Office of the President

President Michael Schill at a reception last summer.
February 24

Reception with president, Senate leaders aids shared governance

The reception will be an opportunity to hear from campus leaders about the need for candidates and volunteers for the Senate and committees.
UO President Michael Schill
February 19

President Michael Schill investiture set for June 1

The ceremony marks the formal transfer of authority to a new president before faculty members in full academic regalia and the university community.
UO President Michael Schill (left) and U.S. Sen. Ron Wyden listen as speakers discuss a joint program to boost wood manufacturing in Oregon.
February 17

Sen. Ron Wyden visits campus to talk wood products

Wyden and Sen. Jeff Merkley helped secure a $400,000 grant for the new National Center for Advanced Wood Products Manufacturing and Design.
Eighty-three faculty members in the College of Arts and Sciences were recently honored for their work.
February 17

College of Arts and Sciences honors faculty achievement

Eighty-three faculty members in the college received 94 awards and honors for their teaching and research in the past year.
February 12

President announces appointment of UO auditor

Trisha Burnett has served as interim auditor since November and will continue as head of the Office of Internal Audit at the university.
February 1

Public comment period opens on tuition and fee rates

Under the proposal, which still must go before the Board of Trustees, resident tuition at the UO would remain below that of peer research universities.
Darci Heroy
January 26

Darci Heroy appointed interim AVP, Title IX coordinator

Heroy has a law degree from the UO and has worked as a sexual misconduct investigator and a consultant on Title IX issues.
UO President Michael Schill
January 25

President Schill to discuss access and education

Schill in November announced the Oregon Commitment, which provides many in-state students the support they need to graduate in four years.
Computer keyboard with light blue comment button
January 11

Comments sought on draft of strategic framework plan

The framework will serve as a guide for the university as it works to turn the vision for its future into reality.
President Michael Schill
January 6

President Schill outlines plan to boost research, academics

The president plans to seek savings in central administration and put more emphasis on tenure-track faculty and research.