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OU Police Officers are armed, CLEET certified peace officers. They may be assigned as patrol officers, detectives, or Crime Prevention Officers. Some are assigned to the multi-jurisdiction SWAT team and to the joint Hazardous Devices Unit.


  • Starting pay: $20.80/hour;  $43,264 per year.
  • Job Title: Police Officer.   OU Job requisition number*:220815

Benefits include:

  • 11 paid holidays per year;
  • 18 hours of paid time off per month;
  • Medical, Dental, Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insuarance (AD&D);
  • Life Insurance;
  • Uniforms and equipment provided;
  • Tuition assistance;
  • Oklahoma Law Enforcement Retirement System.

Minimum requirements:

  • 21 years of age;
  • Pass background investigation;
  • Pass medical physical exam.

For more information, contact:

Clicke HERE for a printable (PDF flie) OUPD Police Officer hiring information sheet (

* - To apply for the current listing, go to and using the "Search Listings" tab use the job Requisition # listed next to the salary, above. Or you can simply select Norman campus, Department of Public Safety, job title Police Officer.