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Important Update:

The UCO campus is closed Wed. Nov. 25-27 for Thanksgiving. Central will transition from in-person instruction to virtual instruction after Thanksgiving Break until the end of the semester, Nov. 30-Dec. 23. All members of the campus community are encouraged to continue COVID-19 protocols when away from campus. For more information, view the university's coronavirus webpage

Book Clubs | Departmental Learning | Leadership UCO | LUCO Alumni | Learning Center | Learning Tracks| Management Development Program | New Employees | Young Professionals Faculty and Staff Association


Book Clubs

Book ClubOur book clubs provide employees with an opportunity to grow both personally and professionally while expanding their network. We choose thought-provoking, innovative books that challenge preconceived notions. Please email to suggest a book or volunteer as a book club facilitator.


Departmental Learning

We are proud to offer consultation, assessment, design and implementation assistance to support the employee learning and development of UCO departments.


Leadership UCO

Leadership UCO (LUCO) is a leadership program for faculty and staff across campus to develop their professional and personal leadership qualities, increase their interpersonal skills and expand their network. This program focuses on five core content areas: Self-Development, Leadership Basics, Communication, Group Dynamics, and Strategic Thinking and Problem-Solving. 


Learning Center

Talent DevelopmentThe university’s learning management system serves as the central hub for employee instructor-led and online professional and personal development information, registration and tracking. Employees can also take online self- paced development courses at their leisure.



Learning Tracks

Our Learning Tracks program provides employees with self-paced, directed learning experiences in 11 key areas. We also provide a Design Your Own Learning Track option for employees who are looking for a custom training experience.


Management Development Program

The Management Development Program (MDP) enhances skill sets and prepares supervisors for leadership success. We offer the program in a condensed format that maximizes participants’ learning and application.


New Employees

We provide all new employees with the essential information, training, resources and opportunities to get connected to our community before reporting to work. Our onboarding processes and New Employee Orientation (NEO) provide vital information along with an engaging welcome to the UCO family.


Young Professionals Faculty and Staff Association

Young Professionals

The Young Professionals Faculty and Staff Association is a resource group to connect and support professionals in their careers. Members are able to network through professional development and community engagement opportunities.