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Location & transportation | Stillwater, OK
  • Approximately 70 miles from Oklahoma City and 62 miles from Tulsa
  • Average temperature: 59°F (Average high in August: 93°F; average low in January: 26°F)
  • Stillwater Regional Airport (SWO) provides daily nonstop flights to and from Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport
  • The Atherton Hotel includes a shuttle service from the Stillwater Regional Airport
  • Enterprise Car Rentals are located in the terminal as well
  • For hotel accommodations, please call the Atherton Hotel front desk at 405-744-6835. Reservations can be made under the Big XII Deans & Directors room block. This option will close on April 30, 2019. For more information on booking a room, please visit the Atherton website for further details. 
Visit America's Friendliest College Town!
  • Experience our small town with a big town personality through our historic downtown, vibrant Red Dirt music scene and more by checking out the Visit Stillwater website.
What we're known for:
  • America's Brightest Orange
  • America's Greatest Homecoming with over 80,000 Cowboys and visitors
  • Famous alumni: Garth Brooks (country music singer), T. Boone Pickens (business magnate and financier), Barry Sanders (NFL running back), Anita Hill (attorney, professor)
  • Cowboy Family
  • Leader in research impacting health, engineering and the world around us
  • Oklahoma's first Truman Honor Institution
  • Largest comprehensive university student union
  • Edmon Low Library is one of the top 100 academic research libraries