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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.
  • 4th in the nation for all-time NCAA team championships (52 total).
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

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Research that improves lives

and strengthens communities
Research takes place in every college on our campuses and is rooted in our land-grant legacy. Whether exploring basic scientific questions or applied concepts that directly impact lives, OSU research is relevant, accessible and beneficial.
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National leaders in undergraduate research

You'll get the chance to do independent research starting as early as your freshman year, no matter what major you're in. Our undergraduate research programs are known for preparing students to win prestigious national scholarships and awards and contribute to world-class research projects.

We are building up

We are investing in our students, our faculty and our state. With the opening of several important facilities, including the Spears School of Business, ENDEAVOR, the Human Sciences North Wing, and the upcoming McKnight Center — our students can take advantage of cutting-edge technology to innovate and create while earning their degrees.

OSU alumna among five Angus icons featured in new documentary OSU alumna among five Angus icons featured in new documentary Dec 21

Minnie Lou Bradley — the first woman to enroll in animal husbandry at Oklahoma A&M in 1949 — is one of five people from the Angus cattle industry being recognized for their greatness in the latest American Angus Association's documentary series, I Am Angus: The Art of Greatness.

OSU named a top 100 college for veterans OSU named a top 100 college for veterans Dec 18

Oklahoma State University has once again been named one of the top 100 colleges for veterans by the Military Times news agency.



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