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Friday, November 20, 2020

OCU receives grant from Toyota Indiana

In celebration of National STEM/STEAM Day November 8, TMMI announced a  $250,000 in grant to support Oakland City University (OCU).

OCU will utilize its $250,000 grant to implement a Creative Technologies Bachelor’s Degree Program, an interdisciplinary program that combines studies in technology, computer science, and business. It uses technology projects as the means for developing student creativity, analytic and problem-solving skills, scientific reasoning, and strategic insights among others. Upon completion, students will earn a Bachelor of Science.

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Wednesday, November 11, 2020

OCU to create Bell Tower in remembrance of Dr. Jerry W. Phillips

sketch of new bell tower

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Monday, November 9, 2020

The World is Upside Down: Lessons from our History at OCU

By Dr. Randy Mills, Professor of Education, Editor of the JLAS

It is wise and helpful to place our present problems in historical context. This is especially true when it comes to the present COVID-19 crisis at Oakland City University. First, here are the words of Oakland City’s president taken from our school’s student newspaper.

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Tuesday, September 29, 2020

Oakland City University Top 28

Oakland City University received four rankings from the annual U.S. News and World Report’s Best Colleges report, including a place among Top Regional Colleges in Midwest.  

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Thursday, August 20, 2020

Morning of Service

Students painting

On Monday, August 17th, Oakland City University students volunteered in a Morning of Service for the town of Oakland City.  The students went to the local library, golf course, several churches, local schools, the nursing home, and town hall.

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Monday, August 10, 2020

Dunivan as Interim Executive Director

   Dr. Dunivan

Dr. Daniel Dunivan came to Oakland City University as a student and along the way landed his dream job as the provost/vice president of academic affairs. Dr. Dunivan has been a part of the Oakland City University Family for fifteen years.

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Wednesday, July 29, 2020

OCU Announces Orientation Schedule

Saturday, August 15th - OPENING DAY ~ FAMILY DAY

6:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Department of Athletics, Practices
8:00 a.m. – Noon

Check-In/Move-In for New Students Living on Campus
Student Life Center (SLC), Main Level

10:00 a.m.    

International Student Orientation
Student Life Center (SLC), Room 210

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Monday, July 20, 2020

Marriage Night Simulcast Event

On SEPTEMBER 12, 2020, join thousands of people from around the world for a one-night simulcast event. Laugh and learn with your spouse as you hear from marriage experts and discover how to honor God in your marriage.

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Wednesday, May 20, 2020

Oakland City University prepares to reopen main campus and APS campus in Fall

May 20, 2020 – Oakland City University is preparing to welcome back students to its campuses this fall.  Planning and preparations are underway to hold in-class sessions for the fall semester at its main campus in Oakland City and its multiple Adult Professional Studies campuses.  Planning for the reopening includes following best practices to ensure our students, faculty, staff, and visitors are as safe as possible.

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Tuesday, May 12, 2020

Spring 2020 Dean's List

Below are the names of the Oakland City University students who were named to the Dean's List for the Spring 2020 semester. The Office of the Registrar publishes a list of undergraduate traditional students recognized for achievement in academic success at the end of each semester. A student appears on the Dean's List if they:

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Wednesday, April 29, 2020

Spring 2020 Honors Day

OCU celebrated the accomplishments of its students and recognized their contributions to the university via Facebook video. The Staff Employees of the Year and The Teacher of the Year are also announced.

Watch the Video Here

Award Winners

Ambassadors - Senior Leaders
Trent Bowman
Carlo Diaz-Madrid
Abbie Lantrip
Becca Sinclair
Nick Virden

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Wednesday, April 22, 2020

Miami Correctional Facility’s Oakland City University Staff Being Innovative

Bunker Hill, Ind. – Miami Correctional Facility’s (MCF) Oakland City University (OCU) staff, thinking outside the box to keep education materials available to the men at MCF. During this time of uncertainty and changing the way we do things it can be challenging to help offenders meet their educational goals. The OCU staff at MCF have stepped up to the challenge. OCU staff have put together an Education Cart for the 'D Housing Unit' (DHU) which is where the men in the Test Assessing Secondary Completion (TASC) Program reside.

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Wednesday, April 1, 2020

NAIA Approves Oakland City University for Full Membership; OCU will Compete in the River States Conference

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) is pleased to announce the approval of five (5) institutions for membership, which will be effective July 1, 2020. Formal approval was voted upon by the NAIA Council of Presidents (COP) on March 31 at the annual NAIA COP Business Meeting.

