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Vibrant City

What do you get when you combine a low cost of living, an ideal central location, and an abundance of social and cultural options? You get Oklahoma City – one of the hottest up-and-coming cities in the nation and the home of Oklahoma City University!

In fact, OCU is located at the meeting point of the trendy Uptown 23rd District and historic Asian District, ensuring a bevy of social options within walking distance of campus. Just a short ride away are the Plaza, Paseo, Midtown, Deep Deuce, Automobile Alley and Wheeler districts, Bricktown, and the thriving downtown core, with parks, the arts, and shopping galore to choose from. Oklahoma City strikes the perfect balance of pace and opportunity. You won't regret discovering our vibrant city!

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largest city in the country, Oklahoma City


  • Oklahoma City is the capitol of the state of Oklahoma, with a metro population of nearly 1.5 million
  • OKC’s Boathouse District is home to the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic training site for canoe and kayak, featuring the nation’s only urban whitewater rafting and kayaking center
  • More than 21 million out-of-town visitors journey to OKC each year
  • The cities of Dallas, Austin, Houston, Kansas City, Memphis, St. Louis, Santa Fe and Denver are all within 680 miles of OKC
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