Northern Encounter set for Oct. 20 in Tonkawa, Oct. 27 in Enid

Beverly Cantrell - October 13, 2021 12:45 pm

 Northern Oklahoma College-

Northern Oklahoma College has two Northern Encounter dates remaining for Fall 2021.

The dates are as follows:  Oct. 20 – Tonkawa (Renfro Center); and Oct. 27 – Enid (Gantz Center).

Northern Encounter is designated as a day for high school juniors, seniors, and their parents to get an up-close look at the programs and services that Northern has to offer.

Students will receive free t-shirts and door prizes.  They will discover programs, services, clubs, and organizations at NOC.  They will also meet NOC faculty, students, and take a campus tour.

For more information about Northern Encounter, Blair Turney (580.628.6668), or Madison Green (580.548.2353).

Pre-register online at

Northern Oklahoma College, the state’s first public community college, is a multi-campus, land-grant institution that provides high quality, accessible, and affordable educational opportunities and services which create life-changing experiences and develop students as effective learners and leaders within their communities in a connected, ever-changing world.

NOC, a public two-year community college, serves nearly 5,000 students on the home campus in Tonkawa, branch in Enid, NOC/OSU Gateway Program in Stillwater, online, and the University Center in Ponca City. Of these students, about 60% receive financial aid and/or scholarships.  Over 80% of NOC students complete their degree with zero debt.

NOC is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and offers associate degrees in three general areas: Arts, Science and Applied Science.  The associate degree fulfills lower-division course work which is applicable towards a bachelor’s degree.

Call (580) 628-6200 for more information about Northern Oklahoma College or visit


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