Oral Roberts University is Affiliated With the Other Protestant Faith.
Some, but not all, schools with a religious affiliation may require a statement of faith or religious studies component. Contact the school to see what their requirements are. If an affinity with the Other Protestant faith interests you, check out our ranking of The Best Other Protestant Colleges and Universities.
ORU Has a Disability Services Site
For more information on policies and accommodations that the university provides to ensure all students get the opportunity to participate, you can visit ORU Disability Services.
ORU for the Military
While not a "service academy", ORU 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 ORU Veteran Services . For more information, check out our ORU for Veterans Guide.
Freshmen Living Arrangements at Oral Roberts University
ORU offers on-campus housing, but freshmen are not required to take advantage of it. In the end though, most do choose to live in the dorms.
* Data compiled from students who received financial aid, including loans.
Full-time vs. Part-time Studies at Oral Roberts University
ORU has a comparatively small, student body. There were 3,529 undergraduates in 2019. Full-time attendance was 2,851 (80.8%). Part-time attendance was 678 (19.2%).
Oral Roberts University is Ranked #153 for Overall Diversity
Compared to other colleges and universities across the nation, ORU receives top marks for overall diversity. We rank ORU #153 out of 3,514.
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.
Oral Roberts University Competes in the NCAA
ORU has a total of 283 student athletes, 169 men and 114 women who compete in inter-collegiate athletics.
For more information about athletics including per-team sizes, coaching and scholarships check out our Guide to Oral Roberts University Athletics