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Your Future Awaits

Pursue your passion in one of the University of Oklahoma’s more than 260 master’s and doctoral-level majors. Build your reputation and expand your boundaries at a university focused on holistic education. Our positive and engaged community prepares students to succeed. We advocate for you and your future, celebrate your innovations, and provide the one-on-one attention you deserve.


The OU Graduate College ensures academic quality and consistency, ensuring you receive the support you deserve to pursue your passion. From coaching and mentoring to policy and academic practices, the Graduate College supports and celebrates you. Are you ready to enhance your future opportunities?



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Graduate Student Spotlight

Joseph Trujillo Falcón

Meet Joseph, a remarkable first-generation Ph.D. student from Lima, Peru. With an unwavering passion and a strong commitment to improving communication between weather professionals and the public, Joseph has embarked on a collaborative journey through CIWRO, NOAA weather partners like the NOAA National Weather Service, and the NOAA Storm Prediction Center. Joseph's research and expertise are driving advancements in how weather information is effectively conveyed to the public.

To delve deeper into Joseph's inspiring journey, we invite you to watch our Graduate Student Spotlight video. 





"The goal of the OU Graduate College is to guide, support, and enhance the educational experience of every graduate student at the university. We value all scholars within the university and want your experience to affect you and your community in the best possible way."


-Randy Hewes

Dean of the OU Graduate College



Virtual Tours

Experience the University of Oklahoma from anywhere in the world via our virtual college tours. Step into the Sam Noble Museum and Biomedical labs, study for finals in the Zarrow Family Faculty and Graduate Student Center, or take a stroll down the South Oval.

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Browse all graduate majors and disciplines available at the University of Oklahoma.



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Look up deadlines, degree requirements, and other resources available to all graduate students.


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In The News

Sogol Salary and Her Graduate Student Experience at OU

Born and raised in Iran, Salary studied in her home country, where she earned her license to practice architecture. At age 28, however, everything changed. Sogol began to feel a fervent desire to improve her life, study English, and relocate to the United States for a doctoral program.

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OU Announces Investment in Graduate Education at OU Norman

October 18, 2023

OU has announced an unprecedented $6.2 million investment to increase base stipends for graduate assistants in Norman-based academic programs.

More News

2023 Design a Shelf winners announced
June 23, 2023

Winners of the 2023 Design a Shelf competition showcased their research creatively and in a visually engaging fashion. The winners are Norma Lilia Ruiz Cruz, Debra Worley, Tiffany Legg, and Alene Basmadjian. The Design a Shelf competition allows University of Oklahoma graduate students to showcase their research and/or creative activity in a visual and written form.

Read more2023 Design a Shelf winners announced

Students awarded Doctoral Dissertation Prize
June 01, 2023

The Office of the Provost has awarded three graduate students for outstanding performance in their respective programs. This year’s recipients of the Doctoral Dissertation Prize are Reza Alizadeh, Aparna Bamzai-Dodson, and Sara Wilson Laws.

Read moreStudents awarded Doctoral Dissertation Prize

Student Awarded Department of Defense Fellowship
May 18, 2023

Jonathan Knowles, a doctoral student in the Gallogly College of Engineering and Advanced Radar Research Center (ARRC), has been awarded a prestigious National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellowship from the U.S. Department of Defense.

Read moreStudent Awarded Department of Defense Fellowship

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Phone: (405) 325-3811