100 N. University Drive Edmond, OK 73034 405-974-2338
http://www.uco.edu admituco@ucok.edu
About University of Central Oklahoma
  • Year of Foundation 1890
  • Size of Campus 200 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 14,629
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 58% 42% 3%OUS
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $3,681 in-state, $10,110 out-of-state
  • Room and Board $7,468
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee $25
  • Enrollment No. 14,019
The University of Central Oklahoma prepares future leaders in an opportunity-rich environment, ideally located in Edmond, a part of the thriving Oklahoma City metropolitan area. Under the leadership of President Don Betz, Central offers an innovative learning community to its more than 17,000 students, where teaching comes first, a commitment seeded in the university's roots as a teaching college. Students at Central develop personal relationships with more than 450 full time and 400 adjunct faculty and staff, like 2008 U.S. Professor of the Year, Dr. Wei Chen, who are committed to transforming lives.
Social Life And Activities
  • Percent students who are frat members 2%
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Chi, Alpha Kappa Delta, Alpha Lambda Delta, Alhpa Psi Omega, Chi Sigma Iota, Delta Mu Delta, Gamma Betta Pi, Kappa Delta Pi, Mortar Board, Omicron Delta Epsilon, Phi Alpha Theta, Phi Eta Sigma, Phi Theta Kappa, Phi Upsilon Omicron, Pi Sigma Alpha, Pr
  • Number of sororities 9
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Bahai Association, Baptist Collegiate Ministry, Catholic Student Center, Chi Alpha, Christian Outreach Center, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Kappa Phi, Latter-Day Saints Student Association, Muslim Student Association,
  • Other on-campus organizations 0%
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 3%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) African Student Association, Bangladesh Student Association, Black Student Association, Buddhist Learning International Student Society, Chinese Student Association, Eastern European Society, European Student Association, F
  • Setting Urban
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Number of frats 10
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 7
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Stampede Week, Homecoming, Earth Day, May Day, Presidents' Club Children's Christmas Party, International Festival, The Big Event, WinterGlow, Disability Awareness Week, Fall/Spring Pow Wows, Poverty Awareness Week.
  • Number of students in fraternities 10
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Oklahoma City, OK (25), Dallas, TX (220)
  • Distance to nearest train Oklahoma City, OK (15)
  • Distance to nearest bus Oklahoma City, OK (15)
Student Housing
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 33%
  • Number of students using college housing 12%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 0%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 45%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined 0%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 11
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (12%), women's dorms (15%), men's dorms (11%), sorority housing (19%), fraternity housing (12%), apartments for married students (4%), apartment for single students (27%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 43%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 24%
Campus Services
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service, health insurance
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms N/A
  • Library Facilities 100%
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 53,981
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) N/A
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, academic, older student, psychological, birth control, other
  • Museums Donna Nigh Gallery - art gallery; KCSC Radio - radio station; KCSU-TV - television studio; Museum of Art - museum; Museum of History - museum; Oklahoma Women's Hall of Fame - museum, Y-Chapel.
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page No
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library N/A
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries
  • Number of e-books 22,817
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 350
  • Number Of Microforms 563,559
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Computer Courses No
  • Number Of Subscriptions 3,130
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 470,409
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
Student Employment and Career
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 7,083
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training, other
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 5%
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Student Employment Federal
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Metropolis