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1105 Stonewall Avenue
Oklahoma City , Oklahoma 73117-1221

Disability Resource Office

Student Disability Services
1100 North Lindsay Ave.
Oklahoma City, 73104
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About University of Oklahoma-Health Sciences Center

The University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center (OUHSC), located in Oklahoma City, is a renowned public institution dedicated to medical education, research, and clinical care. With its strong emphasis on healthcare sciences, innovative programs, and comprehensive facilities, OUHSC is at the forefront of healthcare education and advancement.

The campus of OUHSC is situated in the heart of Oklahoma City, the capital and largest city of the state. Known for its vibrant culture, thriving economy, and friendly atmosphere, Oklahoma City provides an ideal backdrop for students pursuing their healthcare careers. The city boasts a low cost of living and a variety of recreational activities, making it an attractive destination for students and professionals alike.

As a major academic health center, OUHSC offers a wide range of undergraduate, graduate, and professional degree programs across various healthcare disciplines. The university comprises seven health professional colleges, including Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy, Nursing, Allied Health, Public Health, and Graduate Studies. Each college is committed to providing its students with an exceptional educational experience that combines rigorous coursework, hands-on training, and opportunities for research and community engagement.

The College of Medicine at OUHSC is particularly esteemed for its commitment to producing highly skilled physicians who are well-prepared to meet the evolving needs of patients and the healthcare system. The college offers an innovative curriculum that integrates basic sciences with clinical experiences, allowing students to develop a strong foundation in medical knowledge and critical thinking skills. Furthermore, students have access to state-of-the-art research facilities and are encouraged to engage in cutting-edge research initiatives.

The College of Dentistry at OUHSC is dedicated to training future dentists who are competent, compassionate, and culturally sensitive. Through a combination of classroom instruction, clinical experiences, and community outreach programs, students learn the necessary skills to provide comprehensive oral healthcare services to individuals of all ages. The College of Dentistry also houses advanced specialty programs, inviting students to further specialize in areas such as orthodontics, periodontics, and oral surgery.

Another prominent college at OUHSC is the College of Pharmacy, which prepares students to become expert pharmacists equipped with the knowledge and skills needed to optimize medication therapy outcomes. The curriculum emphasizes patient-centered care, medication management, and interprofessional collaboration. Students benefit from experiential education, working in a variety of practice settings to develop clinical skills and gain real-world experience.

In addition to the health professional colleges, OUHSC offers programs in Nursing, Allied Health, Public Health, and Graduate Studies. These programs provide students with diverse opportunities to pursue careers in nursing, physical therapy, occupational therapy, public health administration, biomedical sciences, and many other healthcare-related fields.

Beyond its academic excellence, OUHSC is deeply committed to serving the community and improving the health of the population. The university collaborates with healthcare organizations, research institutes, and governmental agencies to address the healthcare needs of the state and beyond. Through community outreach programs, students and faculty extend their expertise to underserved populations, promoting health equity and access to quality care.

In summary, the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center is a prestigious institution dedicated to healthcare education, research, and clinical practice. With its comprehensive array of health professional colleges, state-of-the-art facilities, and commitment to community engagement, OUHSC prepares its students to become leaders in their respective fields, driving innovation and improving healthcare outcomes.

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Disability Accommodations

Services Provided

      • Notetaking Assistance
      • Exam Accomodations
      • Alternate Learning Material Formats (e-text, large print, etc.)
      • Scribe Services
      • Qualified Readers
      • Assistive technologies (screen readers, voice input, etc.)
      • Qualified Sign Language Interpreters
      • Text-Based Accommodations (CART or C-Print)

      Services Provided

          • Degree Curriculum Substitutions
          • Priority Enrollment
          • Reduced courseload
          • Medical leave
          • Residence Hall Accommodations

          Campus Accessibility

          Accessible Level

              • Student Health Services
              • Mental Health Support Services
              • The library(ies)
              • Institution Online Platforms
              • Recreational and Athletic Facilities
              • Student Community Center and Other Common Gathering Areas
              • Primary Educational Facilities Used for Classes
              • Entertainment and Event Facilities
              • On-Campus Transit
              • Close Off-Campus Transit
              • Student Housing
              • Essential Administrative Offices (financial aid, registration, students services, career counseling, etc.)

              Services Provided

                  • Dietary Meal Plan Accommodations
                  • Service and Emotional Support Animals
                  • Study Abroad Program Accommodations
                  • Internship, Externship, Field Placement, or other For-Credit, Off-Campus Work Experience Accommodations