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Oklahoma’s Promise changes for 2022-23

I bring you great news of positive changes in Oklahoma’s Promise beginning July 1, 2022. Senate Bill 1673 signed into law by Governor Stitt last week increases the number of students who will benefit by completing an Oklahoma’s Promise application. The new law states that families with two or fewer dependent children in the family […]

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Junior Day at Oklahoma University 4/23/2022

SSC GEAR UP juniors who registered through the Oklahoma University link and completed the SSC GEAR UP parental permission slip will be attending a college visit, known as Sooner Saturday on April 23, 2022.

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Concurrent Enrollment Summer/Fall 2022 Sophomores / Jrs. Financial Assistance app.

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Rogers State University Junior Day

SSC GEAR UP is planning a college visit for juniors on Saturday, April 9, 2022, to Rogers State University (RSU) in Claremore, OK. Students will depart the Seminole State College parking lot by bus at 7:45 am sharp and return approximately at 4:00 pm. Junior students planning on attending will need to go online and […]

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Concurrent enrollment Spring 2022

SSC GEAR UP cohort students and student parents: Attached you will find the concurrent enrollment financial assistance application for Spring 2022. Please read, apply, and comply with all directions and directives for the award to be processed.

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ACT student Test Preparation Workshop

SSC GEAR UP will be hosting an ACT preparation workshop with Chad Cargill for GEAR UP students on Tuesday, November 2, 2021, on the Seminole State College campus from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm. For additional information on the workshop, please review the following link.

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Concurrent enrollment Tuition paid for high school junior by Seminole State College for 2021-22

A big shout-out to Seminole State College (SSC) leaders for providing and paying for high school juniors concurrent enrollment tuition for 2021-22 at Seminole State College. SSC GEAR UP juniors by being in a public school that partners with GEAR UP will also get $200 tuition paid for a three-hour course, $250 and text-book paid […]

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Saturday’s of Service

SSC GEAR UP in an effort to help cohort students with volunteering and resume building, will be provided two opportunities for Saturday’s of Service at the Regional Food Bank in Oklahoma City. The first opportunity will be Saturday, October 23, 2021 and the second opportunity will be Saturday, November 20, 2021. Students will meet at […]

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ICAP / OKcollegestart Professional Development Session at SSC

Counselors and teachers: SSC GEAR UP is hosting an Individual Career and Academic Plan (ICAP) and OKcollegestart professional development session on Friday, August 27, 2021 from 9:00am – 11:30am.

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Concurrent Enrollment Information series of webinars set for students and parents by SSC

Seminole State College will be providing a series of Zoom webinars to provide additional information to both grade 10 & 11 students and parents. For a list of topics, dates, and times click here

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