Oral Roberts University

7777 S Lewis Ave, Tulsa, United States
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Overview of Oral Roberts University

About this school

Oral Roberts, founded in 1965, is a private, liberal arts university with religious affiliation. Its 500-acre campus is located in Tulsa.
  • Institution Type


    Private

  • Undergraduate Students


    • Undergraduate Students:3,381
    • Men:1,370 (40.5%)
    • Women:2,011 (59.5%)

Location

Admission Information

Freshman Admission Requirements

Difficulty of Admission


Admission to Oral Roberts University is moderately difficult: more than 75% of freshmen were in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT I or over 18 on the ACT; about 85% or fewer of all applicants accepted.

High School Preparation


  • High School Graduation:

    High school diploma required and GED is accepted

  • High School Program:

    College preparatory program is not required

Required Or Recomended High School Units


SubjectRequired UnitsRecommended Units
English
-
4
Mathematics
-
2
Science
-
2
Foreign Language
-
2
Social Studies
-
2
History
-
-
Academic Electives
-
4

Examinations Required


ExamRequiredScores Due Date
SAT or ACT
Required
June 15
SAT Only
-
-
ACT Only
-
-
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT
-
-
SAT Subject Tests Only
-
-
Essay/TestStatusScores Due Date
SAT Essay Component Policy
Not reported
ACT Writing Test Policy
Accepted with or without writing component
Use of SAT/ACT Essay
SAT: Not used ACT: Not used

Admission Details

Admissions Office


Address
7777 South Lewis Avenue
City, State, Zip
Tulsa, OK  74171
Phone
(918) 496-6518
Fax
(918) 495-6222
Email

Application Dates And Fees


Regular Admission Deadline
-
Application Fee
$35
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling, notification begins August 15
Accept Offer Of Admission
By May 1 or within 3 weeks if notified after May 1
Waiting List Used
No
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted

Early Admission


Early Decision Offered
No
Early Decision Deadline
-
Early Decision Notification
-
Early Action Offered
No
Early Action Deadline
-
Early Action Notification
-

Application Form


Common Application
Not accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application
Not reported

Other Application Requirements


Interview
Not Required
Essay Or Personal Statement
Required for all freshmen
Letters Of Recommendation
1 required for all freshmen
Other
Proof of immunization required for freshmen
Financial Need
Financial need is not a consideration in the admissions process

Selection of Students

Factors involed in acceptance process.
4 star = most important, 1 star = least important.

FactorImportance
Rigor of Secondary School Record
Academic GPA
Standardized Tests
Class Rank
Recommendations
Essay
Interview
Level of Applicant's Interest
Extracurricular Activities
Volunteer Work
Particular|Talent/Ability
Character/Personal Qualities
First Generation to Attend College
State Residency
Geographic Residence
Relation with Alumnus
Religious Affiliation/ Commitment
Ethnicity
Work Experience

Profile of Fall Admission

Overall Admission Rate


Overall Admission Rate
93% of 2,433 applicants were admitted
Women
93% of 1,457 applicants were admitted
Men
94% of 976 applicants were admitted

Students Enrolled


Students Enrolled
866 (38%) of 2,271 admitted students enrolled
Women
499 (37%) of 1,352 admitted students enrolled
Men
367 (40%) of 919 admitted students enrolled

Grade Point Average of Enrolled First-Year Students


Average GPA
3.56
375 And Above
34%
3.50 - 3.74
18%
3.25 - 3.49
15%
3.00 - 3.24
11%
2.50 - 2.99
15%
2.00 - 2.49
5%

SAT Score of Enrolled First-Year Students


Sat Math
490-590 range of middle 50%
• Score 700 - 800
6%
• Score 600 - 700
15%
• Score 500 - 600
52%
• Score 400 - 500
23%
• Score 300 - 400
3%
• Score 200 - 300
1%
Sat Critical Reading
500-623 range of middle 50%
• Score 700 - 800
8%
• Score 600 - 700
27%
• Score 500 - 600
45%
• Score 400 - 500
20%
• Score 300 - 400
0%
• Score 200 - 300
0%

ACT Scores of Enrolled First-Year Students


Act Composite
20-26 range of middle 50%
• Score 30 - 36
9%
• Score 24 - 29
30%
• Score 18 - 23
52%
• Score 12 - 17
9%
• Score 6 - 11
0%
• Score 5 Or Below
0%

