, 7 a.m.-5:30 p.m. The offices of Recruitment, Registry, Financial Aid and the Business Office will remain open on Fridays on the Alva campus only. Also, one senior-level administrator will work each Friday.


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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