Pre-College Programs

North Foundation Hall, Room 106
318 Meadow Brook Road
Rochester, MI 48309-4454
(location map)
(248) 370-4455
Fax: (248) 370-4463
8a.m. - 5p.m.

Wade H. McCree Incentive Scholarship Program

The Wade H. McCree Scholarship Program provides academic and social support to 10th grade students who are selected by their school districts. McCree students are eligible for full tuition scholarships to Oakland University if they meet the scholarship criteria of a 3.0 GPA and a composite score of at least a 1060 on the SAT.


Participating Schools/Districts


  • Freshman – induction ceremony at OU 
  • Sophomore – Saturday campus visit at OU 
  • Junior – Grizzly Day campus visit to OU; Entrepreneurship Summer Camp 
  • Senior – Dinner at OU 
  • Renaissance Festival Trip 
  • Summer Camp Mentors 
  • Opportunity to dual enroll at OU 
  • Opportunity to attend athletic and Music, Theatre and Dance events at OU 
  • Opportunity to attend academic and culturally enriched programs at OU 

Past Scholar Recipients

Chandler Park Academy Scholars
Tanay Dixon
Makhi Franks
Sana Hashmi
A'Kiaya Hill
J'Vion Hill
Breanna Smith
Mikayla Thomas 

International Technology Academy Scholars
Lizabeth Blas-Rangel
Shalom Byrd
Wendy Cheung
D'Naugtia Curry
Kennedy Dunlap
Shar'Day Hardiman
Aracely Hernandez-Ramos
Marie Lee
Jennifer Maciel
Michael Martinez
Rebecca Murray
Adela Perez
Rosa Pulido
Brannen Ratcliff
Sa'Maricle Winfield

Oak Park High School Scholars
Alana Crawford
Janae Foster
Matthew Irvine
Atheer Jabouri
Jumiah Lacy
Rani Moussa
Jamal Peace
Destiny Staples
Alanah Weaks 

Pontiac High School Scholars
Treniti Daniel-Evans
Selena Fields
Troy Jacques II
Jordan Linderman
Tasha Tucker
Carribey Yang