Tuition & Financial Aid

Tuition & Expenses

Cost of Attendance


  • Books & Supplies: - $27,728 (64.99765588373184%)
  • Room & Board: - $9,450 (22.151898734177216%)
  • Other Expences: - $1,848 (4.331926863572433%)
  • Tuition & Fees: - $3,634 (8.518518518518519%)
Books & Supplies
Room & Board
Other Expences
Tuition & Fees

Payment Plans


Oral Roberts University accepts installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid

Financial Aid Office


Email
-
Website
Net Price Calculator Url

Application Process


Application Deadline
Not reported
Award Notification Date
On a rolling basis beginning December 1
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology

Forms Required


Forms RequiredFiling Cost
FAFSA| Code is 003985
Free

Profile of 2017-18 Financial Aid

First-Year Student


Financial Aid Applicants
646 (87.3%) of freshmen
Found To Have Financial Need
573 (88.7%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
573 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
282 (49.2%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
90%
Average Award
$27,859
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 573 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $19,767
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 539 (94.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $8,683
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 166 (29.0%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
155 (20.9%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $15,409

All Undergraduates


Financial Aid Applicants
2,264 (79.0%) of undergraduates
Found To Have Financial Need
2,057 (90.9%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
2,055 (99.9%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
882 (42.9%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
90%
Average Award
$25,595
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 2,014 (98.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $17,721
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,900 (92.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $9,022
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 751 (36.5%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
667 (23.3%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $13,540

Borrowing


2016 Graduates with Loans
Not reported
Average Indebtedness Of 2016 Graduates
$32,745
Parents Borrowing Plus Loans
-
Parents Of Students Receiving Aid
Not reported
Parents Of Students Not Receiving Aid
Not reported

Financial Aid Programs

Scholarchips And Grants


Need Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non Need Based Available
None

Non-Need Awards


Academic Interest/Achievement
Biological Sciences, Business, Communication, Education, Engineering/Technologies, Health Fields, Religion/Biblical Studies
Creative Arts/Performance
Applied Art and Design, Art/Fine Arts, Cinema/Film/Broadcasting, Journalism/Publications, Music
Special Achievements/Activities
Cheerleading/Drum Major, Community Service, Leadership, Memberships, Religious Involvement
Special Characteristics
Children and Siblings of Alumni, Children of Faculty/Staff, International Students, Relatives of Clergy, Siblings of Current Students

Employment


Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
Not reported

Academics & Instruction

Academics Overview

Academic Calendar System


Semester

Summer Session


Not reported

Graduation Requirements

General Education/Core Cirriculum


Not reported

Computer


Not reported

Foreign Language


Not reported

Math/Science


Not reported

Faculty & Instruction

Full-Time Faculty


156

Part-Time Faculty


140

Full-Time Faculty With Ph.D./Terminal Degree


38%

Regular Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 30% of classes
  • 10-19 students: - 32% of classes
  • 20-29 students: - 19% of classes
  • 30-39 students: - 10% of classes
  • 40-49 students: - 3% of classes
  • 50-99 students: - 5% of classes
  • Over 100 students: - 1% of classes
% of Classes
2-9
10-19
20-29
30-39
40-49
50-99
Over 100 students
# of Students

Discussion Section/Lab Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 13% of discussion sections/labs
  • 10-19 students: - 14% of discussion sections/labs
  • 20-29 students: - 26% of discussion sections/labs
  • 30-39 students: - 47% of discussion sections/labs
% of Sections/Labs
2-9
10-19
20-29
30-39
# of Students

Advanced Placement

International Baccalaureate


Not reported

Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations


Sophomore Standing


Not reported

Academic Resources

Libraries


Library Available On Campus
Yes
Holdings
-

Computing


Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available On Campus
Not Reported
Internet E Mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services

Remedial Instruction


Tutoring


Available

Services for Students Requiring Accommodations


Not reported

Services for Students with Accessibility Needs


Oral Roberts University provides hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Undergraduate Retention & Graduation

Returning First-Year Students


84.0%

Students Graduating Within 4 Years


47.0%

Students Graduating Within 5 Years


55.8%

Students Graduating Within 6 Years


57.0%

Programs & Majors

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors (75)


