The University of Oregon is a dynamic destination, just minutes from both downtown Eugene and Springfield's Main Street, and easily accessible from I-5. Visitors can stroll the leafy campus, explore the museums, shop at the bookstore and enjoy the college ambiance. Campus tours of are offered at the Ford Alumni Center, or download a mobile app and tour the UO's sports facilities, historic buildings, innovative learning centers and many museums independently.
Founded in 1872, the school is now home to over 25 research centers and institutions, offering over 250 academic programs to more than 24,000 students.
The University of Oregon main campus is 295 acres, designed primarily for pedestrians and cyclists with limited vehicle access. Students have access to a bicycle share/rental program. Lane Transient District's bike-friendly buses and efficient EmX line, connects campus with an extensive network of destinations through-out Eugene - Springfield. UO students ride free! Visitor parking permits are available for purchase at the information kiosk on E 13th Ave and Agate St in front of Oregon Hall, or at Matthew Knight Arena.
For big events, Lane Transient District (LTD) offers shuttle service from eight Park & Ride locations in the Eugene - Springfield area. Round-trip fare is can be purchased on location. Cash, ride tickets or valid LTD passes only.
Consider an academic or athletic backdrop for conferences, meetings and other special events! Travel Lane County can help identify available meeting space and make appropriate introductions to UO staff. Our complimentary services may also include assisting with lodging requests; activities coordination; and visitor information tables, packets and services.