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OU Outreach - Transforming Lives

OU Outreach is committed to the lifelong learner.

Whether you are seeking or wanting to complete a degree, needing professional development training, exploring youth camps for your children or grandchildren, or looking for other enriching learning opportunities, you will discover an array of exciting educational programs.

Young and inquiring minds

OU Outreach’s youth programs offer learning opportunities throughout the year for children and teens in grades 1-12.

Whether it’s flying high in Sooner Flight Academy, prepping for the ACT, learning math and science in summer camp, or tackling world issues in Model UN, youth programs has something for every young, inquiring mind.

Explore Youth Programs

Expand your educational opprotunities

OU Outreach enables working adults and students to earn course credits, degrees and invest in non-credit certifications regardless of their busy lifestyles.

100% Online or one of OU's Worldwide Locations

Named as one of the nation's Best Colleges for Veterans in 2014, OU Outreach offers a variety of independent study, online courses, degree programs and military-site locations to our service members, no matter where they are serving across the world.

Military Programs

Enhance your professional knowledge

Professionals — whether in business, education, or other fields—need skills training that will help them stay current in their positions, advance in their careers, or equip them for new jobs. OU Outreach offers diverse professional development opportunities that will help you succeed.

Professional Development Programs

Grants & Partnership Development

A significant part of OU Outreach are the many grant and contract partnerships held with federal, state, regional, and local entities. These affiliations address broad social, professional, and educational concerns. We work with agencies and organizations of all sizes in the development of exciting new programs, services, and activities.

Grants and Partnerships

OU Outreach Is All About Transformations

In a fast paced, constantly changing world, it’s hard to keep up. Individuals, organizations, businesses, communities, and others have relied on OU Outreach to assist in their transformation. Let OU Outreach help you transform your career, your life, your future.

Event Planning

large conference venue with large screen; No event too big or too small

OU Outreach is home to two comprehensive event planning services. 

Forum and Conference Services provides complete management support in planning and executing successful conferences, meetings, and events for OU and local non-OU events. 

ConferencePros helps clients develop and conduct conferences in local, regional, national, and international settings. 

Event Planning Services

2014 NPN Conference

National Prevention Network - Connecting

September 15-18, 2014 - Hartford, CT

The National Prevention Network (NPN), a group of the National Association of State Alcohol and Drug Abuse Directors (NASADAD), will hold the 27th Annual NPN Prevention Research Conference September 15-18 in Hartford, CT. State prevention directors and representatives in territories, jurisdictions, and tribes will examine “CONNECTing Healthy Communities through Prevention Research and Practice."

2014 NPN Conference


OLLIE class attended by olders adults

Are you curious about unique subjects and love to learn?

Mature learners (ages 50+) are discovering the challenges and fun found in OU Outreach’s Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI). OLLI provides more than 100 noncredit courses each year that enable you to transform yourself with knowledge and show you how “Life is Learning”! 

Explore OLLI Programs


four students standing in a classroom holding their books

Did you know that OU Outreach is home to the National Resource Center for Youth Services?

This organization offers trainer certifications for professionals in the youth services field, hosts the annual National Pathways to Adulthood Conference, and, in conjunction with OKDHS, manages four top-rated programs to enhance the quality of life for Oklahoma’s youth and their families. 

Learn more about NRCYS