“Going green” is more than just a passing fad at the University of Central Oklahoma! Encouraging a green atmosphere is one of many accolades of which the University of Central Oklahoma (UCO) can be proud. This state university is 100% wind energy dependent, has its own recycling program, produces its own biofuel, and uses compact fluorescent bulbs throughout campus. Having a green thumb as well, with lush gardens located throughout campus, UCO is the ideal school for anyone who shares a passion for saving the environment. The oldest and third largest university in Oklahoma, UCO is located in Edmond and was established as a teacher training school in 1890.