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OSU-Tulsa News

Thursday, Aug. 1, 2013

OSU-Tulsa organizes orientation sessions for new students

New Student Orientation logo

OSU-Tulsa will offer several orientation sessions this month to introduce new students to services and resources available on campus.

New undergraduate students can register to attend the session on Thursday, Aug. 15 at noon or 6 p.m. in the B.S. Roberts Room or Saturday, Aug. 17 at 10:30 a.m. in North Hall 150.

Graduate Student Orientation will take place Aug. 17 at 11:30 a.m. in the Main Hall Commons. New and current students can meet graduate faculty and staff while learning about workshops, resources and services available through OSU-Tulsa’s Graduate Student Services Center. Lunch is provided for participants. For more information, call 918-594-8445 or email osutgssc@okstate.edu. Registration is not required.

International Student Orientation is Monday, Aug. 19 at 2 p.m. in Main Hall 1101. Students can learn how to maintain their immigration status and about services available through the International Student Services Office. To learn more, call 918-594-8445.

All orientation sessions offer students the opportunity to tour OSU-Tulsa and provide information about campus activities, student organizations, helpful resources and other valuable services. Most sessions offer giveaways or door prizes to participants.

OSU-Tulsa bookstore offers sales tax exemption Friday

Shirts at the bookstore
OSU-Tulsa Bookstore

Students, faculty and staff can take advantage of Oklahoma's tax-free holiday at the OSU-Tulsa Bookstore on Friday.

During the holiday, certain clothing qualifies for a sales tax exemption, including OSU shirts, pants and jackets. The bookstore is open 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. on Friday and closed Saturday and Sunday.

The Cutting Edge

Tandy Community Supercomputer
Oklahoma State University in Tulsa is committed to making the city a center for research and innovation nationally and internationally. As a Tulsa Research Partners member, OSU in Tulsa researchers recently completed the first project utilizing the Tandy Community Supercomputer. This endeavor will tremendously enhance scientific and health care advancements at OSU-Tulsa and OSU Center for Health Sciences and create a brighter future for Tulsa and Oklahoma.