C O L L E G E   P R O F I L E   -   O V E R V I E W
University of Oregon
Eugene, OR
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Institution Type Public
Coeducational Yes
Undergraduate Students 20,047
   Women 10,722 (53.5%)
   Men 9,325 (46.5%)
Graduate Students 3,561
Entrance Difficulty Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate 78% of 21,821 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered Yes
Early Decision Offered No
Regular Admission Deadline January 15
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA 3.58
SAT Math 551 average
490-610 range of middle 50%
SAT Critical Reading 554 average
490-610 range of middle 50%
SAT Writing
ACT Composite 25 average
22-27 range of middle 50%
Selection of Students
Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Academic GPA X      
Standardized Tests   X    
Essay   X    
Extracurricular Activities     X  
Cost of Attendance In-state: $26,443
Out-of-state: $49,123
  Tuition and Fees In-state: $10,762
Out-of-state: $33,442
  Room and Board $12,210
Average Percent of Need Met 62%
Average Freshman Award $10,812
Average Indebtedness of
2016 Graduates
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Academic Calendar System Quarter
General Education/Core Curriculum Required
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates 1,080
Regular Class Size 2-9 students: 10% of classes
10-19 students: 33% of classes
20-29 students: 20% of classes
30-39 students: 10% of classes
40-49 students: 5% of classes
50-99 students: 13% of classes
Over 100 students: 9% of classes
Eugene Population 159,190
Nearest Metropolitan Area  
Freshman Housing Guarantee Freshmen are given priority consideration for housing
Students in College Housing 80% of freshmen, 20% of all students
Athletic Conferences NCAA Division I
Mascot Duck
Sororities 22% of women participate
Fraternities 14% of men participate
Ethnicity of Students from U.S. 0.6% American Indian/Alaskan Native
6.4% Asian
2.4% Black/African-American
12.6% Hispanic/Latino
8.2% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.5% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
67.3% White
2.0% Unknown
International Students 12.8% from 72 countries
First-Year Students Returning 87.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years 50.0%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months 45%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly 8.0%