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University of Oklahoma

About

History

Founded in 1890, the University of Oklahoma is a public research university located in Norman, Oklahoma just 20 mins.

Education

The mission of the University of Oklahoma is to provide the best possible educational experience for our students through excellence in teaching, research and creative activity, and service to the state and society.

Research

The University of Oklahoma-Norman is a comprehensive research university classified by the Carnegie Foundation in the highest tier of research universities in the nation (R1: Doctoral Universities—highest research activity). Our research enterprise features award-winning and nationally- and internationally-recognized faculty, multidisciplinary research centers, scholarly publications, and acclaimed performances at venues throughout the world. The university's south research campus is notable for fostering partnerships between academic programs and governmental and private industries.

Career

The University of Oklahoma Career Services is a one-stop shop dedicated to helping students and alumni with career preparation. From career fairs to personalized advising and everything in-between, Career Services exists to help get you hired - Sooner. We are committed to helping students begin their academic career with their professional goals in mind.

University Ranking

Academic Ranking of World Universities by Shanghai Jiao Tong University
2019
401
2018
401
2017
401
ARWU World University rankings is the first world university ranking. It ranks the world's top 1000 colleges and universities based on objective indicator.
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report
2020
405 9
2019
414 -85
2018
329
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report presents all the top universities from the U.S. and 60 other countries around the world.
QS World University Rankings by TopUniversities
2020
571 -76
2019
495 6
2018
501
QS World University Rankings is one of the top international rankings measuring the popularity and performance of universities all over the world.
World University Rankings by Times Higher Education
2020
-
2019
401
2018
401
World University Rankings is a vital resource that provides the definitive list of the world's best universities.

Services

Student services

    In addition to a wide variety of online resources, our team offers many services to students, alumni, faculty, and employers
  • Handshake
  • Workshops & Events
  • Career Advising
  • Mock Interviews
  • Career Fairs
  • On-Campus Interviews

Housing services

The Sooner Family embodies compassion, honesty, fairness, and civility. No matter your interests, with over 400 organizations, amazing campus events, incredible athletics programs, and Sooners from all backgrounds, there's something here for you. 

Library services

My Library is a feature on the libraries' website that allows you to build a customizes list of resources such as databases or research guides. You must be logged into the website to access this feature.

ICT services

The ITC is an advisory body consisting of faculty, staff, students, and administrators that deals with the use of computing, networking, telecommunications, and similar technologies on the Norman campus of the University of Oklahoma. The aim of the ITC is to help facilitate the use of information technology that will advance the University's goals of teaching, research, and service. 

Medical services

In the United States, health insurance coverage isn't just a good idea - it's a necessity.  Medical care is extremely expensive. A medical emergency, sudden illness, or serious accident could end the educational dreams of an uninsured person and cause financial devastation for the student and his or her family.

Student Life

Campus life

The Sooner Family embodies compassion, honesty, fairness, and civility. No matter your interests, with over 400 organizations, amazing campus events, incredible athletics programs, and Sooners from all backgrounds, there's something here for you. Our main campus is very walkable and we take a lot of pride in its beauty. We're also part of a close-knit community in Norman, OK and only 20 minutes away from a growing Oklahoma City.

Sports facilities

The University of Oklahoma Athletics Department inspires champions today and prepares leaders for tomorrow by providing an excellent environment to enable student-athletes to achieve their highest academic, athletic and personal aspirations.

Norman, Oklahoma, United States

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