Gao Kao and the University of Oregon

Gao Kao and the University of Oregon

The University of Oregon is excited to encourage students who have recently taken the Gao Kao to apply for fall 2019 undergraduate admission.

We have teamed up with InitialView to help with the application process. We have made the application process simple and fast. Complete the following three steps and we will give you an admission decision within five days.

  1. Apply through InitialView
  2. Provide your Gao Kao results
  3. Participate in an interview/writing sample

Students who do well on Gao Kao English section combined with the interview/writing sample may be offered full admission.

For students needing English training, we may offer Conditional Admission. Conditionally admitted students start at the UO’s English language school, American English Institute, and will automatically enroll in their degree program after their English language training.

While not required, applicants may submit additional test results to prove English proficiency.

Applicants will also need to submit financial documents in order to meet the US government student visa requirements.

All documents may be submitted to

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If you have questions you can contact our admissions counselor based in China, Yawei Zhang, on WeChat (UOadmissions) or e-mail us at