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Decision Day Extension: September 1, 2020

Applicants for fall 2020 freshman admission now have until September 1 to inform the UO if they will accept our offer of admission. If you are an admitted student, continue to check this website, your email, and postal mail for continuing updates. All admissions events, including campus tours, are postponed until further notice, to comply with Oregon Governor Kate Brown's stay-at-home order. The Office of Admissions has moved to remote operations. Please submit any required documents through Official Electronic submission methods. Have transcripts sent electronically from the issuing institution. Items sent regular postal mail will experience an extended processing delay.

How to Apply

Review Requirements

Get your ducks in a row so you’re ready to apply. Early Action applications are due November 1 if you want to get ahead of the game!

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Submit Your Application

Freshman applications are due January 15. Don’t forget to submit your supporting documents by February 15.

Apply for Financial Aid

Starting October 1, submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) by March 1 to be considered for financial aid.

Confirm Your Decision

Declare yourself a Duck! Submit the Intent to Register form to let us know you’re joining the flock.

Why UO

Major research. Small classes. A welcoming, curious, and energized community. All nestled in one of the most beautiful places in the country. Discover why the University of Oregon is right for you.

Find Your Reason

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Academics

At the UO, we live at the intersection of theory and practice. You won’t just listen to lectures—you’ll be out using what you learn in the classroom through internships, research opportunities, and work experience. Whether you want to start your own business, create a greener alternative to plastic, or perform at Carnegie Hall, our top-ranked academic programs will give you the foundation to launch your future.

Explore Our Programs

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Affordability

A degree from the University of Oregon is an investment in your future, and we want to help you fund your path. More than 60 percent of our undergraduates receive scholarships or financial aid. Our Office of Student Financial Aid and Scholarships can help you navigate all your options, from merit awards to budgeting advice.

Fund Your Path