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Eastern Oregon University Student Life

Eastern Oregon University is on a 121-acre campus in a rural setting in La Grande, Oregon. There are many activities and organizations for Eastern Oregon University students to participate in – chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.

Eastern Oregon University does not have fraternities or sororities.

Eastern Oregon University has a thriving Outdoor Program. In fact, more students participate in Outdoor Program than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at Eastern Oregon University include Pre-Professional Health Club, Student Government, International Student Association and Chemistry Club.

Eastern Oregon University students' favorite campus traditions are Homecoming, Spring Symposium and Fall Honors Convocation.

Eastern Oregon University Housing

Eastern Oregon University offers housing. Students are required to live on campus through freshman year. First year students are given priority for on-campus housing.

The majority of Eastern Oregon University students live on campus. In 2021, 6% of undergrads at Eastern Oregon University lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 94% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Eastern Oregon University. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.

Eastern Oregon University offers coed housing and housing for students with disabilities.

Eastern Oregon University Athletics

At Eastern Oregon University there are a variety of athletic options for students interested in joining a sports program.

Intercollegiate sports are the highest tier of college sports and can be very competitive. Intercollegiate teams are regulated by the NCAA, funded by the university, and compete against teams from other universities. The division of a sports team depends on the size of the university, funding, and competition level. An intercollegiate school team will be Division I, II or III, with Division I being the highest level.

Club sports are not regulated by the NCAA and are a great option for students not interested in trying out for an intercollegiate team. Club sports are usually student run but can also be funded by the university.

Intramural sports are the most casual and informal. Intramural sports are often free and require very little time commitment.

Let's take a look at the athletic options available at Eastern Oregon University:

Sport Men's Intramural Women's Intramural Men's Division Women's Division Men's Scholarships Women's Scholarships
Track And Field Intercollegiate Sport Intercollegiate Sport
Wrestling Intercollegiate Sport Intercollegiate Sport
Cross Country Running Intercollegiate Sport Intercollegiate Sport
Basketball Intercollegiate Sport Intercollegiate Sport
Soccer Intercollegiate Sport Intercollegiate Sport

Safety at Eastern Oregon University

College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus. The Eastern Oregon University campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.

Eastern Oregon University offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards so that students can feel confident that they are safe in on-campus housing.

Plan a Visit to Eastern Oregon University

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit Eastern Oregon University, take Interstate 84 to La Grande, OR. If you need to fly, book your flight to Pendleton Municipal airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in Oregon you may want to visit too. Click the heart at the top of each school's page to save it to your college list.

Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore Eastern Oregon University's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

Keep Reading About Eastern Oregon University

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Eastern Oregon University Students

60%

Women

40%

Men

57%

Full Time

43%

Part Time

66%

In State

34%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

Undergraduate Students

2,867

Graduate Students

200

Eastern Oregon University Campus Services

Student Services
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Campus Security
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Late-Night Transport / Escort
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  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 24-Hour Security Patrol

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

3,067

Campus Setting

Rural

Acceptance Rate

98%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$9,696

Out-of-State

$22,386

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Sep 1
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