NSU Admissions and Recruitment

Our Spring 2022, Summer 2022
and Fall 2022 Admission
Applications are NOW OPEN!

Go Apply!

future students touring northeastern state university

Northeastern State University is Oklahoma's fourth-largest public institution, with three campuses and online programming. As the oldest institution of higher education in Oklahoma, we offer strong academics focused on career readiness and the third-lowest tuition of any university in the state.

With a wide variety of options, you can select from 56 exceptional undergraduate and 25 graduate degree programs. We are also the proud home of the Oklahoma College of Optometry, the only optometry school in Oklahoma and one of 21 in the nation. The ultimate goal for our students is success as we strive to exceed expectations from first contact to graduation, career placement and beyond.

Application Status

Application Guide (PDF)

After Admission

What's Next?  Now that you've been admitted to NSU, it's up to take your next steps.

Next Steps

2021 - 2022 Events

RiverHawk Jam: February 12, 2022
Multicultural Recruitment Day: February 23, 2022
Native Strong (in person event): March 1, 2022
RiverHawk Hype/Admitted Student Day: March 26, 2022
NSU @ TCC: March 30, 2022
VIP Junior Day: April 13, 2022
RiverHawk Transfer Day @ BA: April 27, 2022

Additional Event Details

Virtual Information Sessions

Admissions Representatives

Admission Representatives are assigned by location and student type. Whether a first-time freshman or a transfer student; our friendly staff can assist you in making the right decision for you.

Find Your Representative