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Traveling to Norman

Norman, the third-largest city in Oklahoma is just 20 minutes from Oklahoma City, a major metropolitan area. Like OU, Norman provides the best of both worlds with small town community and big city resources.

Driving Directions:

  • From I-35, take the Main St./Eastbound exit
  • On Main St., continue approximately 2 miles to University Blvd. Turn RIGHT
  • Continue on University Blvd. until you cross Boyd Street and enter between the brick arches of Parrington Oval. The Visitor Center/Jacobson Hall is all the way around on the other side of the oval (facing Boyd St.)

*BUSES MAY NOT ENTER Parrington Oval. Call Visitor Center, (405) 325-1188, for group instructions.

Parking:
In order to park on campus, you must obtain a Visitor Parking permit inside the OU Visitor Center (Jacobson Hall).  Close to the Visitor Center, there are designated visitor parking spaces on Parrington Oval.  Also nearby, the Commuter Lot on University Blvd., just across Boyd St. from the oval. (3rd driveway on the left)

Parking Services   l   Campus Parking Map (PDF)

Maps:
The links below will take you to maps of Norman and Campus.

Visitor Center (PDF)   |   Campus Map   |   Map of Norman   |   Athletic Facilities Maps

For current weather conditions, visit the National Weather Service website.

Medical care is provided at several locations around Norman. Address' and phone numbers below of the closest facilities.

Norman Regional Hospital
901 N. Porter
Norman, OK 73071
(405) 307-1000
Website

Norman HealthPlex
3300 HealthPlex Parkway
Norman, OK 73072
(405) 515-1000
Website

East Norman Urgent Care
(closest to campus)
334 12th Ave. SE
Norman, OK 73071
(405) 321-1911
Website

The University of Oklahoma provides individualized support services to help students and guests. To encourage full participation for students and guests with disabilities and help ensure equal opportunity, the Disability Resource Center provides a variety of support services. If you have questions or a specific need, please contact the Disability Resource Center.

Disability Resource Center
Goddard Health Center
620 Elm Avenue, Suite 166
Norman, OK  73019-2093
Phone: (405) 325-3852
TDD: (405) 325-4173
Fax: (405) 325-4491
Email: drc@ou.edu

For more information, visit the Disability Resource Center website.

Norman is just 20 minutes from Oklahoma City, where the closest airport is located.

For information regarding air travel, view information below:
Kayak – Travel search engine
Southwest Airlines
Will Rogers World Airport
Airport Express OKC

For information regarding ground travel, view information below:
Cleveland Area Rapid Transit (CART)
Amtrak
Yellow Cab of Norman – (405) 329-3333

For weather-related and construction-related road conditions, click here.

Visit Norman
Lodging, dining, shopping and event info from the Norman Convention and Visitors Bureau

Campus Travel
Reservation site for official university travel