Application Process

We're so glad you're considering Oral Roberts University! We are now accepting applications for the Fall 2018 semester. If you have any questions along the way, please connect with an ORU Enrollment Counselor by emailing admissions@oru.edu or calling 918.495.6518. Also, if you're already admitted, check-out go.oru.edu/MyNextSteps for your next steps.

Follow these three easy steps to complete the application process and receive your 3-day admissions decision!

1. Apply Online

> Start a New Application (no fee if completed online)
> Log in to an Existing Application

2. Send Transcripts

Request your transcript(s) or GED score be sent directly to ORU Admissions from each school you have attended during high school. Please submit all dual enrollment transcripts, college transcripts, AP test scores and CLEP examination scores as well.

1.) Click here to complete ORU's Transcript Request Form which will prompt your school counselor to send documents electronically and securely.
2.) Request that documents be emailed to admissions@oru.edu.
3.) Request that documents be faxed to 918.495.6222.
4.) Let your school counselor know that they can send documents electronically through one of these platforms: SendEDU, Parchment, eScrip-Safe, National Student Clearinghouse, and Naviance.
5.) Request that documents be mailed to ORU Admissions, 7777 S. Lewis Ave., Tulsa, OK 74171, United States.

3.) Send Test Scores to ORU

Have your standardized test scores sent to ORU.

1.) Visit act.org to submit your ACT scores to ORU with our school code, 3427.
2.) Visit collegeboard.org to submit your SAT scores to ORU with our school code, 6552.

International Student Only: Provide proof of English language proficiency with any of the following:

1.) ACT score of 20 or higher. Have your standardized test scores sent to ORU. Visit act.org to submit your ACT scores to ORU with our school code, 3427.
2.) SAT score of 1020. Visit collegeboard.org to submit your SAT scores to ORU with our school code, 6552.
3.) TOEFL score of at least 61 (internet-based), 173 (computer-based) or 500 (paper-based). Click here to have the official test scores sent directly from English Testing Services to ORU with our school code 6552.
4.) IELTS score of 6.5 or higher.

ENGINEERING and Nursing Majors

Thinking about studying Engineering or Nursing at ORU? They are two of our TOP majors! Once admitted to ORU, these programs have additional requirements.

  • To be considered for ORU's Engineering program, applicants must be admitted to ORU and have a minimum ACT score of 22 or a minimum SAT score of 1130. Applicants must also have a minimum High School GPA of 2.8 or Transfer GPA of 2.25. Applications that are complete with test scores and transcripts on file will be sent to the ORU's College of Science and Engineering for review. 
  • To be considered for ORU's Anna Vaughn College of Nursing, applicants must be admitted to ORU and have a minimum ACT score of 21 with a math score of at least 18 or a minimum SAT score of 1080. Applications that are complete with test scores and transcripts on file will be sent to the Anna Vaughan College of Nursing for review.
MUSIC, DANCE AND THEATRE MAJORS

Interested in studying music, dance or theatre? Check out these extra requirements for admission into these programs.

  • Once admitted to ORU, a separate application and audition are required for students interested in studying dance. For more information on how to audition and apply, visit dance.oru.edu.
  • Once admitted to ORU, a separate application and audition are required for students interested in studying Music, Musical Theatre, Music Therapy and Worship Arts. For more information on how to audition and apply, visit music.oru.edu or contact the Music Department at music@oru.edu or 918.495.7500.