Pacemakers: Presented by the Associated College Press, the Pacemaker is one of the highest honors in student journalism, often referred to as “the Pulitzer of college media.”
Online: 2006, 2009; finalist in 2007, 2008, 2015, 2016 and 2017.
Print: 1994, 1995, 2004, 2017; finalist in 2000, 2007, 2013 and 2015.
Crown Awards:
Gold: 1996, 1997, 1998, fall 1999, spring 2001, fall 2002, spring 2003, fall 2003, spring 2004, fall 2004, spring 2005, 2009 (online), 2010 (online), fall 2009, spring 2010, 2017 (hybrid)
Silver: 1999, fall 2005, spring 2009, fall 2010, spring 2011, fall 2011, spring 2012, 2014 (hybrid), 2015 (hybrid)
Internships:
In recent years, OU Daily staff members have landed internships at organizations such as: The Oklahoman, Tulsa World, Indianapolis Star, Cincinnati Enquirer, San Antonio Express-News, The Oregonian, San Diego U-T, Colorado Springs Gazette