The University of Tulsa is a top-ranked private research university where dedication, scholarship, integrity and service are central to our mission.
It's a private, independent, doctoral degree-granting institution whose mission reflects these core values: excellence in scholarship, dedication to free inquiry, integrity of character and commitment to humanity. The university achieves its mission by educating men and women of diverse backgrounds and cultures to:
become literate in the sciences, humanities and arts;
think critically, and write and speak clearly;
succeed in their professions and careers;
behave ethically in all aspects of their lives;
welcome the responsibility of citizenship, service and leadership in a changing world and;
acquire the skills and appetite for lifelong learning.
The University provides educational opportunities to more than 4,000 students in the arts, humanities, sciences, business, education, engineering, law, nursing and applied health sciences.