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      College App Week 2024

      Oklahoma’s 2024 CAW dates have not been determined, but you are free to host your CAW any week during the months of September through November. Register below!

      You can tell us the week you’ve chosen when you register your school, and we’ll send you posters and an "I Applied" sticker for every participating senior.

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    CAW 2023 Highlights

    Oklahoma’s College Application Week (CAW) 2023 was held September 25-29, and many schools opted to hold their CAW during a different week.
    We’d like to express a huge THANK YOU to everyone who gave their time and amazing efforts to make this CAW a success!

    Here are some highlights from CAW 2023:

    • 136 schools, libraries and tribal partners registered for the event.
    • Over 3,000 high school seniors participated in CAW events statewide and submitted over 5,000 college applications.
    • Applications were sent to colleges in 37 states and Washington, D.C.

    At the end of CAW, the 136 site coordinators were asked to submit an exit survey reporting the number of seniors who participated and the number of college applications submitted. They were also given the opportunity to share the various activities they used to engage their students and to make their CAW a success. Each school that submitted an exit survey was considered as a nominee for the annual Oklahoma College Application Week School of Excellence Award.

    The first School of Excellence award winners were announced in the spring of 2020. So far, the winners for Oklahoma have been:

    • Edmond Memorial High School, 2019
    • Miami High School, 2020
    • Indianola High School, 2021
    • Booker T. Washington High School, Tulsa, 2022
    • Bixby High School, 2023

    Resources

    Visit OKCollegeAppWeek.org to find all of the great resources you need to help you get started.


     

    Upcoming Events

    May

    May 1-31: College Signing Day (Better Make Room)

    May 4: SAT Test Date

    May 6-10: Teacher Appreciation Week

    May 7: National Teachers' Day

    May 8: National School Nurse Day

    May 12: Mother's Day

    May 18: Armed Forces Day

    May 21: Make it Count Webinar Series: I’m Graduating, Now What?, Virtual

    May 27: Memorial Day - OCAP Offices Closed

    May 29: National 529 Day (see oklahoma529.com for details)

     

    June

    June 1: SAT Test Date

    June 9: Children's Day

    June 10-12: Student Preparation Summer Institute for Counselors, Shangri-La Resort, Afton              

    June 16: Father's Day

    June 16-19: National Association for Student Financial Aid Administrators (NASFAA) Conference, Milwaukee, WI

    June 18: Make it Count Webinar – Understanding Student Loan Repayment, virtual

    June 30: Postmark deadline for Oklahoma’s Promise 


    The new FAFSA filing date is October 1. Learn more at Start With FAFSA dot org.

     

     

    Free College Planning Resources

    While the school year is underway, why not use UCanGo2's free college planning resources to educate your students about finding scholarships, completing the FAFSA, visiting a college campus or doing some career exploration?

    We have numerous publications to assist your students with every aspect of the transition from high school to college. Check out these materials:


     

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