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The UCO Alumni Association and Foundation have combined forces to bring you Central Connection - the university's first centralized online community for alumni and donors! 

UCO Spotlight

Alumnus Appointed President of College

The Grand Rapids Community College Board of Trustees appointed Dr. Bill Pink (M.Ed. '95) to become the institution's next and first black president to serve in that role in the school's 100-year history.


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Featured Events / All Events

Thursday, March 30
NUC Cherokee Room 

Just in time for Oklahoma's severe weather season, the UCO Alumni Association is bringing KFOR's Chief Meteorologist, Mike Morgan, to campus for the first Power Lunch of the year. The $5 registration fee includes Legends Cafe salad bar, hot bar and dessert bar. Parking is complimentary for off-campus attendees. Register at centralconnection.org/powerlunch.


1 p.m.
Sunday, April 2
Hamilton Field House

The University of Central Oklahoma will host the 45th annual Spring Powwow on Sunday, April 2 at 1 p.m. at Hamilton Field House. Spring Powwow, sponsored by the Office of Diversity and Inclusion (ODI) and the Native American Student Association (NASA), will feature traditional Native American singing, dancing and drumming.


News / All News

University of Central Oklahoma alumnus Kory Atcuson, who received his Master of Public Administration (MPA) from UCO, recently established the Dr. Brett Sharp Scholarship for Public Administration in the UCO College of Liberal Arts to honor his former political science professor, Brett Sharp, Ph.D.

The scholarship will be awarded annually to an MPA student who shows a commitment to academic excellence and outstanding professional experience in public administration.