Live Life Fully

True to our Christian heritage, we prepare students from diverse religious, cultural, educational and economic backgrounds to live life fully.


We call this the 70/80/90 goal. We believe in it. We actively strive to achieve it.

mission & vision of Ozarks

The plan is to graduate in four years with the promise that you will be prepared to live out your dreams. We invite you to make your dreams a reality and we take great pride in helping you.

You bring the dreams and together we promise to develop the plan….

At University of the Ozarks we provide you with more than a degree. We help you find your passion and give you the foundation you need to move forward – confident and prepared, endowed with the tools and perspective you need to make a difference wherever you go.

           *According to the National Center for Education Statistics, the national 6-year graduation rate is 60%.


President Dunsworth named to APCU board

University of the Ozarks President Richard Dunsworth, J.D., has been elected to the board of directors for the Association of Presbyterian Colleges and Universities (APCU).

University awards 87 degrees to Class of 2017

University of the Ozarks awarded 87 bachelor’s degrees to graduating seniors during its 183rd Commencement ceremony, held May 13, on the campus mall.

Rotaract mission trip embodies University values

One of the core values of University of the Ozarks is “the service of all of creation,” and that driving principle was on full display during a recent mission trip to El Salvador by the student organization Rotaract.

For nearly 200 years

The University of the Ozarks has been providing students the courage to be who they are and the freedom to be something more, assisting them on their journey to live a full life.