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PhD student P. Alex de Verteuil in the lab
The Evolution of Scientists
The University of Oregon's SCORE program helps underrepresented minorities in the sciences get their foot in the laboratory door
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Committed to Inclusion
"The university’s leadership team stands united in our resolve to do whatever we can to enable every member of our community to flourish and contribute."
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President Michael Schill, Karen Guillemin, William Cresko, and Patrick Phillips on the roof of Onyx Bridge
The Future Starts Now
The University of Oregon launches the $1 billion Phil and Penny Knight Campus for Accelerating Scientific Impact.
 
EXPLORE THE PROJECT
Pursuing a Hunch
A UO graduate student's unexpected discovery could someday lead to new treatments for the nearly 1.5 million Americans with Type 1 diabetes
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Application Deadline January 17

Our application deadline for incoming freshmen is quickly approaching. The deadline has been extended to January 17 for fall 2017.

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Best of 2016

From the announcement of the $1 billion Knight Campus to helping prove Einstein's theory of relativity, from four gold medals at the Rio Olympics to Geri Richmond's National Medal of Science, it's how we exemplified excellence every day. It's how we threw our O in 2016.

#ThrowYourO

What's Happening

There’s a lot going on at the UO.

Access. Excellence. Experience.

One of our goals in the coming years is to redouble our commitment to providing a world-class education to every qualified Oregonian who wants one. Another goal: to catalyze a new era of creativity and discovery by attracting the best and most diverse minds—students and faculty—from around the world. And surpass even our own high expectations to become one of the preeminent research institutions, not just in the United States, but anywhere.