About Oakland City University
This is an exciting time at Oakland City University!
We stand ready to enter into the next decade as a leader in high quality, affordable, Christian education. More than ever before, it is important for us to train Christian leaders with high morals, focused values, and ethical standards. We invite you to view the strategic plan we have developed to reach those goals.
Oakland City University is an exceptional campus where academic excellence is combined with spiritual formation and applied guidance to create a unique educational experience. We believe our faculty and staff are special people who seek to help students feel “at home” while away from home. In a world where technology is constantly changing our lives, Oakland City University remains committed to the unchanging values of integrity, service, gratitude, and hard work.
The U.S. News and World Report has recognized Oakland City University as one of the top universities in the Midwest. In addition, OCU has been voted as one of the safest colleges and universities in the state of Indiana. The school holds the distinction of being accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (NCA).
Oakland City University is a Christian faith-based learning community dedicated to the enhancement of intellectual, spiritual, physical and social development for positive leadership.
To become a leading faith-based University that provides a Christian learning environment preparing students for service.