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Oklahoma State University
Camp cowboy


Mission Statement

The tradition of Camp Cowboy is to introduce and engage first-year students with their peers, upperclassmen, staff and faculty to provide an experience that will in-turn create a more meaningful and impactful collegiate experience.

By attending Camp Cowboy, participants will:

  • Learn elements of University resources, history, traditions, and ethics that is the core of the Cowboy family.

  • Foster relationships with peers in hopes of building a sense of belonging.

  • Understand who they are, and the role they play in our campus community. (Consciousness of Self)

  • Invest in their community and serve something bigger than themselves. (Commitment)

  • Gain cultural competence by embracing personal experiences through fellowship and mentorship of current OSU students. (Collaboration)