OKWU Digital Cinema Wins Big at CV Indie Film Awards

Oklahoma Wesleyan University’s Digital Cinema Class was honored on October 7th for its excellence in filmmaking, bringing home the award for Best Inspirational/Christian Film at the CV Indie Film Awards in Los Angeles, California. The film is called Desolate, and … Continued

OKWU Inaugurates Dr. Jim Dunn as Sixth President

On a beautiful Oklahoma Friday morning, Oklahoma Wesleyan University (OKWU) officially ushered in a new era of leadership.   Dr. Jim Dunn was inaugurated as the sixth president since the university’s founding, in a ceremony that made his vision for … Continued

Academic Center for Excellence Opens for Fall 2019

This fall, Oklahoma Wesleyan University announced the official opening of the Academic Center for Excellence, known as ACE around campus. After a smaller version of ACE was launched in 2018 and the impact on student success became clear,  ACE was … Continued

Unashamed. Gamers and the Gospel.

“In 2 years, I have had the opportunity to dialogue and share a glimpse of hope to over 2,700 people,” said John Merritt, a ministry student at Oklahoma Wesleyan University (OKWU). “I felt the Lord calling me back into the … Continued

OKWU professor publishes new book on the atonement

“Jesus saves” might be the most basic claim of Christianity. But how exactly does salvation work? A new book by OKWU professor, Joshua McNall, explores how the logic of redemption functions—both in Scripture and our lived experience. The Mosaic of … Continued

2019/2020 Visit Days Announced

Oklahoma Wesleyan University is pleased to announce its 2019/2020 visit days schedule. Visit options include: OKWU Visit Days give students a general overview of the OKWU experience with the opportunity to tour the campus, worship in chapel and interact with the … Continued

Convoy of Hope serves Bartlesville, Oklahoma

On Saturday, August 24, 2019, Oklahoma Wesleyan University (OKWU) students, faculty, staff and alumni served its neighbors in the city of Bartlesville and the broader Washington County to serve the community and tangibly share Jesus’ love with fellow neighbors. The … Continued

OKWU Ranked Best in Oklahoma for Employment

The data was gathered and analyzed from the United States Department of Education’s College Scorecard by Zippia, and shows which colleges have the highest employment rates, ten years post-enrollment.

OKWU Hosts Safety Drill with Local Law Enforcement

May 16, 2019  – Bartlesville, OK Oklahoma Wesleyan is proud to partner with local law enforcement today (May 16th) to host a special training drill in the morning. The Thursday drill will include a few different scenarios involving an active … Continued

2019 Summer Session Enrollment Opens

Samantha Peterson, Oklahoma Wesleyan University’s Vice President of Enrollment Services, announced this week that 2019 Summer Term registration is open. This year offers two summer sessions – the first from May 12th to June 29th and the second from July … Continued

OKWU’s Historic Torah Scroll Now On Display

Oklahoma Wesleyan University is thrilled to announce a new display in the Drake Library of an early 1700s Sephardic Torah Scroll. The scroll was donated to OKWU by Ken and Barb Larson through their organization, God’s Ancient Library, with the … Continued

A note from Dr. Piper

Community, I have been asked for clarification by a few who are a bit surprised by the announcement of a new president of Oklahoma Wesleyan. You might have missed it, but back in October of 2018 I announced my retirement … Continued

New OKWU President Elected

Dr. Jim Dunn is set to take office as OKWU’s sixth president in June 2019, following the retirement of Dr. Everett Piper.

Music Program Sharing Love with Singing Valentines

Valentine’s Day is quickly approaching, and for those looking to do something extra special for their loved ones this year, Oklahoma Wesleyan University’s Music Program has you covered. OKWU’s music students will deliver “Singing Valentines” both on OKWU’s campus and … Continued