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About TU

The University of Tulsa fosters a diverse campus life that gives students close connections with faculty who are leaders in their fields. We're proud to be a Top 100 private research university and No. 79 among all best value universities in the United States.

University Leadership

  • President
  • Provost
  • Board of Trustees
  • Executive staff
    • Brad Carson is The University of Tulsa’s 21st president.

      The president works closely with the executive team and Board of Trustees to shape the strategic direction and policies of the university, ensuring they align with its mission.

      President Strategic Plan

    • George Justice joined The University of Tulsa on July 1, 2022.

      The provost ensures that the academic mission of the university is accomplished, working closely with the academic deans, vice presidents, department heads, faculty and staff to provide the highest quality educational programs.

      Provost Academics at TU

    • Passionate proponents

      The University of Tulsa Board of Trustees serves a vital role by outlining TU’s long-term plans and providing leadership for one of the country’s top institutions of learning.

      Board of Trustees

    • Vision and execution

      The executive staff comprises women and men who oversee TU's smooth, forward-looking services and direction.

      Executive staff

    Excellence unlimited

    Research, creative production, teaching, community engagement: The University of Tulsa is a beacon for students, faculty, and staff who possess vision and drive.

    TU fast facts Points of pride

    A storied history

    With roots that trace back to 1894, TU has grown into the region's most prestigious university, welcoming students from around the world.

    History & traditions

    Our Mission

    We are a student-centered research university that cultivates interconnected learning experiences to explore complex ideas and create new knowledge in a spirit of free inquiry. Guided by our commitment to diversity, equity, and service, we prepare individuals to make meaningful contributions to our campus, our community, and our world.