University of Tulsa

Also known as Tulsa University

800 South Tucker Drive, Tulsa, OK

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Tulsa University is a nonprofit private institution located in Tulsa, Oklahoma and provides a large number of degree programs for students. The school's Presbyterian Church affiliation is one of its defining characteristics and plays an important role within the school's mission. University of Tulsa has an annual student enrollment of over 4,200.

Here is a list of some of the popular programs University of Tulsa offers:

  • Legal Professions And Studies
  • Engineering
  • Business And Marketing Studies
  • Recreation And Fitness Studies
  • Psychology

The admissions process begins with the submission of an application, transcripts, records, and test scores, which are then reviewed by the admissions office. Students may submit either the ACT or SAT scores to be considered for admissions to this school. A score between 1120 to 1380 on the SAT, or 24 to 31 for the ACT is usually submitted among accepted students. This school has an acceptance rate of around 41 percent of which only 24 percent decided to attend. More information on admissions can be found here.

The cost of tuition is close to $32,000, but may change each year. Students are encouraged to visit the school's net price calculator to better estimate their cost of attending this school. Student housing is available on-campus for students. The annual cost of housing is estimated to be $5,800. Some students at University of Tulsa may qualify for financial aid, which is generally offered in the form of loans, grants, scholarships and work study programs.

The Tulsa University "Golden Hurricane" compete in a number of intercollegiate sports through participation in the NCAA. Athletic programs available may include:

  • Basketball (NCAA Division I-A)
  • Track & Field (NCAA Division I-A)
  • Football (NCAA Division I-A)

Contact information, admission forms, areas of study offered, and more may be accessed on school's website at

Admission Requirements & Details

The admissions information below may give you an idea of the students University of Tulsa accepts. The details may include application requirements and recommendations, as well as any AP college credits that may be transferred.

College Credits Accepted

  • Dual Credits
  • AP Course Credits

Student Enrollment

The total student enrollment at University of Tulsa is about 4,700, with undergraduate students making up about 74% of the total student population and graduate students making up the rest.

Estimated Costs & Financial Aid

The items listed below are for informational purposes only and may not represent current tuition, fees, and expenses.

Tuition & Fees Information

  • Annual tuition is estimated to range between $36,000-$44,000 for both in-state and out-of-state students
  • Per unit charges are around $1,400 for part time students

Financial Aid Details

The information below lists the financial aid types students are receiving. Also shown are the percent of students receiving aid and the average amount of aid per student per year.

 Percent of StudentsAverage Amount
Any Financial Aid91%-
Receiving Grants & Scholarships91%$25,377
Receiving Student Loans31%$9,281

Academics & Student Services

Student Services

To support students and graduates, University of Tulsa may offer services like:

  • Counseling assistance
  • Work study style employment
  • Assistance to find work

Graduation Rates

The overall graduation rate of University of Tulsa is approximately 69%.

Number of Year to GraduatePercent of Entering Class
Students Graduating in 4 Years51%
Graduating in 5 Years15%
Graduating in 6 Years2%

Specialized Programs & Accreditations

  • Teacher Education (Bachelor's) Program (more info)
  • Clinical Psychology (Ph.D.) Program
  • Graduate Teacher Education Program
  • Law Program (more info)
  • Music Program (more info)
  • Bachelor's Degree in Nursing (BSN) Program (more info)
  • Speech-Language Pathology Program (more info)

Intercollegiate Athletics

University of Tulsa is a Member of National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), with many of the sports being in the NCAA Division I-A classification. The most popular sports played are listed below:

  • Basketball (372)
  • Track and Field (372)
  • Football (372)
  • Golf
  • Rowing
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball

Programs Offered

The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.

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(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)

Biological and Biomedical Sciences

Business and Marketing Studies

Communications and Journalism

Computer and Information Sciences



Engineering Technology

English Language and Literature

Ethnic Cultural and Gender Studies

Foreign Languages and Literature

Health and Clinical Professions


Interdisciplinary Studies

Legal Professions and Studies

Liberal Arts and Sciences

Mathematics and Statistics

Natural Resources and Conservation

Philosophy and Religious Studies

Physical Sciences


Recreation and Fitness Studies

Security and Protective Services

Social Sciences

Visual and Performing Arts

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Information displayed on this page has been obtained from Institution, State, and Federal data sources, including the US Dept. of Education's Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) Survey 2010-2016. Information should be solely used for informational purposes only and may not be accurate for the current year. Contact University of Tulsa for official up-to-date information.

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