The Office of Admissions Counseling encourages students to visit campus for personal visits or to attend events such as Preview Day or GROW (an overnight event). We also do personal tours Monday through Friday. To schedule a visit, students may fill out our online form or contact an admissions counselor by calling 1-800-DIAL-OBU.
Applicants who have been admitted and have paid housing deposits will be assigned housing early in the spring semester prior to enrollment. Students may specify a roommate or may specify characteristics of their preferred roommate. Admissions counselors personally make housing assignments in hopes that we make lasting connections between roommates.
Incoming students have the opportunity to attend Early Registration (ER) sessions prior to enrollment. During Early Registration, students meet with faculty advisors to discuss and establish class schedules.
Yes! Ouachita is a member of the NCAA Division II Great American Conference.
We offer following varsity-level athletic programs:
Additionally, students may compete in recreational intramural sports such as flag football, volleyball, basketball and softball, and Arkansas provides an outstanding backdrop for our Outdoor Recreation program, as well.
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