Langston University

langston 1897 Oklahoma

the background of our school

the Langston university was founded in 1897 and was know as the Oklahoma colored Agricultural and Normal University. Langston University was named after John Mercer Langston a civil rights pioneer and he was also the first African American member of the congress from Virginia.
Langston university is an institution of higher learning, this is the only historical black college in the state of Oklahoma. Langston is also the most commonly know westernmost historical black college in the united states. Our University offers associate's, bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees. Our student at Langston University garnered the attention of the Black Entertainment Television (BET) and the late reality show college hill, they were so intrigued with the result from our school and just the everyday life of a college student.
Langston is also known for our outstanding teams. our home team are named the LIONS which are apart of the national association of intercollegiate athletics (NAIA) so believe it or not we make our school name known.
we are encouraging you to be a part of our Langston University family, and we are willing to bet that you can make a big difference for your life and for our school.