  • Accounting
  • Acting
  • Art Teacher Education
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Bible/Biblical Studies
  • Biochemistry
  • Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Business Teacher Education
  • Chemistry, General
  • Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
  • Commercial and Advertising Art
  • Computer Engineering, General
  • Computer Science
  • Computer and Information Sciences, General
  • Dance, General
  • Design and Visual Communications, General
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Early Childhood Education and Teaching
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • Engineering Physics/Applied Physics
  • Engineering, General
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • English/Language Arts Teacher Education
  • Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
  • Finance, General
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General
  • Foreign Language Teacher Education
  • French Language and Literature
  • Graphic Design
  • Health Teacher Education
  • Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General
  • History, General
  • International Business/Trade/Commerce
  • International Marketing
  • International Relations and Affairs
  • Keyboard Instruments
  • Kinesiology and Exercise Science
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Management Information Systems, General
  • Management Science
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Mathematics Teacher Education
  • Mathematics, General
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Missions/Missionary Studies and Missiology
  • Music Performance, General
  • Music Teacher Education
  • Music Theory and Composition
  • Music, General
  • Organizational Behavior Studies
  • Organizational Leadership
  • Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General
  • Pastoral Studies/Counseling
  • Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
  • Physics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Pre-Theology/Pre-Ministerial Studies
  • Psychology, General
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Religious Education
  • Religious/Sacred Music
  • Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
  • Social Studies Teacher Education
  • Social Work
  • Spanish Language Teacher Education
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Special Education and Teaching, General
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric
  • Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology
  • Theology/Theological Studies
  • Voice and Opera
  • Writing, General

Most Popular Disciplines


Not reported

Professional Degree Programs


Not reported

Special Programs


None

Study Abroad


Business/marketing, Theology and religious vocations, Health professions and related sciences

Online Degrees


None

Graduate and Professional Education

Master's Degrees Offered


Master of Nonprofit Management, Master of Divinity, Master of Arts in Education, Master of Business Administration, Master of Arts

Master's Programs of Study (17)


  • Accounting
  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Education--General
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance and Banking
  • Higher Education
  • International Business
  • Marketing
  • Marriage and Family Therapy
  • Missions and Missiology
  • Near and Middle Eastern Languages
  • Nonprofit Management
  • Pastoral Ministry and Counseling
  • Religious Education
  • Theology

Campus Life

Location & Geography

Population


398,121

Nearest Metropolitan Area


263 acres

Environment


Urban environment

Campus Size


Weather


Temperature
24.9 average low in January, 87.7 average high in September
Rain
88 rainy days per year

Available Transportation


Nearest Airport
25 mile(s) from campus in Tulsa
Nearest Bus Station
15 mile(s) from campus in Tulsa
Nearest Train Station
-

Housing

College Housing


College offers housing to students

Types of Housing


Men only housing, women only housing, disabled student housing

Students of College Housing


61% of all students

Housing Restrictions


Students required to live on campus through senior year

Freshman Housing Guarantee


Students Living Off Campus/Commuting


39%

Security

24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices


Available

24-Hour Security Patrols


Available

Late-Night Transport/Escort Services


Available

Electronically Operated Housing Entrances


Not available

Personal Support Services

Health Service


Not reported

Personal Counseling


Not offered

Child Care


Not offered

Sports & Recreation

School Athletics


Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
Golden Eagles
School Colors
Blue and gold

Intercollegiate Athletics (Women)


FactorOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Cross-Country Running
Golf
Soccer
Tennis
Track And Field
Volleyball
Wrestling

Intercollegiate Athletics (Men)


SportOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Cross-Country Running
Golf
Soccer
Tennis
Track And Field
Volleyball
Wrestling

Recreational Sports


Intramural Sports
badminton, basketball, bowling, cross-country running, football, golf, racquetball, softball, swimming and diving, table tennis, tennis, volleyball

Student Activities

Activities And Organizations


Oral Roberts University offers not Reported

Sororities


Fraternities


ROTC


Air Force ROTC offered off campus

Student Body

Co-educational


Yes

Number of Full-Time Undergraduates


2,866

Undergraduates


All Undergraduates
3,381
Women
2,011
Men
1,370

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.


  • 3.0% American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 2.6% Asian
  • 14.7% Black/African-American
  • 14.5% Hispanic/Latino
  • 5.7% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
  • 0.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
  • 48.2% White
  • 11.3% Unknown

International Students


8.9%

Average Age


22

Number of Graduate Students


538

Student Resources

Study resources