Online or On Campus, Extended Campus Students are OU Students

When you join the University of Oklahoma as an OU Extended Campus student, you become part of the OU family.

Student Overcomes Challenges, Hopes Degree Will Open Door to New Career

Like many nontraditional students, Jennifer Porter returned to college decades after finishing high school—four decades to be exact.

Graduation Tips for OU’s Nontraditional Students

Coming to OU for convocation and commencement can be a bit overwhelming—especially for online students who have never stepped foot on campus.

Essential Job Skills You Gain as a Nontraditional Student

Online learners develop some pretty significant skills—skills most employers look for in job applicants.

OU Ranks Top 10 in Best Online Programs

U.S. News & World Report ranked the University of Oklahoma No. 9 among the best online programs for 2018.

Movie Review - Larry Crowne

Jerry Jerman reviews Larry Crowne, a movie that speaks to the transformation that occurs in adults who make the leap from “real life” to academe.

Are You a Nontraditional Student?

Nontraditional students are defined by their enrollment patterns, financial and family status, and high school graduation status.

The Making of an Empathetic Adult Education Administrator and Instructor

It hasn’t always been easy for an adult student to get a degree. This is something Jim Morrison, long-time College of Liberal Studies employee and instructor, knows well.

Across the Generations

Organizations are powerful systems generated by the dynamics of their largest resource – people. Their generational diversity is particularly interesting.

Winter Convocation Recognizes Achievements of Nontraditional Learners

The University of Oklahoma’s College of Liberal Studies winter convocation was notable for recognizing the unique achievements of nontraditional students.