New members include: Oakland City University (Oakland City, Ind.), Park University Gilbert (Gilbert, Ariz.), Texas A&M University-San Antonio, University of North Texas at Dallas and Westcliff University (Irvine, Calif.).

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Wednesday, March 4, 2020

OCU Business Club Partners with Tell City Pretzels

Brad Smith, owner of Tell City Pretzel, and Oakland City University are proud to announce their newly established partnership. Mr. Smith and Tell City Pretzel, with the help of Oakland City University’s School of Business, will hold its first ever pretzel naming and tasting contest on March 16th, 2020 at Oakland City University’s Student Life Center. 

The contest is open to everyone, including, faculty, staff and students. Prizes will be awarded to the winners of the contest.  See the guidelines below:

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Thursday, February 13, 2020

OCU Faculty Member Partners with Faith-Based Media Organization

Oakland City, Ind  Oakland City University faculty member, Ashley Elliott, along with her husband, Chuck Elliott, both of Elliott Life Coaching, have gained an international platform through their partnership with RightNow Media, host of the world’s largest library of faith-based on-demand video resources. There are over 3 million RightNow Media users at more than 20k organizations in nearly 100 countries.

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Tuesday, February 11, 2020

Oakland City University Earns 2020-2021 Military Friendly® School Designation

Oakland City, IN 2/11/2020 —  Oakland City University announces that it has earned the 2020-2021 Military Friendly® School designation.  This year will be the 11th year that OCU has earned this designation.

Institutions earning the Military Friendly® School designation were evaluated using both public data sources and responses from a proprietary survey. More than 1,000 schools participated in the 2020-2021 survey with 695 earning the designation.

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Wednesday, February 5, 2020

OCU Students Receive National Certification in Prison

(January 29, 2020) – Greencastle, IN – Recently, fifteen offenders at the Putnamville Correctional Facility (ISF) completed Building Trades - Residential Carpentry, Level 1, through a partnership with Oakland City University (OCU) and the National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER).  This groundbreaking partnership allows students to obtain national and internationally recognized certifications from NCCER.

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Wednesday, January 22, 2020

OCU Announces Fall 2019 Dean's List

Each semester, we publicly recognize our students' superior academic performance through the University Dean's List. To qualify for this honor, a student must be a candidate for a degree, enrolled as a traditional full-time student, and maintain a grade point average of 3.50 or higher for the semester. Semester honors are not awarded to master's degree students or doctoral students. Congratulations to everyone who earned a place on the list!

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Monday, December 16, 2019

New Castle Correctional Facility Hosts Families for Meal

The New Castle Correctional Facility recently invited offender families to enjoy a holiday meal to celebrate those offenders with good conduct.  Offenders invited two guests to enjoy the meal, prepared by Oakland City University (OCU) Culinary Arts students, which included turkey, roast beef, mashed potatoes, green beans, dressing and pie.

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Friday, November 22, 2019

School of Education Awarded Project Lead the Way Launch Pre-Service Grant

The Oakland City University School of Education has been awarded the Project Lead the Way Launch Pre-Service Grant.  This $4,500 grant from the Indiana Commission on Higher Education will provide for free training opportunities for two of our undergraduate elementary education prep faculty members, allowing all of our elementary education majors to be certified in Project Lead the Way upon graduation. 

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Tuesday, November 19, 2019

Deaconess Donates $50,000 Toward New Student Dorm

Dr. Allen White, Deaconess Vice President and CMO of Deaconess Clinic presented Dr. Ron Dempsey, President of Oakland City University, with a $50,000 check.  These funds signify the support of Deaconess to the Living Our Mission…Expanding Our Horizons Capital Campaign.

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Thursday, November 7, 2019

OCU Presents First Year Student Success Series

The next First Year Student Success Series will be held on Wednesday, November 13th, at 7:00pm in the Cornwell-Reed Auditorium.  The event is open to all members of campus, students, and the community. The November 13th presentation will feature Penny Culp, from Good Samaritan Hospital in Vincennes, IN to speak about Human Trafficking. 

In 2018, the ER at Good Sam identified and saved 17 trafficking victims. The presentation will share facts about human trafficking in our area, ways people become victims and ways in which can help you identify a victim.

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Tuesday, November 5, 2019

Oakland City University Ranked Among 20 Best Affordable Schools in Indiana for bachelor’s degree

Oakland City University has been ranked among the 20 best affordable schools in Indiana for a bachelor's degree by Affordable Schools. Oakland City University was ranked 12th.  The ranking was published on the organization's website in August.

