The Higher Ed Forum of Oklahoma develops collaborative and innovative strategies to coordinate, integrate and support the educational pipeline. As an anchor institution consortium, the Forum links high schools to colleges through academic service learning projects, internships, career exploration, and facilitates experiential learning opportunities to improve student achievement.

The Institutions of Higher Ed Forum provide the primary vehicle for bringing to bear the broad range of human knowledge needed to solve the complex, comprehensive, and interconnected problems in our region and develop stronger communities in Oklahoma.


The Higher Ed Forum facilitates critical dialogue among P-16 professional educators with community constituents in a power-free and meaningful exchange of ideas and opinions leading to collective action. 


We believe the opportunities we provide for collaboration across education and community organizations will