Prospective Students: Why Choose OPSU?

Oklahoma Panhandle State University has nearly 100 undergraduate degrees to consider and offers over 340 online courses for both continuing education and meeting traditional degree requirements. The campus is located in the wide open prairie of the Oklahoma Panhandle between the cities of Guymon and Texhoma. With close proximity to the ski slopes of the Rocky Mountains and an international airport in Amarillo, Texas, OPSU abounds in activities and opportunities for brief sojourns from studying.

Whether full-time, part-time, online, continuing education, or international, OPSU provides quality education to students from all walks of life.

The faculty at OPSU is both friendly and knowledgeable in their respective areas of expertise, and with a low student to faculty ratio, OPSU offers opportunities for attention to individual students, epitomizing the motto of “students as customers.” The intellectual atmosphere of OPSU not only offers the knowledge and skills necessary for any future career but also provides a personal learning experience that goes beyond simple education.

Come see what OPSU has to offer by calling 580-349-1312 to schedule an appointment for a tour with a student ambassador, use our contact form, or simply come visit on your own.

Any questions regarding admissions may be directed to Dara Short in the Admissions Office at 580-349-1374. Our fax number is 580-349-1371, and further questions may be sent to our email at .

Regular mail can be sent to: OPSU Admissions
P.O. Box 430
Goodwell, OK 73939

Other important information to consider:

  • Athletic Participation and Graduation Rates are retained in the office of the Faculty Athletics Representative, Dr. Kathy Turner Hamilton Hall 301.
  • Campus Security Report is retained in the office of the Director Student Services Sewell-Loofbourrow 101.
  • Drug & Alcohol Use and Abuse is published in the OPSU Student Handbook and the office of the Director, Counseling HMH 141