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Project SOAR

Project SOAR

COVID-19 Guidelines

For the health and safety of the OSU-OKC campus community, Project SOAR will continue to serve students virtually through online meetings. If an in-person meeting is necessary, an appointment must be scheduled in advance. To schedule an appointment, email okc.projectsoar@okstate.edu or call (405) 945-8627.

While visiting the office, we request that you wear a mask and practice social distancing of at least 6 feet. If you do not have a mask we will meet in The Hub and practice social distancing.

Our staff works the following hours/is available at the following times for the fall 2020 semester:

In-person office hours:

  • Monday: Deborah – 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Tuesday: Holli –1 0 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Wednesday: Kenia and Bri – 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Thursday: Hayden – 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Friday: Dezzarae and Cheri – 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

SOAR virtual office hours:

  • Monday-Thursday: 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
  • Friday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Tutoring hours:

  • English specialist hours: Monday-Friday – 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Math specialist hours: Monday-Thursday – 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
  • Science specialist hours: Monday-Thursday – 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Project SOAR's Mission

  • Project SOAR (Students Overcoming Academic Roadblocks) is a Student Support Services, federally-funded TRIO program designed to promote educational access for underrepresented students. 
  • The main emphasis of the program is to provide a supportive environment where OSU-Oklahoma City students can come for assistance in meeting their unique academic, personal, career, and social needs.
  • The program’s mission is to help each student succeed in their classes and graduate.

Who Qualifies?

You must be enrolled as an OSU-Oklahoma City student and in need of academic support. In addition, you must be classified as one of the following:

  • First-generation college student (neither parent has a four-year college degree)
  • Financially disadvantaged
  • Disability

Services Available

  • Academic advisement
  • Career counseling
  • Personal counseling
  • Extensive tutorial assistance
  • Financial aid information
  • Cultural events
  • Field trips
  • Advocacy
  • Referrals to campus and community resources
  • Orientation to campus activities
  • Workshops on:
    • Stress management
    • Note taking
    • Career options
    • Test anxiety
    • Parenting skills

Project SOAR's Commitment

We will work with you to determine your needs, evaluate your unique circumstances, and then implement the best available strategies to meet your overall college needs in order to guide you toward the academic success you deserve.

Give us an opportunity to help!

How to Receive Services

Appointments and further information can be obtained by calling: 405-945-8627, visiting our office located in the Student Center room 240, or filling out our Preliminary Application.

Project SOAR Preliminary Application

Hours of Operation

8:00 am - 5:30 pm     Monday - Thursday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm     Friday