Campus Connect

Half-day, small-group program

Make campus connections at this half-day, small-group program. High school sophomores, juniors, seniors and parents are invited to attend. Eagle for a Day is pre-planned with a specific schedule of events to give students and parents a comprehensive look at OC.

Choose the Eagle for a Day you'd like to attend, and register as soon as possible, as availability is limited.

All Eagle for a Day events begin at the Garvey Center (#29 on the campus map). The Garvey Center (#29) is the first building on the right once you turn on to campus from Memorial Road. There will be registration signs outside of the Garvey Center to signify where registration is located.


Event dates

Eagle for a Day Activities 

Please note that schedule is subject to change. 

8:45-9:15am Registration and breakfast
Meet your Admissions Counselor, get your schedule for the day, grab a cinnamon roll, and enjoy some coffee-it's on us!
Garvey Center 
McIntosh Conservatory 
9:20 University Welcome and Introduction

Garvey Center 
Adams Recital Hall 

9:45 Academic Conversations or Campus Walk with student guide  Various campus locations; leaving from Garvey Center Adams Recital Hall 


Worship with our students, faculty, and staff at Big Chapel.

Garvey Center
Hardeman Auditorium
11:40 Academic Conversations or Campus Walk with student guide Various campus locations; leaving from Garvey Center Hardeman Auditorium


Enjoy a complimentary lunch in our campus dining facilities.

Gaylord University Center
The Caf
1:00 Closing

Gaylord University Center
The Caf

The rest of your day includes optional activities such as: 

  • Financial Aid 101 Presentation
  • Open house opportunities with: Student Financial Services, Study Abroad, Honors Program, and Bridge Program
  • Residence Life Tours

Potential NCAA student-athletes

If you are a potential NCAA student-athlete and would like to meet with a coach while on campus, in order to remain in compliance with NCAA regulations, please call or email directly the coach you'd like to meet at least one week in advance. Click here to see our coaches' contact information.