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Important Update:

The University of Central Oklahoma physical campus will be closed to all but essential employees through May 31.
Alternative instructional delivery methods will be used for the rest of the spring semester, May intersession courses and summer blocks I and II. Many university services will continue to be available online. For more information, visit the university's COVID-19 website.

Undergraduate students who have attended an accredited college or university and have attempted more than 6 hours*.
*6 attempted hours excludes developmental (pre-college) work. 
*Concurrently-enrolled high school students are considered incoming freshman.

Admission Requirements

Transfer Admission Requirements

You must have a 1.7 GPA and meet the Freshman Admission requirements if you have 7-23 credit hours. You must have a 1.7 GPA if you have 24-29 credit hours. You must have a 2.0 GPA if you have 30 or more credit hours. You must have 2.0 GPA if you are transferring from an out-of-state college, regardless of credit hours earned.

Credit Hours Earned                                    Requirement

7-23 Credit Hours                                         1.7 GPA and meet Freshman Admission requirements

24-29 Credit Hours                                      1.7 GPA

30 or more Credit Hours                           2.0 GPA


Admission materials required:

Under 24 earned hours

  • Official College Transcript for every institution attended
  • Official High School Transcript
  • ACT or SAT Test Scores

24 and over earned hours

  • Official College Transcript for every institution attended

Admission materials delivered or mailed to: 

Office of Undergraduate Admissions
100 N University Drive, Box 151
Nigh University Center, Room 124
Edmond, OK 73034

Electronic transcripts can be sent by institutions electronically to  Faxed or emailed transcripts are not considered official. 

*Additional admission materials may be requested.

Institutional Scholarship Consideration

The combined admission application is for both admission & scholarship consideration. To be considered for scholarships, students must apply and ensure admission materials are received no later than the scholarship deadline. Students meeting the scholarship deadline will be considered for Academic Scholarships at Central.

Students must have 24 earned hours at the time of scholarship deadline to be considered for academic scholarships.  A student seeking second bachelor degrees are not eligible for academic scholarships.

Scholarship Deadlines are:

  • Fall and Summer Terms – April 1
  • Spring Term – November 1

*There is no deadline for admission consideration.

Undocumented Students

If you are an undocumented student, please visit our Undocumented Admissions page for information on how to apply to the University of Central Oklahoma.