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Oklahoma State University, Stillwater

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Oklahoma State University, is a land-grant, sun-grant, coeducational public research university located in Stillwater, Oklahoma, United States. OSU was founded in 1890 under the Morrill Act. Originally known as Oklahoma Agricultural and Mechanical College, it is the flagship institution of the Oklahoma State University System. Official enrollment for the fall 2010 semester system-wide was 35,073, with 23,459 students enrolled at OSU-Stillwater. Enrollment shows the Freshman class of 2012 was the largest on record with 4,298 students. OSU is classified by the Carnegie Foundation as a research university with high research activity.
Oklahoma State University is listed by the Princeton Review as one of 120 “Best Western Colleges” for 2011, and as one of 50 "Best Value Colleges – Public" for 2010. Oklahoma State University is one of the highest rated veterinarian colleges in the US. It is ranked by U.S. News & World Report No. 66 among "Top Public Schools: National Universities" and No. 132 among all National Universities for 2011. For 2009–10, Kiplinger listed OSU among its "100 Best Values in Public Education," with an in-state ranking of No. 91 and an out-of-state ranking of No. 93. In 2013, Oklahoma State was ranked number 23 on the Forbes list of "Best Value Colleges."
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  • I absolutely LOVE showing people around our BEAUTIFUL campus. I feel that OSU projects a warm and friendly environment and the classes I attended at OSU have helped make me the person I am and I...  more »
  • We decided to get off the interstate and drive by the OSU campus. The Boone Pickens stadium was massive and the location was "just right" for a "kodak" moment. The flowers were in bloom and just...  more »
  • I love this beautiful campus. There is a lot of walking, but there is more to take in visually.
  • I was forced to take a summer class here a while back and everything about it was light years ahead of my home University. In fact recently I had to contact both universities. Within about an hour I had all the info I needed from OSU. My home University took 4 days, several phone calls, and emails. It's clear who cares about their students and who's coasting off the fame of their football team.

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