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The UCO Foundation and the UCO Alumni Association support the transformative experience of the University of Central Oklahoma on its students and community and engage a robust, worldwide community of more than 110,000 alumni, donors and friends.

Through programs, resources and engagement opportunities, we help our alumni and friends enjoy lifelong relationships with UCO and with each other, sharing their love for Central and discovering the power of philanthropy.

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Scholarship established

The UCO Foundation, in collaboration with descendants of the Steen family and the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (NSDAR) Cordelia Steen Chapter, gathered to present the inaugural scholarship award to UCO student Logan Day.

Memorial Scholarship honors founding family of Edmond

The UCO Foundation, in collaboration with descendants of the Steen family and the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution Cordelia Steen Chapter, have established the Cordelia Steen Memorial Scholarship. The Cordelia Steen Memorial Scholarship was established to recognize the contributions made by the Steen family, the founding family of Edmond, and to provide an enduring legacy through an annual scholarship at UCO.

Logan Day, a junior history major from Eufaula, Oklahoma, received the inaugural $2,000 scholarship for his accomplishments at UCO.

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It’s scholarship season

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Scholarship portal open now

The UCO Foundation Scholarship Portal is available for students to explore scholarship options. The portal will be open and accepting applications Jan. 18 through 4 p.m. Feb. 11.

The UCO Foundation Scholarship Portal matches undergraduate and graduate students to qualifying scholarships. scholarship opportunities available based on grades, talent, personal stories, creativity and more. Once the portal is open, students create a scholarship profile and are matched with scholarships of which they may be eligible. Students can select scholarships they want to apply for and submit all required materials through the portal.

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Benefit UCO Foundation through AmazonSmile

Did you know your Amazon shopping can benefit Central and our students? The UCO Foundation is proud to be a registered member of the AmazonSmile Program, which donates a percentage of eligible purchases back to the foundation. The program is a simple way for you to support your favorite charitable organization every time you shop, at no cost to you.

To have your purchases benefit the UCO Foundation, visit and search for the University of Central Oklahoma Foundation as your charity of choice.

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Alumna Kaitlin Butts

Alumna Update

Since Kaitlin Butts graduated from UCO’s Academy of Contemporary Music in Bricktown, she’s had great success in the music industry. After moving to Nashville, Kaitlin released “How Lucky Am I” as gift to her husband. The single has almost 600,000 streams on Spotify and the video has 9,000 views.

“It took me so much time and I worked really hard on it, but it was worth it because it’s cool to look back and remember every little bit,” Butts says. “Every little clip is a good memory.”

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