Due to severe storms predicted in our areas, Oklahoma State University's Stillwater and Tulsa campuses will be closed Monday, May 20. OSU Center for Health Sciences will close at noon on Monday, May 20.

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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