Oklahoma is on a 3,955-acre campus in a suburban setting in Norman, Oklahoma, not far from Oklahoma City. There are many activities and organizations for Oklahoma students to participate in – band, chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.
Oklahoma also has fraternities and sororities.
Oklahoma has a thriving Campus Activities Council Soonerthon. In fact, more students participate in Campus Activities Council Soonerthon than any other on-campus activity.
Other popular student organizations at Oklahoma include Campus Activities Council Homecoming, Engineers Club, Relay For Life and The Big Event.
The Oklahoma community comes together each year for Campus Activities Council Homecoming, The Big Event and Campus Activities Council Soonerthon.
Oklahoma offers on-campus housing. Students are required to live on campus through freshman year. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.
Most Oklahoma students live off campus. In 2021, 27.7% of undergrads at Oklahoma lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 72.3% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Oklahoma. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.
Oklahoma offers coed housing and housing for students with disabilities.
At Oklahoma there are a variety of athletic options for students interested in joining a sports program.
Intercollegiate sports are the highest tier of college sports and can be very competitive. Intercollegiate teams are regulated by the NCAA, funded by the university, and compete against teams from other universities. The division of a sports team depends on the size of the university, funding, and competition level. An intercollegiate school team will be Division I, II or III, with Division I being the highest level.
Club sports are not regulated by the NCAA and are a great option for students not interested in trying out for an intercollegiate team. Club sports are usually student run but can also be funded by the university.
Intramural sports are the most casual and informal. Intramural sports are often free and require very little time commitment.
Let's take a look at the athletic options available at Oklahoma:
|Sport||Men's Intramural||Women's Intramural||Men's Division||Women's Division||Men's Scholarships||Women's Scholarships|
|Gymnastics||NCAA Division 1||NCAA Division 1||√||√|
|Track And Field||NCAA Division 1||NCAA Division 1||√||√|
|Cheerleading||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport||√||√|
|Golf||Club Teams||Club Teams||NCAA Division 1||NCAA Division 1||√||√|
|Basketball||√||√||NCAA Division 1||NCAA Division 1||√||√|
|Tennis||√||√||NCAA Division 1||NCAA Division 1||√||√|
|Cross Country Running||√||√||NCAA Division 1||NCAA Division 1||√||√|
College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.
University of Oklahoma is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Oklahoma campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.
Oklahoma offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards so that students can feel confident that they are safe in on-campus housing.
Additionally, Oklahoma has crime prevention programs, police bicycle patrols, self-defense classes, emergency notification system, lighted pathways/sidewalks.
Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit Oklahoma, take Interstate 35 to Norman, OK. If you need to fly, book your flight to Will Rogers World airport.
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