This ranking was created using the National Center for Education Statistics' College Navigator database and each school's website. The top 20 universities and colleges in Indiana were selected and ranked based on average cost of attendance, student-to-faculty ratio, and graduation rate.

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Tuesday, November 5, 2019

Oakland City University Ranked Among 20 Best Affordable Schools in Indiana for bachelor’s degree

Oakland City University has been ranked among the 20 best affordable schools in Indiana for a bachelor's degree by Affordable Schools. Oakland City University was ranked 12th.  The ranking was published on the organization's website in August.

This ranking was created using the National Center for Education Statistics' College Navigator database and each school's website. The top 20 universities and colleges in Indiana were selected and ranked based on average cost of attendance, student-to-faculty ratio, and graduation rate.

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Monday, November 4, 2019

Graduation Held at Indiana State Prison

Recently, Oakland City University and Indiana State Prison held its annual graduation ceremony.  Oakland City was proud to present diplomas of completion to 27 TASC (High School Equivalency) graduates and five Culinary Arts graduates. Additionally, one offender received his Bachelor's Degree from Oakland City University.

Speakers included Deputy Warden of Re-Entry Dawn Buss, Oakland City University Site Coordinator Greg Jones, and Student/Tutor Brad Crowder. Ms. Buss congratulated the graduates and welcomed their family members who attended.

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Friday, November 1, 2019

Indiana’s Superintendent of Public Instruction, Dr. Jennifer McCormick, to speak at Oakland City University on November 7

The Oakland City University School of Education invites all Tri-State school leaders and teacher candidates to attend the Fall 2019 “Learn&Lead” Series #3 educational leadership event featuring Indiana Superintendent of Public Instruction, Dr. Jennifer McCormick, on Thursday, November 7th from 9:00am to 11:00am in the Cornwell-Reed Auditorium.

Jennifer McCormick

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Monday, October 28, 2019

Melba Phillips, Renowned Physicist and Oakland City College alumnae, honored with historical plaque

Renowned physicist Melba Phillips, alumnae of Oakland City College, will be honored Friday, Nov. 1, with a historical marker on the campus of Oakland City University.    

Dr. Phillips had established her credentials as a master teacher and scientist. She helped organize the founding of the Federation of American Scientists in 1945. She was the first woman to be president of the American Association of Physics Teachers in 1966. Last year, the American Physical Society gave her its Joseph Burton Forum Award for her education work and for being "a model of a principled scientist."

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Monday, October 21, 2019

Oakland City University ranked #6 in Indiana and #34 in the Midwest by WalletHub “2020’s Best College and University Rankings”

The personal finance website WalletHub released Monday its ‘2020’s Best College & University Rankings’.  Oakland City University is ranked #6 in Indiana and #34 in the Midwest.  WalletHub compared over 1,000 higher-education institutions in the U.S. based on 33 key measures grouped into seven categories, such as Student Selectivity, Cost & Financing and Career Outcomes.

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Monday, October 21, 2019

RCF Hosts Graduation

Oakland City University (OCU) recently celebrated commencement ceremonies at the Rockville Correctional Facility (RCF) where 61 students were recognized for their educational achievements.

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Wednesday, October 9, 2019

OCU Awarded $10,000 ICAN Grant

Oakland City University has been awarded a $10,000 grant from the Indiana Collegiate Action Network with support from the Division of Mental Health and Addiction.  This grant will address Depression and Suicide topics within the OCU community.      


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Friday, October 4, 2019

Oakland City University Students Receive Aramark Scholarship

On Wednesday, September 25, 2019, Aramark awarded four $1,000 scholarships to Cynthia Averitte, Charlene Tabb, Bianca Newgent and Vanessa Thompson, students with OCU at the Indiana Women’s Prison (IWP).  The scholarships were awarded as part of the Aramark Scholarship Program.

Aramark is the contracted provider of food services for the Indiana Department of Correction and their food services program, In2Work, provides offenders with skills needed to work in the food industry such as meal planning, industrial kitchen safety, nutrition and more.

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Thursday, October 3, 2019

Oakland City University’s School of Education Announces “Learn&Lead” Series Featuring Dr. Jennifer McCormick as the Keynote

Save the Date:  Special Invitation for Future Teacher Candidates, School Superintendents, Principals and Teachers to Save the Date for Oakland City University’s School of Education’s third “Learn & Lead” Series on Thursday, November 7th from 8:00-11:00 am CST on the campus of Oakland City University in the Cornwell-Reed Auditorium. The focus of L&L Series #3 will be “Why Education Matters” keynoted by Dr. Jennifer McCormick, Indiana’s Superintendent of Public Instruction.

