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OU Staff Week

The University of Oklahoma Staff Week is an annual week-long celebration honoring University staff for their many contributions on and off campus. This year, Staff Week will be held April 25-29 and it kicks off with our first ever Staff Spirit Week!

The Staff Week Committee, with support from the Staff Senate, prepares months in advance to make the week’s events a great time. Staff Week has the support of the Board of Regents, President Harroz, and the City of Norman. While some things have changed the committee has worked hard to keep some of your favorite events!

And all week, we’ll be asking YOU to help the OU Food Pantry by donating to them or using the QR Code that will link you to more information, and their!  Did you know, the OU Food Pantry helps hundreds of students, staff, faculty EVERY Week?

Monday, April 25th


Staff spirit Week begins today! Dress up in your fanciest, most magnificent outfit and SHINE like the stars you all are! 

Wednesday, April 27th


Dress up in your crazy, wacky, attire and get ready to laugh with your co-workers.

Family Fun Night at Murray Case Sells Swim Complex 6pm to 8pm!  Sign up to swim here

Free hot dogs, chips, water, and KONA ICE!

Friday, April 29th


Staff Week wraps up with FANatic Friday.  Dress up in your favorite fan gear and join us for $3 barbeque sandwiches, chips, and a drink and FREE ice cream/cookies at the annual Ice Cream Social located both IN and OUTSIDE of the newly renovated OU Armory between 11am and 1pm.

Get your picture taken in the OU Staff Week photo booth!  Score wellness points participating in the OU Fitness & Rec obstacle course.  Play outdoor games and show us what kind of arm you’ve got at the FIRST ever OU Staff Week DUNK TANK!

$2 one ball or $5 for 3

All proceeds go directly to the OU Staff Senate Community Outreach, benefiting staff!

Tuesday, April 26th


Deans, Directors, Chairs, and Supervisors are encouraged to find unique, fun, ways to show their staff how valued and appreciated they are!

Staff Awards Ceremony in the Union Ballroom at 11:00am

Thursday, April 28th


Come dressed in your favorite decade!  Solo, or as a group.  Think you’ve got the best THROWBACK THURSDAY outfit?  Show up to SHOW OFF at the Ellison Hall Plaza Patio 9am.  Prize for the winner!


Morning session-Meacham Auditorium 11am to 12:30pm

Popcorn and water

Afternoon session-Couch Cafeteria 2pm to 3:30pm

Snacks and water

OU Outreach Sponsored Mobile Blood Drive –  Oklahoma Memorial Union Beaird Lounge 8am to 12:00pm

          Sign up here