Office of the Provost - The University of Tulsa


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

The Office of the Provost oversees Kendall College of Arts & Sciences, Collins College of Business, College of Engineering & Natural Sciences, Oxley College of Health Sciences, Graduate School and College of Law; as well as Accreditation & Assessment, Global Engagement, Global Scholars, Henneke Center, Honors Program, Institutional Research, McFarlin Library, Nationally Competitive Scholarships, Registrar, Student Success, Tulsa Undergraduate Research Challenge and University School.

Accreditation & Strategic Initiatives

The University of Tulsa has maintained accreditation by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) since 1929 while other entities of the university (programs, departments, schools, etc.) maintain accreditation through specialized agencies.

Focused on Students & Faculty

Our faculty and staff mentor and empowers our students for personal and collaborative growth by cultivating an insatiable intellectual curiosity and inquisitiveness. We are excited about our student’s accomplishments and boundless potential.

The University of Tulsa offers support for faculty teaching, scholarship, service, and professional development. We have developed programs to recognize and support TU’s educators in their accomplished teaching, dedicated advising, and professional leadership.