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Monday, September 16, 2019

Oakland City University Ranks #2 College in the Midwest Region for Social Mobility According to U.S. News & World Report

U.S. News & World Report ranks Oakland City University as the #2 college in the Midwest Region for Social Mobility. This award recognizes OCU’s success at enrolling and graduating students who come from lower income families, normally first-generation college students. Oakland City University accomplishes this important mission by adding real value for these students through our top quality, career-focused degree programs and providing that education in a Christ-centered campus community that treats and supports its students like family.

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Monday, August 12, 2019

Presidential Transition

This morning at 8:00 am a brief Presidential Transition Ceremony took place in the Executive Office of Oakland City University.  Dr. Ray Barber, Outgoing President, handed over the keys to the Office of the President to Dr. Ron Dempsey, Incoming President and ceremonially placed the presidential medallion around his neck, signifying the transition from one president to another.  Dr. Ray and Beth Barber will be formally recognized for their years of service to Oakland City University at events being planned for Tuesday, September 24, 2019.

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Tuesday, July 30, 2019

OCU School of Education Launches Partnership with the National Institute for Excellence in Teaching (NIET)

In collaboration with the School of Education faculty at Marian University, several OCU School of Education faculty members will be participating in the National Institute for Excellence in Teaching (NIET) three day training on August 5th-7th.  Many of the OCU SOE faculty members will be trained on NIET’s national model of teacher effectiveness, rubrics for continuous professional educator effectiveness, planning models, and assessment practices. 

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Wednesday, January 9, 2019

OCU Announces Fall 2018 Dean's List

Each semester, we publicly recognize our students' superior academic performance through the University Dean's List. To qualify for this honor, a student must be a candidate for a degree, enrolled as a full-time student, and maintain a grade point average of 3.50 for the semester.

Congratulations to everyone who earned a place on the list!

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Monday, January 7, 2019

OCU Cheerleaders to Host Spring Cheer Camp

The OCU Cheerleaders are hosting a 1-Day Cheer Camp on Saturday, February 16th, 2019. The program is available to those in Kindergarten thru 6th grade.

The camp will be held in OCU's Johnson Center (gym) from 9:00am until 12:00pm CST (Doors will open at 8:30 am).  Participants will learn Tumbling, Jumps, Dance, Building/Stunts, and Cheers.

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Monday, January 7, 2019

Bob Bean, OCC Alumnus Retires

Bob Bean, graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in religious studies and English in 1967 and an MDiv at the United Theological Seminary. 

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Tuesday, September 11, 2018

OCU Marks Constitution Day

Constitution Day commemorates the formation and signing of the US Constitution by 39 brave men on September 17, 1787, recognizing all who are born in the US or have become citizens by naturalization.

The Constitution established America’s national government and fundamental laws, and guaranteed certain basic rights for its citizens. On September 17, 1787, the delegates to the Constitutional Convention met for the last time to sign the document they had created to form a more perfect union.

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Thursday, July 12, 2018

2018 New Student Orientation

The Office of Student Life is excited to welcome the incoming Class of 2022 in August to Oakland City University.  In an effort for the newly accepted students to have a successful transition to OCU, a three-day orientation has been planned.

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Monday, May 21, 2018

OCU Announces Spring 2018 Dean's List

Each semester, we publicly recognize our students' superior academic performance through the University Dean's List. To qualify for this honor, a student must be a candidate for a degree, enrolled as a full-time student, and maintain a grade point average of 3.50 for the semester.

Congratulations to everyone who earned a place on the list!

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Thursday, March 8, 2018

2018 Phonathon

The 2018 OCU Phonathon will be held on April 17th - April 27th, 2018.  Phone calls will be made between 5:30 and 8:30pm (Central) each week night. Funds raised at this year's event will go toward student scholarships. 

Those interested in volunteering should contact Brian Baker in Advancement at (812) 749-1228.

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Monday, February 12, 2018

OCU Graduate Named Head Football Coach at Evansville North

EVANSVILLE, IN (WFIE) - The EVSC Board of School Trustees approved the appointment of Joey Paridaen as the new head football coach at North High School. Paridaen was most recently head football coach, teacher and athletic director at Eastern Greene High School in Bloomfield, Ind.

Paridaen graduated from Oakland City University with a B.S. in Business Education, and has served as head football coach at Eastern Greene High School for the past four years. Previously, he served as head football coach at Wood Memorial and assistant football coach at Gibson Southern High School.

