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Become a part of the next class of active, brilliant, determined Ducks. Come ready to innovate, start something, and expand your horizons. We can't wait to welcome you into the Oregon community. It's time to become a Duck.

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Caring Amid COVID

University Health Services nurses have courageously and steadfastly helped care for students who have or may be infected with COVID-19 throughout the pandemic.

Battling a Pandemic

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MLK Every Day

MLK’s social justice work is as critical today as it was decades ago. We honor his legacy and work to move his dream forward.

A day “on” not a day “off”

 

 
 

 

Nestled between rivers, mountains, and a rocky coastline—we’re all about beautiful contrasts.

We’re relentlessly innovative, but grounded in a history we’re constantly learning from. We’re thinkers who create, builders who dream, adventurers, and change agents happily rooted in our own personal arboretum.

We love technology and nature, abstract art and discrete mathematics. We believe in respect and inclusion, conversation, and collaboration, and we’re always interested in diverse perspectives.

So don't you want to be a Duck?

Why UO?

 

READY, SET, DUCK
 
#1
PUBLIC UNIVERSITY IN OREGON FOR first-year RETENTION and GRADUATION RATES
16:1
student to teacher ratio
$246M
TOTAL FINANCIAL AID OFFERED TO UO STUDENTS per year

 

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Business Majors Venture Out

If you have a passion for business, we have the path. At the University of Oregon, we offer concentrations that cover the world of business, including entrepreneurship, sports business, finance, marketing, accounting, and operations and business analytics.

Whether you want to start your own firm or join a Fortune 500 company, our Lundquist College of Business will give you the hands-on experience to get there—fast.

Explore a Degree in Business


Find the Degree Program for You

 
Demi Gliddon

“The Knight Campus Graduate Internship Program is exactly what I was looking for to launch my career. Even through remote learning, I have been able cultivate the technical and soft skills needed to be successful in my field. The program’s emphasis on team work and collaboration make me feel confident and prepared.”

—Demi Glidden, Graduate Student (Knight Campus Internship Program)

Sam Lester

“Each project I am working on already requires a versatile approach, and the expert training I am receiving is jumpstarting me to take advantage of every aspect of the campus.”

—Samuel Lester, Graduate Student (Bioengineering), Harper, Texas

 

 

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A Place for Curiosity

Ducks dive into research to find answers to some of humanity’s biggest questions. We’re using big data to save and improve lives, striving to predict earthquakes and prevent deadly disease. We’re combining expertise across disciplines in math, biology, and genomics with bioengineering, neuroengineering, and precision medicine to fight cancer.

We’re re-defining research education with the Phil and Penny Knight Campus for Accelerating Scientific Impact, shaping the next generation of scientists, innovators, and entrepreneurs, ready to serve the state, nation, and world with discovery and impact.

Oregon Research

 

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Tier 1
NATIONAL PUBLIC RESEARCH UNIVERSITY

 

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73%
OF STUDENTS ARE ENGAGED IN RESEARCH ACTIVITY

 

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90%
of Knight Campus internship graduates are employed within 3 months
Calin Plesa
Improving Ways to Synthesize Genes

Synthetic biologist Calin Plesa, a scientist in the Phil and Penny Knight Campus for Accelerating Scientific Impact, was part of a team that dramatically increased a gene synthesis method that promises to help researchers understand how mutations give rise to disease.

Synthesizing Genes

News

Get the latest info from Around the O, the University of Oregon's official news source.

A day of connection and social justice work will honor King's memory and legacy

Numerous respondents indicate they won't get vaccinated for COVID-19 or are undecided

Khalil Gibran Muhammad, a professor at Harvard Kennedy School, will speak Jan. 13

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Events

2021 Oregon Stewardship Award
Event: 2021 Oregon Stewardship Award
Jan19
2021 Oregon Stewardship Award Jan 19
The Three Ladies: Exhibit by M. V. Moran
Event: The Three Ladies: Exhibit by M. V. Moran
Jan19
The Three Ladies: Exhibit by M. V. Moran Jan 19 Erb Memorial Union (EMU)
Wild Alaska: Exhibit by Cory Lescher
Event: Wild Alaska: Exhibit by Cory Lescher
Jan19
Wild Alaska: Exhibit by Cory Lescher Jan 19 Erb Memorial Union (EMU)
Let's (Tele) Talk
Event: Let's (Tele) Talk
Jan19
Let's (Tele) Talk Jan 19
Peer Wellness Chit-Chats (In-Person)
Event: Peer Wellness Chit-Chats (In-Person)
Jan19
Peer Wellness Chit-Chats (In-Person) Jan 19 Erb Memorial Union (EMU)
Free Ski/Board Waxing at the OP Rental Barn
Event: Free Ski/Board Waxing at the OP Rental Barn
Jan19
Free Ski/Board Waxing at the OP Rental Barn Jan 19
Involvement Coaching- virtual connections
Event: Involvement Coaching- virtual connections
Jan19
Involvement Coaching- virtual connections Jan 19
Movement and Meditation
Event: Movement and Meditation
Jan19
Movement and Meditation Jan 19
Gender Expression Hendricks Hike
Event: Gender Expression Hendricks Hike
Jan19
Gender Expression Hendricks Hike Jan 19 EMU Outdoor and Bike Program
Let's (Tele) Talk
Event: Let's (Tele) Talk
Jan19
Let's (Tele) Talk Jan 19

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