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

Dr. Piper Speaks at Dept. of Health and Human Services

January 18, 2018  – Bartlesville, OK This morning, Oklahoma Wesleyan University President, Dr. Everett Piper, joined other leaders in speaking at a Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) event in Washington, D.C. The topic of the day was the … Continued

OKWU Responds to Trump Administration HHS Announcement

October 6, 2017 The Trump administration has significantly expanded legal protections for organizations that object to providing abortion-inducing drugs and devices in their health plans. An Affordable Care Act regulation forces many employers to cover such drugs, and the previous … Continued

OKWU Fall Semester Starts Strong

A new year is well underway at Oklahoma Wesleyan’s residential campus, with enrollment again exceeding OKWU’s four-year average in multiple areas. OKWU Accelerate, the University’s program to equip high school students by offering high-quality dual-credit classes, has increased significantly, and … Continued

Dr. Piper Releases New Book

Oklahoma Wesleyan University President, Dr. Everett Piper, released his second book today, August 7th, entitled, This is Not a Day Care: The Devastating Consequences of Abandoning Truth. In the book, Dr. Piper, author of the 2015 viral op-ed “This is … Continued

OKWU Responds Effectively to Potential Threat

February 24, 2017 – Bartlesville, OK At approximately 2:00 PM Central time on February 24, 2017, Oklahoma Wesleyan University’s Bartlesville campus was placed on lockdown as a precaution due to reports of a suspicious person making threats. Bartlesville police responded … Continued