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July 27-Aug. 1

Reach Higher RECONNECT Week
Welcome to the Oklahoma higher education website!
We hope you find our site easy-to-navigate, helpful and informative.

Chancellor Glen D. JohnsonWelcome From Chancellor Glen D. Johnson

As chancellor of the Oklahoma State System of Higher Education, I welcome you to the official website of the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education. You will find a wealth of information about our 25 public colleges and universities, student financial aid, how to prepare for college, the benefits of higher education and much more. I hope you find your visit to our website enjoyable and informative.

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Higher Education News

July 16, 2019 - Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education Launch New Reach Higher Website

The Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education recently launched the newly designed Reach Higher website, targeting working adults with some college credit who wish to complete an associate or bachelor’s degree.

June 27, 2019 - State Regents Extend Moratorium on Consideration of Campus Function Change and Mission Expansion Requests

At their meeting Thursday, the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education voted to extend the current moratorium on institutional function change and mission expansion, deferring consideration of any institutional requests through June 30, 2020. The revised timeline will coincide with completion of campus fiscal reviews and long-term viability assessments currently underway.

June 27, 2019 - State Regents Continue to Keep Tuition Affordable

The Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education today approved slight increases to tuition and mandatory fees for Oklahoma’s public colleges and universities. Tuition and mandatory fees for in-state undergraduate students will increase an average of 2.5% statewide for the 2019-20 academic year.

June 26, 2019 - Deadline Fast Approaching for State Scholarship Program

The deadline for a popular state scholarship program is quickly approaching for Oklahoma high school students who just completed the 10th grade.


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Administrative Rules (proposed changes)

2019 Chancellor Hans Brisch Scholars Announced

2019 Economic Impact Study (RegionTrack Report) (external PDF)

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Fast Facts

For every dollar of state appropriations invested, the state system of higher education generates $9.40 in economic output.

More than 87 percent of Oklahoma residents who graduate with a bachelor's degree remain in the state and are employed in the state one year after graduation.

The number of STEM degrees and certificates conferred by state system institutions has increased 53 percent over the last eight years.

U.S. News and World Report ranks Oklahoma tuition and fees as seventh lowest in the nation.