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Monday, January 29, 2018

OCU Announces Fall 2017 Dean's List

Each semester, we publicly recognize our students' superior academic performance through the University Dean's List. To qualify for this honor, a student must be a candidate for a degree, enrolled as a full-time student, and maintain a grade point average of 3.50 for the semester.  Congratulations to everyone who earned a place on the list!

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Friday, January 26, 2018

Oakland City University Recognized for Online Learning Excellence (ACO), a leader in higher education information, resources and rankings has recognized Oakland City University for their excellence in online learning.

"We wanted to honor the colleges and universities setting the bar for online learning," said Dan Schuessler, CEO and Founder of "These schools are going above and beyond the industry standard to help make online education programs an excellent option and more affordable.”

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Monday, December 18, 2017

OCU Awarded 2018 Military Friendly Designation

It has been announced that Oakland City University has been determined to be a 2018 Military Friendly School.  This marks the 6th consecutive year that Oakland City University has received the designation.

The Military Friendly® Schools list is created each year based on extensive research using public data sources for more than 8,800 schools nationwide, input from student veterans, and responses to the proprietary, data-driven Military Friendly® Schools survey from participating institutions.

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Friday, October 13, 2017

Edrington heading to OCU Hall of Fame

By Pete Swanson for the Princeton Daily Clarion. Used by permission.

Carroll Edrington, a four-time letterman in both basketball and baseball enroute to 1961 graduation from then Oakland City College, is the newest electee to the Oakland City University Athletic Hall of Fame.

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Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Campus Blood Drive Collects 12 Pints Blood

The Red Cross held a blood drive on OCU's main campus last week. 

The blood drive, sponsored by OCU's Career Services department was a success, collecting 12 pints of blood and registering 17 donors, including 3 first time donors.

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Thursday, September 14, 2017

OCU to Host Annual Gospel Concert

Oakland City University will be hosting their annual Gospel Concert on Friday, November 3rd, 2017.  This year's concert will feature The Hoppers and The Collingsworth Family.  The concert will be held in Johnson Center with doors opening at 6:00 pm and the concert starting at 7:00 pm.  Tickets will be $16 at the door. Advance tickets will be available October 1st - 30th, and may be purchased at The Vineyard in Evansville, Oakland City Hometown IGA, or by phone at (812)749-1243.

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Monday, February 27, 2017

FAFSA Deadline Approaching for Indiana Residents

The deadline to submit your FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) for all Indiana residents is March 10th.  Current and prospective students who wish to apply for University aid must have completed and submitted their FAFSA by this deadline.  If you have questions about submitting your FAFSA, you may contact the Office of Financial Aid at 812-749-1224 between the hours of 8:00 am and 4:30 pm, Monday through Friday.

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Monday, February 6, 2017

OCU to Honor Dr. Claudine and Adelaide Cutchin

The Oakland City University Family acknowledges with sincere sympathy the death of Dr. Claudine Denise Delhomme-Cutchin and Adelaide Emmanuelle Cutchin on Thursday, February 2, 2017.

Students, faculty, and staff are welcome to attend the visitation on Tuesday, February 7th. OCU's campus will be closed to allow students, faculty, and staff to be able to attend the visitation and funeral for Dr. Claudine and Adelaide Cutchin.

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Friday, February 3, 2017

Classes and Activities Cancelled Friday, February 3, 2017

In light of the passing of a member of the Oakland City University family, all activities and classes have been cancelled for the rest of today, February 3, 2017.

Two open meetings will be held this afternoon at 1:00pm and 3:00pm in Cornwell-Reed 211.

Students are encouraged to attend. We hope to share additional information at that time, including counseling services available for members of our community.

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Friday, February 3, 2017

Passing of Dr. Claudine and Adelaide Cutchin

Oakland City University is saddened by the news of the passing of Dr. Claudine Cutchin and her daughter Adelaide Cutchin from a car accident yesterday evening. Dr. Cutchin was a 23 year employee of the university. She was Registrar from 1994-1999. In 1999 she became part of the history faculty, currently holding the rank of Professor of History. She was twice named Teacher of the Year (1998 and 2009) by the student body. On October 20, 2008, Dr. Cutchin became Dean of the School of Arts and Sciences and has continued to serve in that role to the present.

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Monday, January 9, 2017

Spring 2017 Book Vouchers Available Jan 11th-13th

Oakland City University students needing book vouchers for the Spring 2017 semester will be able to pick up those vouchers in the OCU Business Office during regular business hours on January 11th, 12th, and 13th, 2017.

