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Oklahoma State University

Housing by the Numbers

Single Student Housing

  • Total Number of Halls: 31
  • Traditional Halls: 7
  • Apartment Style Halls: 11
  • Suite Style Halls: 13 
  • Elevators in the Halls: 26
  • Oldest residence halls still in use: Bennett & Stout Halls, both opened in 1948
  • Residents come from 34 countries and 45 states
  • Top 5 locations for SSH residents:
    1. Oklahoma
    2. Texas
    3. California
    4. Kansas
    5. Arkansas

Family and Graduate Student Housing

  • Neighborhoods: 6
  • FGSH Apartment buildings: 55
  • Total number of apartments: 584
  • Represented by 25 countries, and 20 states
  • Top 3 locations for FGSH residents:
    1. United States
    2. China
    3. India

By the Numbers

  • OSU was founded on Christmas Day 1890
  • Housing and Residential Life celebrated its Centennial in 2010
  • When Bennett Hall was constructed, it was the largest residence hall in the country. Housed over 1,200 men.
  • 3Million - # of square feet within Residential Life
  • 23,000 - # of work orders submitted last year (July 1, 2015-June 30, 2016)