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Opportunities here stretch as far as the eye can see. You'll get real experience to start your career off on the right track. And a big dose of Cowboy spirit in a community you'll be proud to call home.

Why OSU?

Academics & Research

  • Top 50 Public Universities in America (, 2018).
  • Most Truman Scholars (for graduate study in public service) in Oklahoma.
  • Honors curriculum listed top 10 in the nation (Willingham, 2018).
Academics Facts & Rankings


  • Top 100 Best College Values (Kiplinger, 2017).
  • No. 76 (out of 4,000+) Best Public Schools for Scholarships (GoodCall, 2016).
  • Over 50% of OSU students graduate with zero student loan debt.
Affordability Facts & Rankings

Quality of Life

  • Largest comprehensive university student union in the world.
  • Students routinely log thousands of volunteer hours each year.
  • Located in America's friendliest college town.
Quality of Life Facts & Rankings

We are all Cowboys

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What you need to know
The health and well-being of our students, faculty and staff is our first priority. Oklahoma State University leaders are closely monitoring the spread of the coronavirus and following the guidelines of state, national and global health officials.
Keep up-to-date regarding OSU’s response and FAQs related to coronavirus.

Research that improves lives

and strengthens communities
OSU’s research — whether it’s exploring basic scientific questions or applied concepts that directly impact lives — is relevant, accessible and beneficial. OSU is listed in Carnegie Classifications of Institutions’ top tier for research universities.

Seal the Deal

So you've chosen to join the Cowboy family. What now? If you haven't already, its time to apply for admission and scholarships in one easy step. Already admitted? We have a helpful checklist to help you navigate your next steps.  

OSU lab on Stillwater campus to assist state with COVID-19 test analysis OSU lab on Stillwater campus to assist state with COVID-19 test analysis Mar 27

Oklahoma State University is helping Oklahoma ramp up its COVID-19 testing capability after procuring supplies sufficient to analyze approximately 10,000 COVID-19 test samples being taken by health care professionals across the state.

COVID-19 PRESSROOM: OSU Experts and Media Resources COVID-19 PRESSROOM: OSU Experts and Media Resources Mar 19

COVID-19 PRESSROOM: OSU Experts and Media Resources



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