Statements & Notes

03/02/2021 • President Michael H. Schill sent a recommendation to the UO Board of Trustees regarding tuition and fees for the 2021-22 academic year based on a recommendation from TFAB and input from students and other university stakeholders.
01/06/2021 • President Michael H. Schill shared the following statement with the university community regarding the violence taking place in Washington D.C. and cities throughout the United States.
12/02/2020 • The University of Oregon celebrated the grand opening of the Phil and Penny Knight Campus for Accelerating Scientific Impact, featuring a number of speakers, highlights of the new building, and a mixed reality experience.
08/13/2020 • As you have no doubt heard, the Pac-12 Conference has decided to postpone all fall athletic competition for the remainder of the calendar year. While it was a difficult decision to make, it is the right decision, one supported by Athletic Director Rob Mullens, guided by science, and a deep commitment to the health and welfare of our student-athletes.
06/18/2020 • I am grateful the U.S. Supreme Court blocked efforts to shut down the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, an initiative that has helped countless young immigrants in Oregon and across our nation. At a time when the University of Oregon, our state, and country are painfully grappling with disparities in access to opportunity caused by historic and systemic racism, we need sensible and humane programs like DACA now more than ever.
12/11/2019 • President Michael H. Schill presented a report entited Five Years of Institutional Governance to the UO Board of Trustees at the board's meeting on December 10, 2019. The report and slide show presentation chronicles the successes and challenges of the University of Oregon during its first five years of governance under the UO Board.