The first step to getting a bachelor’s degree from OU College of Professional and Continuing Studies is to review the admissions criteria and simply apply. If you are applying to OU for the first time, you will need to create an account. When prompted during the application process, choose Extended Campus Online as your campus.

Admissions Criteria* 

A minimum of: 

  • 24 hours letter-graded college credit 
  • 2.0 GPA 

*NOTE:  If you DO NOT meet the minimum requirements, you can still be considered for admission to OU College of Professional and Continuing Studies. Please follow these instructions.

Undergraduate Application Deadlines

Fall Session One, 2021Extended to August 9
Fall Session Two, 2021September 22, 2021
Spring Session One, 2022December 15, 2021
Spring Session Two, 2022February 16, 2022
Summer 2022May 11, 2022

*NOTE: The College of Professional and Continuing Studies recommends applying for finanical aid at the same time you apply for admission. 

How to Apply 

Step One: Complete an OU Undergraduate Application

Complete the online undergraduate application form.

If you have questions while filling out your application, please contact us at or view these step-by-step instructions.

Step Two: Send Official Transcripts

  • All current or previously attended college or university
  • Military transcripts, if applicable
    • Joint Services Transcripts (JST), Community College of the Air Force (CCAF), and Air University Transcripts 


Before we can complete your admission file for final review, we need complete and official transcripts from all institutions you’ve previously attended. Official transcripts must be enclosed in a sealed envelope and mailed directly from the institution you attended to the following address:

College of Professional and Continuing Studies Registration and Records
Attn: Incoming Transcripts
1700 Asp Avenue
Norman, OK 73072

They may also be submitted electronically, also directly from the institution you attended, to Unfortunately, transcripts submitted through any other method of delivery can’t be accepted as official.

Application Processing

Once OU receives all materials (Steps One and Two), Admissions will begin processing your application. Admissions will email a decision letter to the address listed on the application.

Average processing time is two to three weeks.

If you have questions, please contact us at (405) 325-1062 or