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

May 2019 Commencement

Oklahoma Wesleyan University’s May 2019 Commencement was a historic one, marking a passing of the baton from the University’s fifth president, Dr. Everett Piper, to its sixth, Dr. Jim Dunn, upon Dr. Piper’s retirement. Dr. Piper gave his final commencement … 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.

Local School of Education Alumni Honored for Excellence

Oklahoma Wesleyan University is once again proud to share that a number of local OKWU School of Education alumni were recognized by Bartlesville Public Schools for their excellence in teaching last week. Four of these were “Rising Star” teachers for … Continued

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

JMI Collision Conference Set for January 25th

The Oklahoma Wesleyan University campus is excited to host our annual Josh McDowell Institute Collision Conference on Friday, January 25th, 2019. This day-long conference, attended by the entire traditional student body, is also free and open to the community. This … Continued

OKWU Students Give Back

The arrival of the holiday season always gives us a moment to reflect on the past semester for the OKWU Community. This year, we’re especially reflecting (and maybe confessing a bit of pride) about the ways OKWU students have given … Continued

Music Department to Host Oct. 9th Concert

On Tuesday, October 9, at 7 pm, the Oklahoma Wesleyan University Music Program will present its Fall Concert open to the community. The concert will feature the OKWU Chorale, OKWU Relentless, and OKWU Jazz Ensemble. A variety of musical styles … Continued