Coordinates: 36°03′02″N 95°57′09″W / 36.05056°N 95.95245°W / 36.05056; -95.95245
Oral Roberts University (ORU), based in Tulsa, Oklahoma, in the United States, is an interdenominational, Charismatic Christian, comprehensive liberal arts university with an enrollment of about 3,335 students from 50 U.S. states along with a significant number of international students from 65 countries. Founded in 1963, the university is named for its late founder, evangelist Oral Roberts, and is the largest Charismatic Christian university in the world.
The school fronts on South Lewis Avenue between East 75th Street and East 81st Street in South Tulsa. Sitting on a 263-acre (1.06 km2) campus, ORU is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (NCA), and offers over 60 undergraduate degree programs along with a number of masters and doctoral degrees. ORU is classified as Master's University by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. ORU became an "All Steinway School" in February 2011. ORU was also ranked as one of 123 institutions in the 2012 "Best in the West" regional list produced by The Princeton Review.
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