Deposited Students

Important Fall 2017 Dates:

  • August 5
    Financial Clearance Deadline (Fall Students)
  • August 16
    New Student Registration
  • August 16-20
    Orientation "Braves Camp"
  • August 21
    Classes Begin

Braves Enrollment

OU offers three unique opportunities for you to complete your enrollment. You only need to attend one enrollment event! We strongly recommend that you attend the Overnight Enrollment or On-Campus Enrollment if you are able. You only have to attend one enrollment event!

Register Here

Before Your Enrollment

Prior to attending a Be-A-Brave Enrollment event, please follow the tabs above and complete all necessary paperwork – the Math Assessment, Financial Aid Paperwork, Student Registration and Health History Forms, and, if necessary, Student Athlete Requirements. The more you have complete prior to attending the event, the less you have to worry and the more you get to enjoy that this day has come! You are an Ottawa University Brave!

Overnight Enrollment 

Friday-Saturday, April 7-8
Saturday-Sunday, April 8-9*

  • Spend the night in the residence halls with a current OU student.
  • Enjoy meals in the Hetrick Bistro.
  • Join current and new students for evening events on campus.
  • Get your course schedule for the fall
  • Meet with an Adawe Advisor about your educational plans.
  • Meet with Financial Clearance Advisor.
  • Get assistance completing registration and enrollment paperwork.
  • Get your student ID photo taken.

*Note: April 8 - April 9 Overnight Enrollment will include a Campus Ministries Activity on Sunday Morning.

On Campus Enrollment

Friday, May 12
Friday, June 9

  • Get your course schedule for the fall
  • Meet with an Adawe Advisor about your educational plans.
  • Meet with Financial Clearance Advisor.
  • Get assistance completing registration and enrollment paperwork.
  • Get your student ID photo taken.

Distance Enrollment

Monday-Friday, April 24-28
Monday-Friday, May 22-26
Monday-Friday, June 19-23

  • Meet with other new students and University advisors in a video conference.
  • Learn more about Ottawa University and get your questions answered.
  • Have a scheduled phone call with an Adawe LifePlan Center advisor.
  • Talk about your educational plans and get your course schedule for the fall.
  • Have a scheduled phone call with a Financial Clearance Advisor.
  • Go over financial aid and your payment options.

These steps may be completed in any order throughout the Distance Enrollment Week:

  • Step I - Get to Know OU

    • A video conference that will cover the portal walk-through registration and enrollment forms, details about housing, online course requirements, orientation (Braves Camp) schedule, important dates, and your enrollment checklist.
  • Step II - Financial Clearance
    • Phone or video conversation with a Financial Clearance Advisor to understand costs and set up a financial game plan.
  • Step III - Education Plan
    • Phone or video conversation with an Adawe LifePlan Center advisor about your educational plans and get your course schedule for the fall.