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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 Admissions

UCO Admissions and Recruitment Serving Students Remotely

The Office of Undergraduate Admissions and Recruitment currently is providing all services remotely. Staff members are available through email as well as virtual appointments. We want to continue to help you make your college decision, so connect with your admissions counselor.

Schedule Virtual Appointment

Congratulations! You've taken your first step to joining the Central family! You are about to continue taking steps towards becoming a Broncho by filling out the application for admission!

This application is both your application for admission to the university, as well as your application for institutional scholarships.

Ranked as the top public Regional University in Oklahoma by U.S. News and World Report, Central prides itself as a smart investment for success, preparing future leaders in an opportunity-rich environment, with access to more than 200 student organizations and the internship, employment, entertainment and cultural offerings of the rapidly growing Oklahoma City metropolitan area.

Admission Standards


Incoming Freshman

Incoming Freshman Students are under the age of 21 and have no prior college experience.*

*College credit earned as a concurrently-enrolled high school student does not count as prior college experience.

Freshman Admission Standards

Transfer Student

Undergraduate Students who have attended an accredited college or university and have attempted more than 6 hours.*

*6 attempted hours excludes remedial (pre-college level course) work.

*Concurrently-enrolled high school students are considered incoming freshman.

Transfer Admission Standards

Concurrent High School Students

High School juniors and seniors can enroll in college classes and earn college credit while still in high school. 

High School Concurrent Enrollment

Additional Student Types

Visiting Student (special student), Returning Student, Post-Baccalaureate Non-Degree Student, or other type.

ADDITIONAL STUDENT TYPES ADMISSION STANDARDS