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University of Oregon - SAT Scores, Costs and Admissions Data

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University of Oregon Description:

The University of Oregon in Eugene is the flagship campus of Oregon's university system. The university is a member of the Association of American Universities because of its strengths in both research and education. In academics, the University of Oregon is a little less pre-professional than their rival Oregon State University, but the business and accounting majors are still quite popular. The creative writing program is one of the best in the country. In athletics, the University of Oregon Ducks compete in the NCAA Division I Pacific 12 Conference.

Admissions Data (2012):

Enrollment (2012):

  • Total Enrollment: 24,518 (20,809 undergraduates)
  • Gender Breakdown: 52% Male / 48% Female
  • 91% Full-time

Scholarships for the University of Oregon (powered by Cappex.com)

Costs (2012 - 13):

  • Tuition and Fees: $9,310 (in-state); $28,660 (out-of-state)
  • Books: $1,050
  • Room and Board: $10,580
  • Other Expenses: $2,430
  • Total Cost: $23,370 (in-state); $42,720 (out-of-state)

University of Oregon Financial Aid (2011 - 12):

  • Percentage of New Students Receiving Aid: 74%
  • Percentage of new Students Receiving Types of Aid
    • Grants: 58%
    • Loans: 49%
  • Average Amount of Aid
    • Grants: $7,074
    • Loans: $6,562

Most Popular Majors:

Accounting, Biology, Business, Economics, Education, English, Global Studies, History, Journalism, Physiology, Political Science, Psychology, Sociology

Transfer, Graduation and Retention Rates:

  • First Year Student Retention (full-time students): 85%
  • Transfer-out Rate: 7%
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate: 44%
  • 6-Year Graduation Rate: 67%

Data Source:

National Center for Educational Statistics

University of Oregon Mission Statement:

complete mission statement can be found at http://www.uoregon.edu/~uosenate/UOmissionstatement.html

"The University of Oregon is a comprehensive research university that serves its students and the people of Oregon, the nation, and the world through the creation and transfer of knowledge in the liberal arts, the natural and social sciences, and the professions. It is the Association of American Universities flagship institution of the Oregon University System.

The university is a community of scholars dedicated to the highest standards of academic inquiry, learning, and service. Recognizing that knowledge is the fundamental wealth of civilization, the university strives to enrich the public that sustains it..."

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