three young students pose togetherGreat Start Day

Will this be your first semester at ʿⱦapp? Are you a returning student who has been away for a while? We want to meet you to help you get off to a great start at ʿⱦapp!

Great Start Day is a half-day welcome opportunity to tour the campus and meet with your Success Coach and be prepared for your first day of classes at ʿⱦapp.


OCC CampusWednesday, August 7, 202410:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Main Campus
(Building 5, Room 100)
Friday, August 9, 20249:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.


a large group of students listen to a speaker in an auditorium

Start the day with a welcome from President Buxton and key speakers.

A small group of students listen to a person giving a campus tour

Break into small groups for campus tours.

a small group of students listen to a librarian in the library

Learn about library resources and services.

a small group of students visit the food pantry

Visit the Food Pantry, learn how it works, and grab a snack.