Oklahoma City University is located in the state’s capital, Oklahoma City. The moderate climate and central location within the United States make Oklahoma City an ideal place to live and study. With a population of almost 1.3 million, the Oklahoma City metropolitan area is one of America’s most vibrant and culturally rich cities. It offers visitors and residents a diverse range of educational, social, recreational and cultural opportunities.
The largest Asian district in Oklahoma is a five-minute walk from campus. Shopping malls, downtown Oklahoma City, lakes, cinemas, entertainment, and the the Chesapeake Energy Arena, home of Oklahoma City's NBA team the "Thunder", are only minutes away from campus. Oklahoma City also offers one of the lowest living costs in the United States.