HSC1: First-Year Student Programs

The University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center 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.

OUHSC Campus Dining Options

Looking for a bite to eat? Check out these eateries on or near campus.

New Student Survey

First-year students: tell us about your experience so far! Complete the new student survey at:



Tackle Debt | Presented by OU MoneyCoach November 18, 12:00 PM
Are you graduating with student loan or consumer debt? Come learn how to tackle your debt to save money and ways to prevent going into debt in the future.

Zoom Meeting ID: 957 2278 6335
Zoom password: 07265691
Approved! How To Buy a House or Car | Presented by OU MoneyCoach February 09, 12:00 PM

If your goal is to buy a house or car in the near future, join the MoneyCoaches to learn steps that you can take now to reach your future goals.


Zoom Meeting ID: 957 2278 6335

Zoom password: 07265691

Upcoming HSC Events

Free Speech Week Essay Contest October 18, 12:00 AM
Essays will respond to the following questions: What does Free Speech mean to you? What is the correlation between diversity, equity, and inclusion and free speech? Who's Eligible: Undergraduate students and Graduate Students from all three...
Fall Food Drive Monday, October 18 - Friday, November 12
The annual OUHSC Fall Food Drive begins Monday, October 18, 2021! Help us collect goods to feed hungry families in Oklahoma by donating items at locations across campus! Ways to get involved: • Drop off cans and non-perishable items at...
OUHSC Trunk or Treat October 21, 6:30 PM

Bring your kids and families, don your spookiest costumes, decorate your trunks, and join us for a Halloween movie!

Free dinner for the first 300 people
costume/decorating contest

Mobile Smiles: A mobile unit changing smiles and lives October 22, 11:00 AM
The Rural Dentistry Interest Group at the College of Dentistry welcomes students to tour the newest Mobile Smiles Unit constructed by the Oklahoma Dental Foundation. This state of the art unit will travel across the state of Oklahoma and provide...
LGBTQ+ Professionals Panel October 22, 12:00 PM

Come join us for this panel of LGBTQ+ health professionals as we discuss various topics related to professional and personal development. This event is put on by Lumina: Queer Student Alliance, OUHSC's official LGBTQ+ student organization.

CONSA Blood Drive October 25, 10:00 AM
Join the College of Nursing Student Association and donate blood with the Oklahoma Blood Institute! All donations will be tested for COVID-19 antibiodies and Hemoglobin A1C blood sugar. Receive a free glow-in-the-dark t-shirt and a coupon for a free...
Optimal Performance: The Mystery of Mind Control October 25, 12:00 PM
Have you ever wondered why it is so easy to see the negative in almost any situation? Do you wish that your mind wouldn’t automatically think of the worst possible outcome? Join us as we learn about the “Negativity Bias,” how it can...
Leadership Lunch Presents: Influence Without Authority with Halley Reeves October 26, 12:00 PM
Halley Reeves is the Chief Public Health Strategist and Director of the Community Health and Analytics division at the Oklahoma City-County Health Department.  Prior to her role at the health department she served as the Vice President of...
October Interdisciplinary Grand Rounds October 28, 12:00 PM
A Guide to the Vaccine Hesitancy Toolkit Join us on Thursday, October 28 for the October Interdisciplinary Grand Rounds!   The Interdisciplinary Grand Rounds are a monthly seminar discussion presenting content applicable to the Unity Clinic...

Contact Us

Kelsey Jenkins, M.Ed.

Coordinator, Leadership & Volunteerism