The University of Oregon (UO) is a public, coeducational research university in Eugene, Oregon, United States. UO was founded in 1876 and graduated its first class two years later. The Carnegie Foundation classifies the University of Oregon as a Tier 1 RU/VH (very high research activity) university. It is one of 108 universities to have such a designation. Additionally, the UO is one of only two Association of American Universitiesmembers in the Pacific Northwest. As a flagship university of the Oregon University System, the UO is one of the nation’s many public teaching and research universities.
The current UO student body is composed of students from all 50 of the United States, the District of Columbia, two U.S. territories, and 89 countries around the world. As of Fall 2012, UO offers 269 degree programs, including highly nationally-ranked graduate programs in Biology, Business, Education,Environmental Law, Geological Sciences, Physics, Psychology, Sports Marketing, and Sustainable Design. As of March 2012, University of Oregon faculty and alumni include two Nobel Prize recipients, 10 Pulitzer Prize winners, 19 Rhodes scholars, four Marshall scholars, 58 Guggenheim Fellows, and 129 Fulbright scholars.
The UO is a world-class teaching and research university located in the beautiful Willamette Valley of Oregon. The UO offers a broad spectrum of opportunities for learning in the liberal arts and professional programs in architecture, arts, business, education, journalism, law, and music and dance. In the classrooms and laboratories, students are inspired by a faculty of prominent scholars and work side by side with eminent researchers involved in breakthrough discoveries. At the UO, both students and faculty members reach out to make connections that serve communities from small local groups to large international organizations.
Oregon University is one of the two institutions in the Northwest with membership in the prestigious sixty-two-member Association of American Universities. Oregon University faculty members boast worldwide reputations and are dedicated to both working with students and to conducting innovative research. Oregon University offers nearly three-hundred undergraduate majors, including eighteen languages and everything from marine biology to product design. Oregon University students go beyond the classroom to take advantage of hands-on learning opportunities in the state – with facilities in Portland and on the Oregon coast-and world. The university sponsors study abroad programs in eighty countries and internship opportunities in forty.
Application Deadlines: Deadline
Financial aid: All Courses for international students
Other Support: For all incoming students
Campus life: For all incoming students
Some major courses:
- Master of Architecture (M.Arch.)
- Master of Landscape Architecture
- Master of Accounting
- Accounting (PhD)
- Finance (MSc)
- Management (Ph.D)
- Marketing (MSc)
- Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.)
- Executive MBA
- Biology (MSc)
- Chemistry (MSc)
- Computer and Information Science (MSc)
- Economics (MSc)
- Physics (MSc)
- Architecture (BSc)
- Landscape architecture (BSc)
- Computer and information science (BSc)
- Biochemistry (BSc)
- Mathematics and computer science (BSc)
- Physics (BSc)
- Chemistry (BSc)
- Accounting (BSc)
- Business Administration (BSc)