Workforce Partner

UCO Cares

A partner of Oklahoma's Reach Higher: DirectComplete program.

Partner Description

UCO CARES is an acronym for UCO Center for Academic Support, Resource Development, Economic Stability and Student Success.

UCO CARES is a federal TRIO Educational Opportunity Center program funded by a grant from the U.S. Department of Education. The mission of the program is to provide free post-secondary planning assistance to adult learners who may be potential first-generation students and/or have financial need by providing services which include financial literacy, career exploration, testing support, tutoring and assistance in applying for financial aid.

For more information, contact David Harrison, program manager, UCO CARES, 405.235.2651, ext. 39,

Program Services

  • Assistance with Applying for Financial Aid
  • College Transition & Admission Assistance
  • High School Equivalency/GED Test Prep
  • Academic Advisement
  • Career Exploration

APPLICATIONS: To apply for services as a potential student, click here

RERFERRALS: To refer a potential student for support services, click here

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