Every semester, hundreds of high school students and transfer students travel from across the world to test drive college classes, experience dorm life, explore scholarship opportunities, create new friendships and have a life-changing encounter with God! Experience college life at ORU for an entire weekend!
Check out the video below to get a feel for what to expect!
All high school sophomores, juniors, seniors and any college student interested in transferring to ORU are invited to experience College Weekend! Parents and sponsors are also invited to attend and special discounts are available for hotel rooms and those traveling in groups of 10 or more.
WHAT CAN I EXPECT?
Below is a schedule of what you can expect this year at College Weekend!
WHERE’S COLLEGE WEEKEND?
College Weekend takes place on the beautiful campus of Oral Roberts University located in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Every College Weekend, we have students travel from all over the U.S. and across the world, and they absolutely fall in love with ORU’s campus and the city of Tulsa.
WHAT DOES IT COST?
- The registration fee is $60 per student. This includes the student's stay in the residence halls, all meals during College Weekend and a sweet ORU t-shirt.
- All parents/sponsors in attendance are required to purchase a $25 Parent/Sponsor Pass, which covers all meals throughout the weekend.
- Specialized pricing is available for registered groups. To schedule a group, coordinate with our College Weekend Manager directly at 918.495.6165
- If you need to complete your payment, visit: go.oru.edu/cwpay
CAN I STAY IN THE RESIDENCE HALLS?
All registered guests between the ages of 15 and 23 can stay on campus during College Weekend. In fact, this is one of the best parts of the weekend. Not only will you get to test-drive dorm life, but you'll get to make friends with current ORU students.
IF I AM TRAVELING FROM OUT OF TOWN, IS THERE TRANSPORTATION TO AND FROM CAMPUS?
You bet! If you arrive by plane, airport shuttles to and from campus will be provided from Tulsa International Airport (TUL) Wednesday morning through Saturday evening. If you come by bus, we will pick you up at the Tulsa Greyhound bus terminal. We must receive your arrival and departure information one week prior to your arrival. Please note: we cannot accommodate Monday departures.
Click here to submit a transportation request.
CAN I AUDITION FOR SCHOLARSHIPS WHILE I AM THERE?
Yes! There is a Quest Whole Person Scholarship event happening on campus Thursday morning March 1, 2018 for Seniors and Transfer students. This scholarship opportunity ranges in award amounts up to full-tuition coverage! If you are interested in participating call 918.495.6518.
In addition, during College Weekend you can audition for Talent Scholarships if you’re interested in majoring in Art, Dance, Drama, Broadcasting and Music.
Click Here to Request an Audition Time
WHAT SHOULD I BRING?
If you’re planning to stay on campus, you’ll want to bring the following:
- Sleeping bag and pillow (you'll be camping out on the floor)
- Personal items
- Casual clothes
Connect with our Campus Visits Office at 918.495.6165 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Already Registered? CLICK HERE TO COMPLETE YOUR REGISTRATION PAYMENT