Around the Campus: August 21 – August 25, 2017

Around the Campus: August 21 – August 25, 2017

Around the Campus is a weekly compilation of events happening across and around the University of Central Oklahoma’s campus.


Day-by-day:

Monday, Aug. 21, 2017:

  • Central Locate: From 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Human Environmental Science and Business building, UCO faculty and staff will help students find their classes.

  • HAB Poster Sale: From 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Broncho Lake’s Blue Tent, members from the Homecoming Activities Board will offer posters for sale to decorate apartments, dorms and homes.

  • Fraternity and Sorority Life Fair: From 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. the Fraternity and Sorority Life Fair is scheduled to be at Broncho Lake next to the Nigh University Center. UCO has 22 active chapters on campus will be there to give information about their organization and will be prepared to answer any questions about Greek Life. If weather prevents the event from being held outside, the event be on the NUC’s second floor. More information about Greek life can be found on www.uco.edu/fsl.

  • ROTC Picnic: From 11:00 a.m. to 2 p.m. the Reserve Officers’ Training Corps Picnic will be providing a free lunch around Broncho Lake.

  • Stampede Week: The Evasons: Beginning at 8 p.m. in the Nigh University Center’s Ballrooms on the third floor, Stampede Week will present The Evasons, a mentalist duo who has performed in more than 35 countries and has appeared on TV. The event is free for UCO students, faculty and staff.


Tuesday, Aug. 22, 2017:

  • Central Locate: From 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Human Environmental Science and Business building, UCO faculty and staff will help students find their classes.

  • HAB Poster Sale: From 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Broncho Lake’s Blue Tent, members from the Homecoming Activities Board will offer posters for sale to decorate apartments, dorms and homes.

  • Volunteer & Part Time Job Fair: From 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. the Volunteer and Part-Time Job Fair is scheduled to be at Broncho lake under the blue tent. This fair will have local employers from around Edmond and Oklahoma City who are offering part-time jobs and organizations who are looking for volunteers. If weather prevents the event from being held outside, the event will be on the NUC’s Ballrooms on the third floor.

  • OBI Blood Drive: From 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Nigh University Center’s Ballroom C on the third floor, members from the Oklahoma Blood Institute are scheduled to have a blood drive.

  • Stampede Week: 3OH!3: Starting at 8 p.m. at the Hamilton Field House lawn the Student Programming Board and Stampede Week will kickoff a concert featuring alternative pop punk duo 3OH!3. Admission is exclusively open to UCO students, faculty and staff with a valid UCO ID.


Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017:

  • Student Involvement Fair: From 9:30 to 2 p.m. the Student Involvement Fair is scheduled to be around Broncho Lake. Organizations will have tents and tables set up with student representatives ready to answer questions for students. The Student Organizations Office will also be there to help students get involved on campus.

  • OBI Blood Drive: From 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Nigh University Center’s Ballroom C on the third floor, members from the Oklahoma Blood Institute are scheduled to have a blood drive.

  • Stampede Week: Foam Drop: From 8  p.m. to 10 p.m. at Plunkett Park, Stampede Week will present FoamDrop, a party that will have foam cannons, music and UCO merchandise. The event is free for UCO students, faculty and staff.


Thursday, Aug. 24, 2017:

  • Interfaith Fair: From 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. the Interfaith Fair is scheduled to be around Broncho Lake. The fair is designed to provide students information about the various religious and spiritual groups on campus. Students can learn when upcoming events for these groups are, such as worship services, meetings, and other programs.

  • Panhellenic Orientation: Beginning at 6 p.m. in the Nigh University Center’s Constitution Hall, located on the south end of the building, members from the Panhellenic Council will host an orientation for women who are registered to go through the recruitment process.

  • Stampede Week: Comedic Magicians David & Leeman: From 8 p.m. to 9 p.m. in the Nigh University Center’s Ballrooms on the third floor, Stampede Week will present comedic magicians David and Leeman. They are an award winning duo from Los Angeles who has performed on America’s Got Talent in 2014. The event is free for UCO students, faculty and staff.

  • ACACIA: Summer Volleyball: From 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. at the ACACIA fraternity house, members from ACACIA are scheduled to host volleyball for prospective new members. The fraternity house is located at 213 E.  Hurd., Edmond OK 73034.


Friday, Aug. 25, 2017:

  • Organization Registration/Renewal Training: From 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. in the Nigh University Center’s Room 202, members from the Student Organizations Office will have training for student organization leaders and advisors. All leaders and advisors attending a session must register. The trainings include registration, OrgSync and Budget training. More information can be found by contacting the Student Organizations Office at 405-974-2625 or visiting them in the Nigh University Center’s Room 424.

  • Navigating Your Community: From 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. in the Nigh University Center’s Room 201, members from Campus Activities are scheduled to host an event to help student s find their way around Edmond. Student’s will learn safety tips and how to use the city’s CityLink system.

  • ACACIA: Summer Volleyball: From 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. at the ACACIA fraternity house, members from ACACIA are scheduled to host volleyball for prospective new members. The fraternity house is located at 213 E.  Hurd., Edmond OK 73034.


Information gathered for ‘Around the Campus’ can be found on UCO’s OrgSync page, uco.edu, blasts.uco.edu, Campus Activities and from other organizations across campus.


Did you know? 

UCO’s Undergraduate Academic Advisement office in the Nigh University Center will be allowing walk-ins through the month of August. The advisement office is located on the first floor of the Nigh.

Undergraduate Academic Advisement office hours:

Monday: 8am – 5pm

Tuesday: 8am – 5pm

Wednesday: 9am – 5pm

Thursday: 8am – 5pm

Friday: 8am – 5pm


Tuition Notice

Students will be able to add classes until the tuition deadline on Aug. 25 by midnight. Carrying the tuition balance past the due date automatically enrolls students in a payment plan with the bursar. There will be a $40 payment fee to start the payment plan for remaining balances.

Starting in September a student’s account balance that isn’t paid off will accumulate a 1.5 interest rate every month that a student doesn’t make a payment.

Having an outstanding tuition balance of $500 and above will prevent students from being able to enroll and a hold will be put on the student’s transcript. Students are not able to drop or add classes online if there is a hold. For questions contact the Enrollment Office at 405-974-2727 or visit the office in the Nigh University Center’s Room 124.

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