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Oral Roberts University

7777 S Lewis Ave, Tulsa, OK 74171-0001
+1 918-495-6161
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Just drove by the hands at night. Still pretty neat

Didn't tour the school or anything, we just drove by the hands at night. Still pretty neat. Wanted... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Fredzky
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Nashville, Tennessee
It all depends....

If you are in line with the beliefs supported by this university and its TV programs... you may... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
MarcinDrP
,
Warsaw, Poland
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good31%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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“prayer tower” (48 reviews)
“praying hands” (58 reviews)
“mabee center” (9 reviews)
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7777 S Lewis Ave, Tulsa, OK 74171-0001
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+1 918-495-6161
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Didn't tour the school or anything, we just drove by the hands at night. Still pretty neat. Wanted to check them out. Glad we did.

Thank Fredzky
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are in line with the beliefs supported by this university and its TV programs... you may want to go there -- as a pilgrimage... If you are on the other side of the fence... stay away

Thank MarcinDrP
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Reviewed 9 April 2018

Stopped at the Praying Hands for about 10 minutes to take some pictures and yes, pray. What an amazing site.

Thank Windsurferguy01
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Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

I have found ORU a very friendly environment beginning from the Admissions team to the faculty members and students. The environment is very conducive for studying. I am impressed by the amount of books in their library and even more by their librarians who are...More

1  Thank samkibisu
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Reviewed 7 March 2018

ORU was started by Oral Roberts who was a famous evangelist. Oral Roberts saw there was a need for spiritual healing and physical healing so he also started a hospital. The sporting events are always a crowd-pleaser at the University. You can receive some outstanding...More

1  Thank Sue W
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Reviewed 6 January 2018

Once a great facility the Mabee Center is antiquated & dirty. Pros: Easy access from major streets & spacious parking, even for the handicapped. The outside, entrances, lobbies, & halls are clean & spacious. Cons: Seats in the basketball arena are filthy - the plastic...More

Thank TomFromTulsa
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Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

Went to arena. Everyone is so nice and friendly. Offered me free sample of brats-worth. Very clean arena.

Thank David B
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Reviewed 7 December 2017

Pulled in to take a picture of the praying hands at the front entrance. They have a small parking lot nearby that was empty on the weekend, which allowed me to park and walk across the street to take the picture. I then drove further...More

Thank HuskerCob
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Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

Outstanding!... I️ recommend this university experience to anyone. Both parent & student approved! Great education and great spiritual atmosphere that fosters leadership and spiritual growth.

Thank Paul Alvin H
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Reviewed 12 November 2017

(Caveat): I graduated from here in 1972. The campus buildings range from normal school buildings, to interesting mid-century architecture to more modern buildings. The center-piece of the campus is the prayer tower which is surrounded by the prayer gardens which are beautiful and well kept....More

Thank Darrel-Carol
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