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The University of Tulsa is the Heart of Tulsa

Our work is not confined to the classrooms, labs, and minds of our faculty and students but pumped into our city and state through essential art, culture, research, and outreach.

Learn how TU plays a pivotal role in propelling Tulsa forward.

Committed to the Community

From civic engagement and volunteer organizations who partner with more than 100 programs in the community, to legal clinics serving some of Tulsa’s most marginalized citizens, The University of Tulsa is committed to our neighbors, our community, and our city.

Community Programs & Events

The University of Tulsa is deeply engaged with the city we call home, and frequently welcomes Tulsa-area residents and fans to join us for athletic contests, fine and performing arts, thought-provoking lectures, and fun-filled events such as tailgate parties and TU Homecoming. Check out our full calendar of events to plan your next outing!

Arts & Culture

The University of Tulsa represents and unites a vibrant and diverse community, and plays a pivotal role in propelling Tulsa arts and culture forward through museums, maker spaces, festivals, and more.

Driving Innovation & Entrepreneurship

The University of Tulsa partners with Tulsa-area leaders to support and promote innovation and entrepreneurship, advancements in technology, and cybersecurity research. These efforts benefit not only our students, but also our community through business and economic development, job creation, and advancing the reputation of Tulsa as an ideal home for new businesses.

Fostering the Future Leaders of Tulsa

The University of Tulsa offers area high school students access to programs and opportunities not usually available to younger students. Through workshops, hands-on research projects, and summer camp programs, Tulsa’s emerging leaders gain valuable experience and learn more about their options for the future.