University of Oklahoma

Norman, Oklahoma
4-year Public university

Overview

University of Oklahoma is a public institution that was founded in 1890. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 22,032, its setting is city, and the campus size is 3,522 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. University of Oklahoma’s ranking in the 2018 edition of Best Colleges is National Universities, 97. Its in-state tuition and fees are $11,763 (2018-19); out-of-state tuition and fees are $27,144 (2018-19).

#97 in National Universities
Setting
Suburban
Location Norman, Oklahoma
Type 4-year Public
Year Founded 1890
Selectivity Low
Size Large
22,032 Undergraduates

Learning

18:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Business/Marketing
Most Popular Major

Majors Available

  • Architecture And Related Services
  • Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
    Program offered through an exclusively distance-education program
  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
    Program offered through an exclusively distance-education program
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
    Program offered through an exclusively distance-education program
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
    Program offered through an exclusively distance-education program
  • History
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
    Program offered through an exclusively distance-education program
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
    Program offered through an exclusively distance-education program
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Natural Resources And Conservation
  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration And Social Service Professions
  • Social Sciences
  • Transportation And Materials Moving
  • Visual And Performing Arts

Cost

$44,703
Cost of Attendance
For out-of-state students
$20,003
Average Student Contribution
Instate Tution Fee $11,763
Outstate Tuition Fee $27,144
Room and Board Fees $10,994
$48,700 Median Salary After 2 years of Graduation

Applying

69% (Low Selectivity) Acceptance Rate
Admission Difficulty: Difficult
$40 Application Fee
Application Fee Waiver Available
3.63 Average High School GPA

Application Requirements

SAT/ACT Required
SAT/ACT Writing (essay) Not Required
SAT Subject Test Not Required
Essay or Personal Statement Required
SAT Score Range
Middle 50% (25% - 75%) scores range
ACT Score Range
Middle 50% (25% - 75%) scores range

How to Apply?

Accepts CommonApp
Apply College's Own Application Portal
Other Applications Accepted Coalition Application

For International Students

79 Minimum TOEFL Score
TOEFL Requirement: Required
IELTS, University of Oklahama CESL Program Other English Language Tests Accepted
(in lieu of TOEFL)
TOEFL Waived if

Applicant has completed secondary school work in the United States or attained recognized certificate of completion required for entrance into a university in any other country in which English is the native language and the language of instruction in the high school

Deadlines for Fall Intake Applications
Feb
01
Regular Decision Deadline
Transfer Applications
Jun
01
Transfer Applications Deadline
For Financial Aid
Mar
01
Financial Aid Priority Application Deadline
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Financial Aid Application Deadline

Scholarships and Financial Aid

$13,004 Average Financial Aid

Need-based Aid

$6,946 Average Need-based Aid
Cost of Attendance for out-of-state students: $44,703
98% Students with need received Financial Aid
77% Students had their need fully met
Deadline for need-based financial application --
Forms to be submitted FAFSA

Merit Scholarships

Available
Award of Excellence Scholarship
Total Worth $9,000 per year
Eligibility Non-Resident Freshman
Minimum Criteria 31 ACT, 1420 SAT, 3.75 GPA or top 10% class rank
Requirement for maintenance --
Separate application needed --
Application deadline N/A
Distinguished Scholar Scholarship
Total Worth $8,000 per year
Eligibility Non-Resident Freshman
Minimum Criteria 29 ACT, 1350 SAT, 3.75 GPA or top 10% class rank
Requirement for maintenance --
Separate application needed --
Application deadline N/A
University Scholarship
Total Worth $7,000 per year
Eligibility Non-Resident Freshman
Minimum Criteria 28 ACT, 1310 SAT, 3.5 GPA or top 10% class rank
Requirement for maintenance --
Separate application needed --
Application deadline N/A

Other Scholarships

National Merit Finalist Scholarship
Total Worth $64,000
Details Eligibility: National Merit Finalist
National Merit Semifinalist Scholarship
Total Worth $3,000 per year
Details GPA: 3.5, Students who advance to Finalist standing and name OU as their college choice by April 30 are eligible to be upgraded to the National Merit Finalist package.

Students

22,032 Total Undergraduate Enrollment
School Size: Large
92% Freshmen return to Sophomore Year
67% Students graduate within 6 years