Student Experience - The University of Tulsa

Student Experience

Support Services

From learning to conduct research to mastering time management practices, TU offers a broad range of academic resources tailored to developing learning proficiencies and self-advocacy skills leading to academic and personal success.

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Find TU’s central resource on disability-related information, procedures and services that maximize students’ independence.


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Tutoring program offers one-on-one lessons with an academic coach or specific subject training to excel in any course.


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Counseling Services

From stress and depression to other concerns, the counseling services center is dedicated to fostering social and emotional growth.


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Use the CaneCares online tool to report any concerns or observations about a friend, classmate or someone in your TU community.


Student Success

TU ensures students successfully transition from home to college life and then on to the job market. From resume workshops to leadership opportunities, the TU Student Success Center offers varying resources to develop students’ independence and confidence.

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New Student Programs

New Student Programs help students succeed quickly at TU and find balance between academic, cultural, and social experiences.

Student Programs

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Leadership Opportunities

Explore the variety of opportunities that provide leadership in clubs, professional organizations and student government.


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Success Coaches

Students are paired with a professional coach who is actively devising a strategy for their success in all four years of college.

Success Coaches

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Cane Careers

Whether it’s exploring career options, finding an internship, planning for grad school or landing that job, Cane Careers can help.



College is more than classes and homework. It’s a journey of self-discovery. TU students are encouraged to explore hobbies, enjoy new cultural experiences, listen to differing viewpoints, attend concerts and lectures and embrace opportunities to learn about themselves and others.

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Student Orgs

Joining an organization is a great way to get involved on campus and meet people. There are hundreds of orgs to chose from.

Student Orgs

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Greek Life

Forge lasting friendships, develop leadership skills and give back to the community by joining a TU sorority or fraternity.

Greek Life

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Student Association

Promoting intellectual, social and cultural opportunities, SA acts as a catalyst for change within the university and advocates for students.


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Student Affairs

Creating experiences and opportunities, the Office of Student Affairs oversees many aspects of student life on campus.

Student Affairs

Health & Safety

TU is dedicated to providing a safe and nurturing environment for students to not only grow intellectually but also as well-rounded citizens. This includes offering physical and emotional support from experts in health and safety.

Title IX

Title IX of the Education Amendments prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex in the university’s educational programs and activities.


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Health Center

The Alexander Health Center (AHC) provides care and treatment of minor illnesses and minor emergencies for all full- and part-time students.

Health Center

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Campus Security

Working around the clock to protect the well-being of students, faculty, staff and visitors, campus security’s number one concern is safety.

Campus Security

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Violence Prevention

If you or someone you know has been hurt by sexual assault, domestic violence, dating violence or stalking, TU is here to help.

Violence Prevention 


From discovering your favorite spot to eat lunch to moving into an apartment for the first time, TU has a variety of resources to help students navigate the campus.

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Exceptional customer service and strategic solutions work to improve, enable and empower all members of the university community.


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Fitness Center

Unwind from studying at the Collins Fitness Center which includes more than 200 pieces of equipment, basketball courts and more.

Fitness Center

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Whether students live on campus or commute, all vehicles need to be registered for a parking pass for the many lots on campus.



Find out what’s happening on campus with the events calendar, look for a group to join, enjoy a hobby or just find free dinner.


Around Campus

The places around campus that you’ll spend the majority of your time offer the most to your experience, explore the ins and outs of these favorites.

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Housing & Dining

TU is a place that students can truly call home and the office of housing & dining offers options to meet the lifestyles of all students.

Housing & Dining

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Student Union

Filled with some eateries and restaurants, students enjoy a wide-range of food options from sushi to that perfect slice of pizza.

Student Union

McFarlin Library

As the literal and symbolic heart and soul of the university, the dedicated and knowledgeable staff are here to help you.


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Campus Maps

From historical facts to navigating our beautiful campus, our interactive map will be the only source you need to find your way.