The resilience and pioneering spirit of Langston University is evident on campus and wherever our Lions are. We foster an environment tht cultivates leaders, innovators, and engaged citizens who meet the challenges of local, national, and global communities. Dear Langston delivers an excellent education and prepares students for personal and professional success.

Dear Langston’s Points of Pride

  • Ranked #1 for Value among HBCUs in 2023-2024
  • Established in 1897 as a public land-grant institution
  • Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission
  • 4 Campuses – Langston, Oklahoma City, Tulsa, Ardmore
  • A distinctive Historically Black College and University (HBCU) – Oklahoma’s only HBCU, the USA’s westernmost HBCU
  • 6 Academic Schools
  • Innovative Research & Academic Programs
  • Setting the bar high in STEM – exceeding the national retention rate for STEM students for more than a decade
  • 40 Bachelor Degree Programs
  • 6 Associate Degree Programs
  • 5 Graduate Degree Programs
  • 1 Doctoral Degree Program
  • HBCU Student Experience Hallmarks – Greek Life, Student Organizations, Scholarship Pageants, Top 10 HBCU Division II Band, Langston Sports, Residential & Campus Housing, Homecoming Week
  • 8 NAIA Teams
  • Only HBCU to win a Sooner Athletic Conference Division Championship
  • 17:1 Student Faculty Ratio
  • 70% First Generation College Students
  • 11 Greek Life Organizations