Module 5: Academic Success in Year One!
— Weeks of July 12 & 19 —
Events for Students and Parents
Academic Success in Year One
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.
Small Group Events for Students
BINGO: All About You!
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
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.
Become Tech Ready for Fall
- Learn about computer hardware and software discounts available to you as an Oglethorpe student.
- Learn how to use Microsoft 365 programs automatically connected to your OU email account.
- Explore the library’s services and become familiar with the research and academic support resources you can use, including the GALILEO database and inter-library loans.