Module 5: Academic Success in Year One!

— Weeks of July 12 & 19 —

Events for Students and Parents

Academic Success in Year One

Online Event

Thursday, July 15 at 6:00 PM

Chat with Brad Blitz, Oglethorpe’s inaugural Dean of Student Success about how OU supports students academically through advising, tutoring, and other services to keep students on track to graduate in four years. He will be joined by Peer Academic Leaders (PALs) to discuss their experiences helping students excel in the classroom.

Brad Blitz, Dean of Student Success

Small Group Events for Students

BINGO: All About You!

Online event

Wednesday, July 14 at 7:00 PM ET

Come play a few rounds of BINGO with admission staff and other incoming students. Instead of the typical B4, G2, you’ll fill in your BINGO card for things like owning a cat, or living in more than one state! Sign up and we’ll send you more details before the event.

TheDream.US Scholar Campus Tour

Saturday, July 24 at 10:00 AM ET

Recipients of TheDream.US scholarship enrolling at Oglethorpe for the first time in fall 2021 are invited to bring one guest to campus for this event. Get a tour of campus from a current student, hear more about scholarship, and meet other scholarship recipients. Lunch will be provided.

To register for this event, please email Kellie Butler at


Explore your programs of interest!

Each major/academic program has a ton of great info about studying that topic at OU, learning outside the classroom through opportunities like internships, and post-graduation success.

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