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Thursday, November 10, 2016

OCU Designated Military Friendly School

Oakland City University has been designated a 2017 Military Friendly® School by Victory Media for the 6th consecutive year.

Military Friendly® ratings recognize companies and colleges with leading programs for veterans, members of the Armed Forces leaving military service, and military spouses.

You can find out more about this award by visiting

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Monday, November 7, 2016

OCU Student Receives “Realizing the Dream” Student Award

Oakland City University student Kenzie Rudolph a “Realizing the Dream” Student Award on November 5th, 2016.

INDIANAPOLIS, November 2, 2016 – Realizing a dream takes commitment, hard work, and, most often, a helping hand from family and others.  And that’s exactly what 31 students from Indiana’s independent colleges and universities are being celebrated for this Saturday evening, November 5, at the 27th annual “Realizing the Dream” banquet.

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Monday, October 24, 2016

RCF Staff and Programming Awarded IDOC Commissioner’s Honors

Rockville, Indiana - (October 17, 2016) – In partnership with the Indiana Department of Correction Commissioner Bruce Lemmon, the Indiana Criminal Justice Association (ICJA) recognizes the Department’s top performing staff and programming and the dynamic effect they have on Indiana’s offender population.  This year’s awards were presented at the 82nd Annual Indiana Criminal Justice Association’s Fall Conference held October 4th through the 7th at the Blue Chip Casino in Michigan City Indiana.

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Thursday, October 13, 2016

OCU Invites Area Veterans to Lunch

Oakland City University invites area veterans to lunch on Wednesday, November 9, 2016, from 10:30-12:30 CST in the Dining Hall of the Student Life Center. 

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Wednesday, September 28, 2016

ISF Donates Pumpkins to Local Schools and Career Center

Putnamville Correctional Facility donated 300+ pumpkins to the Area 30 Career Center for educational uses as well as for distribution to local elementary schools. The pumpkins were grown in the facility garden with the help of offenders enrolled in the Horticulture Vocational Training Class. The Putnam County Sheriff’s department partnered with ISF to make the donation possible.

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Monday, September 19, 2016

Madison Juvenile Teachers Chosen to Present at International CEA Conference

Oakland City University continues to demonstrate leadership in the field of correctional education, as evidenced by its presence at the 71st Correctional Education Association (CEA) International Conference and Training Event held in Long Beach, California this past summer.  Ms. Samantha Goldsmith and Ms. Laura Goodwin, both teachers at the Madison Juvenile Correctional Facility (MJCF) in Madison, Indiana, were selected to make a presentation about the use of secure wireless tablets with the students in their school.

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Thursday, September 8, 2016

OCU Offering Transfer Friendly Options for ITT Tech Students

Oakland City University is offering special transfer options to provide educational assistance to students of ITT due to the school’s closure.

OCU has academic advisors at our main campus in Oakland City, as well as, at off campus sites including Plainfield, Bedford, Evansville, and Rockport to provide assistance to ITT students. Advisors can be contacted in-person, email or phone to schedule appointments during the day or evening. Advising can be done remotely for online students, as well.

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Friday, June 24, 2016

OCU Bookstore Now Has Golf Umbrellas

The Oakland City University Bookstore now has Golf Umbrellas. The umbrellas are blue and white, featuring the OCU logo. Each umbrella is 68" in diameter and sells for $28.99. Stop by the bookstore during regular business hours (9:00am-3:00pm Central) to pick up yours.

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Friday, June 24, 2016

Career Services Available During Summer 2016

The Oakland City University Office of Career Services is open all summer for students academic and career needs. 

If you are taking a summer course, and need assistance with your classes, please contact Rebecca Shapiro at or 812-749-1283.

If you are looking for career advising, or help applying for positions, please contact Elaine Pauw or 812-749-1394.

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Friday, June 24, 2016

Building Trades at RCF

The Rockville Correctional Facility (RCF) offers many re-entry programs designed to reduce recidivism and aid in the offender’s reintegration to the community.  These programs range from cognitive self-change to therapeutic communities, faith and character-based initiatives and educational opportunities.

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Thursday, June 23, 2016

Student Life to Host New Student Orientation Aug. 14-16th

Student Life will be hosting New Student Orientation for new and transfer students from Sunday, August 14th - Tuesday, August 16th, 2016. Orientation will be filled with back to back sessions and entertainment. For more information, or questions about the event, contact the Office of Student Life at 812-749-1421

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