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Academic Tours

On-Campus & Virtual Information Sessions

Explore OU's academic programs

Many of our academic colleges offer additional information sessions, which provide a more in-depth look at specific programs of interest. These are a great opportunity to tour major-specific facilities and meet staff and faculty members from your intended academic college. Academic programs are offering many virtual and on-campus options — explore availabe sessions below and schedule your session today! 

Architecture
Architecture

Located in Gould Hall, OU’s Christopher C. Gibbs College of Architecture maintains an international reputation by offering students access to the latest digital technology. Tours will learn about the college’s library, the computer and BIM-VIZ labs, and the model shop where students transform their ideas into tangible designs with the 3D and modeling capabilities available to them.

On Campus: Fridays at 1 p.m. CT

American flags on campus
Army ROTC

Interested in becoming a future cadet in OU's Army ROTC program? Join us for an information session throughout the fall semester to learn about our program's history, ROTC requirements and curriculum, and meet our leadership. 

On Campus: Mondays & Fridays at 11:30 a.m. CT

Arts & Sciences
Arts & Sciences

Explore the broad range of majors offered by the Dodge Family College of Arts and Sciences. Whether you are interested in a liberal arts degree or hope to pursue a degree in the sciences, the College of Arts and Sciences has something for everyone and prepares students for lives of professional accomplishment, civic engagement, personal fulfillment, and lifelong learning. 

On Campus: Biweekly Fridays at 1 p.m. CT

Aviation
Aviation

Take off on an exciting tour of the Department of Aviation. Tours will be able to check out our fleet of single- and multi-engine aircraft, our advanced aircraft simulators, and our air traffic control tower.

Please note: At this time, the School of Aviation is not accepting transfer applicants for the Professional Pilot or Aviation Management - Flying majors for 2022. Transfer students looking to enter in 2022 are still welcome to apply for the Aviation Management - Non-Flying and Air Traffic Management programs.

On Campus: Biweekly Fridays at 11:00 a.m. CT

Business
Business

OU’s Price College of Business is ranked among the top 50 business schools in the nation by U.S. News & World Report. While touring, visitors will learn about Price’s highly ranked undergraduate and graduate programs in addition to the college’s various economic development programs that engage faculty, students, and alumni to grow and diversify Oklahoma’s economy. 

On Campus: Fridays at 1 p.m. CT
Virtual: Every other Thursday at 4 p.m. CT

Education
Education

The Jeannine Rainbolt College of Education trains some of the finest teachers in Oklahoma. The college has been given the accolade of being an Apple Distinguished Program, and tours will learn about the college’s resources for future educators.

On Campus: Mondays at 11:30 a.m. & Fridays at 1 p.m. CT
Virtual: 2nd Friday at 3 p.m. CT

Engineering
Engineering

The Gallogly College of Engineering produces leaders who work to solve complex challenges around the globe through creative innovation to create better lives for current and future generations. Tours will experience the collaborative learning environment of Devon Energy Hall and observe spaces and labs where students learn and conduct research.

On Campus: Mondays & Fridays at 12:30 p.m. CT (info session + tour)
Select Saturdays: 1 p.m. CT (info session + tour)
Tuesdays & Thursdays: 12:00 p.m. CT & 1:00 p.m. CT (tour only)
Virtual: 2nd Wednesday at 4:30 p.m. CT

Petroleum Engineering
Petroleum Engineering

The Mewbourne School of Petroleum and Geological Engineering has a rich tradition of excellence in delivering students a petroleum engineering education that is among the best in the nation. Tours will explore Sarkeys Energy Center, which is home to two levels of laboratories and the Laurence S. Youngblood Energy Library.

On Campus: Mondays at 11:30 a.m. CT

Financial Aid & Scholarships
Financial Aid & Scholarships

Hosted by OU's MoneyCoach Program, join us to learn about OU and external scholarships, financial aid, and effective financial strategies to help you pay for college. 

On Campus: 1st Monday and 3rd Friday of the month at 11:30 a.m. CT

Geosciences
Geosciences

The School of Geosciences delivers the highest quality education and prepares its graduates for successful and rewarding careers in industry, education, and government service. Tours will explore Sarkeys Energy Center, which is home to two levels of laboratories and the Laurence S. Youngblood Energy Library.

On Campus: Call (405) 325-9021 to schedule

Honors College
Honors College

The Honors College at the University of Oklahoma offers a supportive community and an academically rigorous challenge for intellectually motivated undergraduate students. Tours will visit David L. Boren Hall and learn about the requirements for graduating with honors from OU. On campus appointments may be available by request by emailing your admissions counselor

On Campus: Mondays & Fridays at 11:30 a.m. CT
Virtual: Thursdays at 3:30 p.m. CT

International Studies & Education Abroad
International Studies & Education Abroad

The mission of the College of International Studies is “to expand the OU international experience and develop compassionate, open minded citizens and leaders by enhancing global engagement and educational opportunities.” If you aspire to be a global citizen and have a deep curiosity to explore other cultures through Education Abroad, take a tour! On campus appointments may be available by request by emailing your admissions counselor

On Campus: Fridays at 1:00 p.m. CT

Journalism & Mass Communication
Journalism & Mass Communication

The Gallogly College of Engineering produces leaders who work to solve complex challenges around the globe through creative and ethical innovation to enrich the lives of current and future generations. Tours will experience the collaborative learning environment throughout the College of Engineering and observe select labs where students learn and conduct research.

On Campus: Mondays & Fridays at 12:30 p.m. CT

Major Exploration
Major Exploration

Finding and declaring a major should be a thoughtful process, and the Center for Major Exploration offers a variety of free resources to help determine which of OU's 170+ degree options is the best fit. Using our interest assessment tests and expert knowledge of OU majors and careers, Major Exploration Coaches will help you discover your options and decide on an academic major. 

On Campus: 1st Fridays at 12:00 p.m. CT

National Weather Center
Meteorology

The School of Meteorology is located in the National Weather Center, a one-of-a-kind research facility that hosts a blend of federal, state, and university partners working on research and education. Due to this unique relationship with the federal government, our building has special security measures. Due to the pandemic, tours are not being given, but the school can host in-person, masked visits in our classrooms. During your visit, you will learn about the incredible programs and opportunities that exist for you within OU's School of Meteorology. Space is very limited for the on-campus appointments.

On Campus: Mondays and Fridays at 1:00 p.m. CT
Virtual: Wednesdays at 11:30 a.m. CT

Pre-Health
Pre-Health

OU pre-health students have access to an internationally prominent faculty and state-of-the-art facilities and technology. Representatives from the OU Health Sciences Center host virtual info sessions twice a month to connect with students and answer questions about their degrees. You can also visit the HSC campus in Oklahoma City. 

On Campus: 1st & 3rd Fridays at 12:30 p.m. CT

Visual Arts
Weitzenhoffer College of Fine Arts

The Weitzenhoffer College of Fine Arts consists of the performing arts and visual arts programs. OU performing arts students study in a program consistently ranked among the best in the nation, and the OU School of Visual Arts cultivates excellence in the study of the visual arts, design, and art history to promote the growth of culture and meet the artistic needs of the community. 

On Campus Information Session: Select Fridays at 1:00 p.m. CT