Nestled in the lush Willamette Valley, with an easy drive to both the Pacific Ocean and the Cascade Mountains, the University of Oregon is renowned for its research prowess and commitment to teaching.
The University of Oregon is one of just two schools in the Pacific Northwest selected for membership in the prestigious Association of American Universities, a consortium of 62 leading public and private research institutions in the United States and Canada.
Faculty, Research, and Impact
Welcome to the life of the mind. Our faculty members are as busy learning as they are teaching. This ongoing pursuit—and sharing—of fresh ideas and better ways is what sets apart top-tier research universities like the UO. We want to energize you with a liberal arts education that rewards your curiosity, sharpens your thinking, and challenges you to live your best life. In the process, the fruits of our teaching, research, and public service efforts return billions to Oregon’s economy every year. The benefits for society and our world? Priceless.
University of Oregon Teaching and Research Faculty
Competitive Research Awards in Fiscal Year 2015-2016
Research Proposals Submitted in Fiscal Year 2015-2016
Research Center, Institutes, and Core Research Facilities
UO Operating Budget (Projected)
Amount Funded by State Appropriation
Economic Return to Oregon in Fiscal Year 2013-2014
Campaign Gifts as of December 31, 2016