Oakland University Has a Disability Services Site
Individuals with disabilities make up 4.0% of the student population at Oakland University. For more information on policies and accommodations that the university provides to ensure all students get the opportunity to participate, you can visit Oakland University Disability Services.
Oakland University for the Military
While not a "service academy", Oakland University does offer support for veterans and those seeking a career in the armed forces. Undergraduates have access to one or more ROTC programs and there is an active student veterans group on campus. For more information on policies related to veterans, you can visit Oakland University Veteran Services . For more information, check out our Oakland University for Veterans Guide.
Oakland University offers On-Campus Day Care
For students with young families, Oakland University does offer some day care. Programs like this are often in very high demand, so be sure to inquire as soon as you can.
Freshmen Living Arrangements at Oakland University
Oakland University offers on-campus housing, but freshmen are not required to take advantage of it.
* Data compiled from students who received financial aid, including loans.
Full-time vs. Part-time Studies at Oakland University
Oakland University has a comparatively large, student body. There were 16,568 undergraduates in 2017. Full-time attendance was 12,968 (78.3%). Part-time attendance was 3,600 (21.7%).
Oakland University is Ranked #1,343 for Overall Diversity
Compared to other colleges and universities across the nation, Oakland University is about average in terms of overall diversity. We rank Oakland University #1343 out of 2,238.
The chart below shows each element that we looked at to determine this ranking, and how that metric compares to the national average. 100 would indicate excellent diversity in each category, and 1 would mean poor diversity.
You can learn more about the diversity of the student body at Oakland University by looking closer at the ethnic, gender, age, and geographic diversity metrics from the Oakland University Diversity Guide.
Oakland University Competes in the NCAA
Oakland University has a total of 451 student athletes, 212 men and 239 women who compete in inter-collegiate athletics.
|Total Revenue (all teams)||$10,382,659|
|Total Expenses (all teams)||$10,382,659|
For more information about athletics including per-team sizes, coaching and scholarships check out our Guide to Oakland University Athletics