Oklahoma State University
Experience a world-class education
Oklahoma State University offers a world-class education within a strong global community. You’ll be captivated by Stillwater’s small-town charm, our friendly campus and the overall family-oriented atmosphere. With international students represented from more than 100 countries, OSU welcomes students from every background. Our 5-Star University Rating by QS Stars and Top 100 Public School ranking by U.S. News and World Report make us a premier destination for students from across the globe.
Discover your passion at OSU
With five different academic colleges and 300+ majors and options, OSU can help you discover your passion and ensure a bright future. From agriculture and engineering to business and health, there’s an option for every interest. The Honors College offers smaller discussion-based classes for those who want to be surrounded by other intellectually driven students and challenge themselves with a rigorous academic program.
Research is a top priority, and we pride ourselves on offering research opportunities beginning your first year on campus. The Freshman Research Scholars Program—a program offered only on select campuses around the US—allows undergraduate students to perform research alongside expert faculty. This hands-on, research experience will give you a competitive edge as you pursue your post-graduation career.
Whether you’re competing for prestigious national and international fellowships, applying to top graduate schools, securing highly competitive jobs or attaining the skills required to grow as a leader, resources like the Henry Bellmon Office of Scholar Development and Undergraduate Research will support your aspirations. An impressive 18 Truman Scholars have been named from OSU, demonstrating our commitment to academic excellence, leadership, and community service.
Pursue your dreams at OSU
OSU can help you further your education beyond an undergraduate degree through advising for pre-health, pre-law and pre-veterinary programs. Our College of Veterinary Medicine is an international leader in veterinary medical education and research and ranks top in value in terms of total cost. The OSU College of Osteopathic Medicine also consistently ranks among the best medical allopathic and osteopathic schools in the US.
We have a strong reputation for preparing highly sought-after graduates who achieve long-term success. OSU Career Services offers résumé building workshops, mock interview programs, and diverse career fair events with more than 1,200 companies from across the country to help you maximize career opportunities and secure your dream job. As an OSU graduate, you’ll join a distinguished community of alumni whose impact is felt worldwide.
Join the Cowboy family
From the moment you step on campus, you’ll feel right at home. You’ll meet new people in the residence halls, connect with peers in the classroom, and discover leadership and service opportunities within our 500 different campus organizations, like the International Student Organization that represents cultures from around the world.
The Office of International Students and Scholars offers a variety of programs and services to help you adjust to life on campus, including a host family program. The office also assists with employment, travel requirements and immigration regulations. Off campus, you can enjoy walking or kayaking at our local lakes, catching a movie with friends, visiting unique local shops and eateries, or venturing an hour to Oklahoma City or Tulsa.
Take the next steps
• Explore our 360-degree virtual campus tour (offered in seven languages)
• Follow @BeAnOSUCowboy on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Snapchat
• Learn more about life on campus (offered in seven languages)
• Visit edu to start your admissions application.
Top 100 public school in the US | U.S. News & World Report
Top 15% of best colleges in America | College Factual
One of the nation’s top schools for preparing graduates for success | The Wall Street Journal
STILLWATER, OKLAHOMA, is the home of Oklahoma State University and offers a friendly atmosphere to students. Stillwater is the perfect mix of small-town charm and big-city features and is only an hour from Oklahoma City and Tulsa. With daily direct flights from Stillwater to Dallas/Fort Worth, you can easily travel to over 200 destinations, including Europe, Asia, and Latin America.
Type of School: Public land-grant research university, residential four-year college granting bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees
Size of Campus: More than 840 acres of central campus
Number of Students: 26,649 between the Stillwater and Tulsa campuses
Number of Faculty: 1,321 total faculty members, with 77% of instructors employed full-time
Colleges, Programs, and Degrees: Seven academic colleges, plus a veterinary school and an osteopathic medical school
• 300 undergraduate majors and options
• 84 master's programs
• 48 doctoral programs
Geographic Diversity: The OSU student population represents all 50 states and 100+ countries.
International Student Services: Undergraduate admission counselors are available at admissions.okstate.edu/international. International Students and Scholars assists with culture exchange and enrichment at Oklahoma State University and the Stillwater community.
International Student Budget:
International undergraduate cost of attendance: $49,588
Financial Aid: OSU offers merit-based scholarship opportunities for international students. The application for admission also serves as the application for scholarships. Visit okla.st/intlscholarship for more information.
Test Score Requirements: High school GPA: 3.0+ (based on a 4.0 scale) and English-language proficiency test score (iBT TOEFL 61+ or IELTS 5.5+)
Application Deadlines and Fees:
• Fall semester: June 1 for international applications; July 1 for applicants who are currently in the US attending another US institution
• Spring semester: November 1 for international students; and December 1 for students attending another US institution
• Application fee: $90, non-refundable