Taking OSU to new heights of academic and research excellence
On July 1, 2021, 2021, Dr. Kayse Shrum became Oklahoma State University's 19th president, making her the first woman to lead the institution and the first woman to lead a
Tier 1, four-year public research university in Oklahoma.
Together, the Cowboy family achieved remarkable milestones during Dr. Shrum’s inaugural year, including the launch of a systemwide strategy process to guide the future of the university, the establishment of the Hamm Institute for American Energy at Oklahoma State University and the Oklahoma Aerospace Institute for Research and
Join the Cowboy family as we celebrate the future of OSU and commemorate the historic
first year of Dr. Shrum’s transformative presidency. Mark your calendars — everyone is encouraged to attend. The celebration will also be livestreamed for
alumni around the globe on Inside OSU.
President Kayse Shrum"Working together as a Cowboy family, we will continue to build sustained success,
strategically positioning our university with bold and visionary ideas to cement OSU
as the nation’s premier land-grant institution.”