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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% 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 54% over the last nine years.

U.S. News and World Report ranks Oklahoma tuition and fees as 12th lowest in the nation.

As directed by Governor Stitt’s Executive Order 2020-07 for state agencies,
the majority of staff from the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education (OSRHE),
Oklahoma College Assistance Program (OCAP) and OneNet are moving
to telework status until further notice, effective Wednesday, March 18, 2020


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

April 7, 2021 - Sen. Dave Rader Receives Higher Education Distinguished Service Award

Oklahoma Sen. Dave Rader was recognized today with the Distinguished Service Award for Higher Education.

March 10, 2021 - Students, Higher Education Representatives Connect With Legislators During Virtual Higher Education Day at the State Capitol

Students from Oklahoma’s state system institutions and members of the public higher education community across the state connected with area legislators Tuesday, March 9, during a virtual advocacy day to promote the value and importance of higher education in Oklahoma.

March 5, 2021 - Seven Oklahoma High Schools Named Scholarship Champs

Seven Oklahoma high schools have been named “Oklahoma’s Promise 2020 State Champions,” leading the state in the number of graduates who met the requirements to receive an Oklahoma’s Promise scholarship.

March 4, 2021 - Oklahoma State Regents For Higher Education Resume Chancellor Search Process

The Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education announced plans today to resume the Chancellor search process paused last spring because of the COVID-19 pandemic.

March 4, 2021 - Sen. Roger Thompson Receives Higher Education Distinguished Service Award

Oklahoma Sen. Roger Thompson was recognized with a 2019 Distinguished Service Award for Higher Education during today’s meeting of the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education.

March 4, 2021 - Dennis Casey and Jack Sherry Sworn in as State Regents

Morrison resident Dennis Casey and Holdenville resident Jack Sherry were sworn in as members of the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education on March 4 by Oklahoma Supreme Court Justice Noma Gurich.



COVID-19 Campus Resources

State System COVID-19 FAQs (PDF, 169k)

Campus Response to COVID-19 (last updated 4/5/21) (PDF, 407k)

Job Opportunities

Administrative Rules (proposed changes)

2020 Chancellor Hans Brisch Scholars Announced

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

Oklahoma Study Abroad (opens in new window)

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