First-Year Student Programs

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Embarking on a successful academic journey requires knowing the ins and outs of your campus resources. Whether you're a new student stepping onto campus for the first time or a returning student eager to maximize your experience, we invite you to enroll in the OUHSC 101 Canvas course.

You Belong Here

OUHSC First-Year Student Programs (HSC1) provides first-year students an interdisciplinary experience through campus wide events and communication of student services.  HSC1 is designed to provide access to campus resources and connections for students new to campus. HSC1 programs are specifically designed to help you transition smoothly into university life, connect with fellow students, and thrive academically, personally, and professionally.

Through this page, you will discover a wide range of resources, initiatives, and support systems tailored to meet the specific needs of first-year students. We are here to empower you with the tools, knowledge, and networks necessary for a successful and fulfilling experience.

Join us in embracing the opportunities and challenges of your first year. Explore our webpage, connect with fellow first-year students, and embark on a transformative journey that will shape your academic and professional trajectory. Together, let's make the most of your first year at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center.


Discover and enjoy the OUHSC SGA Walking Trail. The 5k trail weaves through the HSC campus, providing students, faculty, and staff with a scenic path to be utilized for breaks, exercise, and overall physical and mental wellbeing. Runners, walkers, groups, and individuals alike are all encouraged to enjoy some fresh air and movement along the Walking Trail.

Article | May 22, 2023

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