University of Oregon

The University of Oregon, located in Eugene, Oregon, is a prominent public research university known for its strong programs in a variety of fields, including journalism, architecture, and environmental studies. Founded in 1876, it is the state’s third oldest university and offers a wide range of undergraduate and graduate programs. In terms of research, the University of Oregon has a robust emphasis on interdisciplinary studies, innovation, and sustainability. It houses several notable research centers and institutes, including the Phil and Penny Knight Campus for Accelerating Scientific Impact, which aims to fast-track scientific discoveries into innovations that improve the quality of life for people in Oregon, the nation, and beyond.