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G. Parents & Family Services

Oklahoma City University recognizes that you are an important partner in your student’s success. Parent & Family Services connects parents and families to the university and nurtures a continuous partnership for student success.

Parents and family members are encouraged to participate in various on-campus programs and events throughout the year.


Facebook Page: The Parent & Family Services Facebook Page is an online resource for parents & family members of Oklahoma City University students to get news from across the OCU campus.

Click here to visit the Parent & Family Services Facebook Page.

Monthly Parent & Family Newsletter: Parents and families who sign-up to receive the ‘Parent & Family Connections’ newsletter will be sent an electronic newsletter six times an academic year with updates from the Vice President of Student Affairs, the Vice President for Diversity, Equity & Inclusion, Housing & Residence Life, Student Engagement, University Counseling, Career Services, Student Government Association, Alumni Engagement, and Fraternity & Sorority Life.

Parents and families can click here to sign up to receive ’Parent & Family Connections’ and here to view past issues of the newsletter.


Parent & Family Partnerships: Held each August on Monday of Stars Week, this orientation program introduces parents and families to important staff members across campus, and offers breakout sessions on various topics and resources for their student’s success.

Parent & Family Day: Held each December, this is a festive holiday celebration where parents and family members of OCU students are invited to enjoy the campus’ annual holiday performing arts events. Parents and family members are invited to attend the ‘Welcome Reception’ where the traditional holiday ornament is given out each year.