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OBU + FAFSA = Money for College

Fill Out the FAFSA

Fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid to see if you qualify for more financial assistance. Even if you don’t think you will qualify for federal financial aid, completing the FAFSA and sending the results to OBU lets us put together a package just for you. You might be surprised with the results. Be sure to enter OBU's FAFSA code, 003164, so your information will be sent to us and we can send you your net cost.

OBU's average annual cost is one of the lowest of all major universities in Oklahoma.

OBU ranks as one of the most affordable private Christian universities in the nation and in Oklahoma. See how OBU compares to the competition, including Oklahoma's major flagship university and other private universities.

With every new student receiving a guaranteed minimum scholarship of $9,000 per year, with most receiving more, OBU makes a private, world-class, Christian university education affordable.

How to fill out the FAFSA

For many of you, this is the first time to fill out the FAFSA so here is a handy video that explains how to fill it out.

What to expect after you fill out the FAFSA

We will send you a letter explaining the financial aid package and your net cost to attend OBU. Here is another video that you might find helpful explaining what happens next.


OBU’s average net cost is much less than our published costs of tuition, fees and housing and is very competitive with Oklahoma’s four-year public research universities.

A Parent's Perspective

Hear from a parent just how affordable an OBU education can be.

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OBU’s Net Price

Get an estimate of what your net cost to attend OBU will be by completing the Net Price Calculator.

Scholarship Estimator

Our scholarship estimator gives you a quick idea of how much you can expect to receive in academic scholarships and it takes less than a minute to complete.

Contact Us

We would love to talk with you about OBU and financial assistance. Give us a call at 405.585.5000 or email us at

You can also apply for admission online or fill out the form below to get more information on how to become a future shaper at OBU.

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