Oakland University is a public university located in the cities of Auburn Hills and Rochester Hills, Michigan, United States. U.S News and World Report considers Oakland University amongst the national universities in its annual “America’s Best Colleges" report. Before 2002, Oakland was ranked among the top universities in the Midwest region.
Programs, Campus and Residence
- Oakland University offers 132 bachelor's degree programs and 138 graduate programs – master’s degree, doctoral program and certificate courses. Popular Majors - Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services; Engineering; Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs; Health Professions and Related Programs; and Biological and Biomedical Sciences.
- The 1,443 acre campus of the university includes biking paths, trails and 2 nationally ranked golf courses. More than 3,000 students live in 7 residence halls and 14 apartment complexes of the university.
Oakland University Admission Process
|Pre-Requisites||Official transcripts, LOR|
|Test Scores||SAT/ACT score, GRE/GMAT score|
|English Proficiency Test||TOEFL/IELTS score|
|Application Fee||45 USD|
|Intake Seasons - Fall||May 1|
How to Apply – Applicants may submit their online application forms at the official website of the university.
Cost and Scholarships
Cost of Attendance
|Tuition and Fees||24,710 USD|
|Room and Board||10,806 USD|
|Books and Supplies||784 USD|
|Personal Expenses||3,304 USD|
The students are provided financial aid in the form of scholarships and grants.
- Around 68% of the new students receive financial aid of about 7,622 USD per person from the university.
- Around 33% of the first year students receive federal grant of about 4,438 USD each.
There are around 68,000 alumni around the globe. The alumni are benefitted with various services such as discounts on theatre tickets, OU athletic gold zone, art gallery, library services, university recreation center and bookstore.