About OSU


Every year more than 35,000 students attend Oklahoma State University at one of our five campus locations and online. We are proud to be a land-grant university, which means we open our doors to all who want to pursue higher education. It also means that we are tasked with the mission of helping people through world-class learning, cutting-edge research and the sharing of knowledge. We believe that OSU is the premiere place to receive a well-rounded, affordable college education. At OSU students have the opportunity to learn from and work with nationally recognized and published professors and researchers who provide the needed motivation and support to help you reach your highest potential. We hope you choose to pursue your dream of a higher education at OSU. We extend a warm welcome and believe you have a life-changing journey ahead with endless opportunities to make your future exactly what you want it to be.

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  • OSU Fast Facts
  • OSU is Oklahoma's first Truman Honor Institution due to its number of Truman Scholars.
  • OSU's Entrepreneurship Club is ranked 9th globally.
  • OSU has students representing all 50 states and 120 countries.
  • OSU's interior design program is ranked in the Top 10 nationally.
  • The School of Hotel and Restaurant Administration is ranked 8th among the top 100 hospitality and tourism programs in the world.
  • OSU's Pistol Pete has been voted the best mascot in both pro and collegiate sports.
  • OSU is home to 50 NCAA Championship team titles.
  • Oklahoma State University was established on Christmas Day 1890.
  • The OSU Student Union is the largest comprehensive university union in the world.