Oakland University

The university was established in 1957 through a generous donation from founders Alfred and Matilda Dodge Wilson. They contributed their historic estate and $2 million to Michigan State University to establish a satellite school, named Michigan State University - Oakland.

Master's Programmes

Natural Sciences & Mathematics (7)
Social Sciences (3)
Hospitality, Leisure & Sports (1)

About

History

The university was established in 1957 through a generous donation from founders Alfred and Matilda Dodge Wilson. They contributed their historic estate and $2 million to Michigan State University to establish a satellite school, named Michigan State University – Oakland.

Education

Oakland University is recognized as a student-centered, doctoral research institution with a global perspective. More than 20,500 graduate and undergraduate students are engaged in distinctive educational experiences that connect to the unique and diverse opportunities.

University Ranking

World University Rankings by Times Higher Education
2018
801 -200
2017
601
2016
601
World University Rankings is a vital resource that provides the definitive list of the world's best universities.
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report
2018
1014
2017
-
2016
-
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report presents all the top universities from the U.S. and 60 other countries around the world.

Services

Student services

One of the best things about college life is discovering yourself and what makes you happy. At OU, you’re given the chance to do and be virtually anything you want.

Housing services

OU has six unique residence halls located in the heart of campus. That means everything you need - classrooms, labs, the Rec Center, food and Kresge Library - are all within a 10 - minute walk.

Student Life

Campus life

Living in the residence halls provides the ultimate college experience: growing and learning with like-minded students in a fun, yet safe, environment.

Rochester Hills, Michigan, United States