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The Graduate School is committed to advocating for our core values: diversity, equity, and inclusion. We strive to facilitate the access, engagement, and success of students by integrating our core values into policies and actions.

We administer graduate education for the seven schools and colleges that comprise the University of Oregon, awarding master's degrees, doctoral degrees, graduate certificates, and graduate specializations in more than 80 subject areas. 

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We offer more than 150 degree and certificate programs. Explore the options and learn how to find the perfect graduate program for you. 

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Important Academic Dates and Deadlines

Doctoral Oral Defense Application Deadline
Feb14
Doctoral Oral Defense Application DeadlineFeb 14
Final Deadline to Apply for Winter term Graduation
Feb21
Final Deadline to Apply for Winter term GraduationFeb 21
Last Day to Hold Doctoral Oral Defense for Winter term
Mar6
Last Day to Hold Doctoral Oral Defense for Winter...Mar 6
Thesis/Dissertation Submission Deadline
Mar16
Thesis/Dissertation Submission DeadlineMar 16
Winter term Statements of Completion due for Master's degrees
Mar31
Winter term Statements of Completion due for...Mar 31

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GE Job Openings

Department: Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
Terms: Fall Winter Spring 
Academic Year: 2020-21
Open Until Filled: Yes
Deadline Date: Sat, 02/08/2020
Department: Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
Terms: Fall Winter Spring 
Academic Year: 2020-21
Open Until Filled: Yes
Deadline Date: Sun, 02/09/2020
Department: African Studies Program
Terms: Spring 
Academic Year: 2019-2020
Open Until Filled: Yes
Deadline Date: Fri, 02/14/2020

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Events

Graduate Student Writing Circles
Jan29
Graduate Student Writing CirclesJan 29
8:30 a.m.
Lokey Education Building
Personal Professional Development Workshop for Graduate Students
Feb6
Personal Professional Development Workshop for...Feb 6
2:00 p.m.
Lokey Education Building
Family Rec Day 2020
Feb9
Family Rec Day 2020Feb 9
1:00 p.m.
Student Recreation Center (SRC)
Ideologies of Convenience: Cynicism & Irony
Feb13
Ideologies of Convenience: Cynicism & IronyFeb 13
Knight Library
Doctoral Oral Defense Application Deadline
Feb14
Doctoral Oral Defense Application DeadlineFeb 14
Private Movie Screening of Dolittle for Grad Students and Families
Feb15
Private Movie Screening of Dolittle for Grad...Feb 15
10:45 a.m.
Cinemark 17
Time Management Workshop for Graduate School
Feb18
Time Management Workshop for Graduate SchoolFeb 18
2:00 p.m.
HEDCO Education Building
Career Lab: Writing Resumes and Cover Letters
Feb18
Career Lab: Writing Resumes and Cover LettersFeb 18
4:00 p.m.
Lillis Business Complex
Final Deadline to Apply for Winter term Graduation
Feb21
Final Deadline to Apply for Winter term GraduationFeb 21
Destress with Dogs at the Graduate School
Feb26
Destress with Dogs at the Graduate SchoolFeb 26
12:00 p.m.
Susan Campbell Hall
Last Day to Hold Doctoral Oral Defense for Winter term
Mar6
Last Day to Hold Doctoral Oral Defense for Winter...Mar 6
Thesis/Dissertation Submission Deadline
Mar16
Thesis/Dissertation Submission DeadlineMar 16
Winter term Statements of Completion due for Master's degrees
Mar31
Winter term Statements of Completion due for...Mar 31
Spring Career Fair
Apr16
Spring Career FairApr 16
12:00 p.m.
Erb Memorial Union (EMU)
Health Graduate School Fair
Apr22
Health Graduate School Fair Apr 22
11:00 a.m.
Erb Memorial Union (EMU)

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3,638
students enrolled in graduate programs at UO
83%
doctoral students supported through Graduate Employee (GE) positions
$2M+
fellowships and awards administered by the Graduate School annually
12.1%
Racial and Ethnic Minorities
15.1%
International Students
68.8%
Out-of-State Students
49%
Master's Students
40%
Doctoral Students
11%
Law Students

Our Students Come From Around the World

Our students come from 75 countries outside of the United States

Map of the world with the 76 countries, including the US, where UO grad students come from

News

January 23, 2020

Using immersive sound, an SOJC master's student brings light to a woman's story

January 21, 2020

Players roll dice to decide what tools to use to contain wildland fires

January 6, 2020

Study confirms a north-to-south settlement pattern beginning in the Greater Antilles  

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