Access and Affordability
Keeping the doors of opportunity open for all students through new admission and scholarship initiatives
Providing students access to the best faculty and programs in the country
Using new technologies to create a fun and exciting OU experience, lower costs for students and help students graduate
Research and Economic Development
Discovering cutting-edge research advancements that are creating new high-paying jobs in Oklahoma and improves lives in the state and the world
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OU is the only public university in the nation to receive the award consecutively in recognition of its enrollment of United World College international freshmen.Read More
The college’s new Debt Forgiveness Program will help address the challenge facing half of OU’s teaching graduates, who leave with as much as $21,000 in education loan debt.Read More
OU junior Rashid Campbell earned the Title of First Speaker at the National Debate Tournament hosted by Indiana University.Read More
The only university in America — public or private — in decades to have produced a Rhodes Scholar, Marshall Scholar, Mitchell Scholar, Goldwater Scholar, Truman Scholar and Fulbright Scholar in a single year.
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OU’s Institute for the American Constitutional Heritage (IACH) and some of the nation’s leading historians and scholars headline the University’s “Teach-In on the Civil War,” the third in a series of annual daylong events that draws thousands of members of the OU family and the public to learn together about the history that has shaped us as a people.
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The One University digital initiative is an ongoing effort to improve the student and community experience through innovative new technologies and digital projects.
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Through a new partnership with A+E Network® and HISTORY®, OU offers the very first TV Network-branded online course, HISTORY® Channel’s United States, 1865 to the Present ,taught by award-winning author, OU professor and renowned historian Steve Gillon.
The OU Research Campus has been named the nation’s top research park by the Association of University Research Parks for excellence in innovation.Read More
Professor Linda Zagzebski has been invited as a speaker for the historic Gifford Lectures, a series with an international reputation for excellence.Read More
The laboratory is the eighth facility on the Research Campus, a research enterprise, which is creating new jobs and growing the state’s economy.Read More