Oklahoma State University System

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Oklahoma State University System
TypePublic university system
Established1946; 78 years ago (1946)
Endowment$1.71 billion (2023)[1]
Budget$1.69 billion (FY2024)[2]
PresidentKayse Shrum
Students34,455 (Fall 2023)
Location, ,
United States
  • 4 Universities
  • 1 Health Sciences Center
Oklahoma State University System is located in Oklahoma
Oklahoma City
Oklahoma City
Oklahoma State University System Locations

The Oklahoma State University System (OSU System) is a public university system in Oklahoma comprising five educational institutions: four general academic universities and one health sciences center. The system's flagship institution is Oklahoma State University–Stillwater. As of Fall 2023, the OSU System is the largest university system in the state of Oklahoma with a total enrollment of 34,455 students.[3]

Two state agencies, OSU Ag Research and the Oklahoma Cooperative Extension Service, are also operated by the system and administered through Oklahoma State University–Stillwater.[4]


Institution Location Type Founded[5] Enrollment
(Fall 2023)[6]
Oklahoma State University–Stillwater Stillwater Academic 1890 26,008[a]
Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology Okmulgee 1946 2,483
Oklahoma State University–Oklahoma City Oklahoma City 1961 4,140
Oklahoma State University–Tulsa Tulsa 1999 2,648
Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences Tulsa Health 1972 1,824


  1. ^ Enrollment data for OSU–Stillwater also includes the 2,648 students of OSU–Tulsa.[7]


  1. ^ As of June 30, 2023. "U.S. and Canadian 2023 NCSE Participating Institutions Listed by Fiscal Year 2023 Endowment Market Value, Change in Market Value from FY22 to FY23, and FY23 Endowment Market Values Per Full-time Equivalent Student" (XLS). National Association of College and University Business Officers (NACUBO). February 15, 2024. Retrieved May 2, 2024.
  2. ^ "Oklahoma State University System Summary of Revenue & Expenditures Fiscal Year Ending June 30, 2024" (PDF). Oklahoma State University System. June 5, 2023. Retrieved May 2, 2024.
  3. ^ "Oklahoma State University breaks records for enrollment". The Journal Record. Gannett. August 22, 2023. Retrieved May 2, 2024.
  4. ^ "Division of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources". Oklahoma State University. Retrieved May 2, 2024. The Division is comprised of the Ferguson College of Agriculture and two state agencies: the Oklahoma Agricultural Experiment Station and the Oklahoma Cooperative Extension Service.
  5. ^ "OSU History". Oklahoma State University. Retrieved May 2, 2024.
  6. ^ "Fall 2023 Preliminary Headcount Enrollment" (PDF). Oklahoma State System of Higher Education. November 8, 2023. Retrieved May 2, 2024.
  7. ^ "Fall Student Profile – Present Student Body". Office of Institutional Research and Analytics. Oklahoma State University. Fall 2023. Retrieved May 2, 2024.

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