welcome, ORU parents!
For parents of future students, the college decision is a big one, so we've compiled
some resources to help you feel confident in ORU as a right fit for your student.
For parents of current students, this page will be a tremendous resource for you and your student during your season at ORU.
Concierge | Housing
A Special Message for Parents
ORU Concierge announces the ORU Parent Engagement Office. This new office will offer excellent customer service for ORU Parents. It will be their point of contact for general information, questions, and concerns – a friendly place to get answers and connect.Watch Now
ORU's Student to Professor Ratio = One of the Best in the U.S.
of ORU's recent education graduates landed jobs immediately after graduation.
Why Invest In Christian Education?
The college years are some of the most influential in a young person's life. Your student's college choice influences not only their career trajectory but also their relationships, values, and future lifestyle.
Read More About Why Christian Education Matters
Have You Visited Campus Yet?
We offer a variety of options for you to encounter ORU’s life-transforming community, culture and campus. Schedule an Eagle Day or attend an upcoming event today. Schedule a Visit
What Can My Student Study?
ORU has over 150 majors, minors and pre-professional programs ranging every interest, from business and biology to engineering, nursing, ministry, and more!
What Does The Admission Process Look Like?
Not sure where to start? Your student can follow the 3 steps listed at the link below to complete the freshmen application process and receive a 3-day admissions decision.
View Application Steps
RESOURCES FOR PROSPECTIVE ORU PARENTS
VIEW THE ACADEMIC CALENDAR
Are you wondering when the next semester starts? Click the link to view all of ORU's academic calendars and start planning now!
EARN COLLEGE CREDIT EARLY
Advantage–ORU's dual enrollment program–offers students the opportunity to earn college credits online before graduating high school.
FOLLOW US ON INSTAGRAM
Learn more about ORU and what your student can expect as a Golden Eagle!
JOIN THE ORU PARENTS FACEBOOK GROUP
Join the Group
Stay in-the-know and find resources to help your student succeed!
We’re committed to making a quality education from ORU accessible and affordable. That’s why nearly 100% of our full-time undergraduate students receive scholarships and grants!
STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES
ORU Student Support Services is committed to providing a community that ensures full participation for students.
OFFICE OF STUDENT SUCCESS
Connect with Us
The Office of Student Success works as a team with students and families to ensure their success at the University.
In ORU Career Services, our goal is to build a bridge between a finished education and a successful career. We offer a number of online resources as well as one-on-one assistance to prepare students for the journey ahead.Learn More