Overview

Applicants
1,530
Acceptance Rate
64%
Average HS GPA
3.17

GPA Breakdown

17%
Over 3.75
19%
3.50 - 3.74
12%
3.25 - 3.49
19%
3.00 - 3.24
22%
2.50 - 2.99
9%
2.00 - 2.49
2%
1.00 - 1.99

Test Scores

SAT Reading
25th-75th percentile (enrolled students)
410 - 530
SAT Math
25th-75th percentile (enrolled students)
410 - 520
SAT Writing
25th-75th percentile (enrolled students)
390 - 510
ACT Composite
25th-75th percentile (enrolled students)
18 - 24

Deadlines


Early Action
February 1

Regular
September 1

Other Admission Factors

Academic

Rigor of Secondary School Record
Academic GPA

Selectivity Rating

Faculty and Class Information

Student/Faculty
22.4:1
Total Faculty
112
with Terminal Degree
83

63
Men
49
Women
9
Minority

Most frequent class size
10 - 19
Most frequent lab / sub section size
10 - 19

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
Graduate in 5 years
Graduate in 6 years

Majors

  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences

  • Biochemistry
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General

  • Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services

  • Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other
  • Business/Commerce, General

  • Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs

  • Mass Communication/Media Studies

  • Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services

  • Computer and Information Sciences, General

  • Education

  • Early Childhood Education and Teaching
  • Education, Other
  • Health Teacher Education
  • Teacher Education, Multiple Levels

  • English Language and Literature/Letters

  • English Language and Literature, General

  • Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities

  • Humanities/Humanistic Studies
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies

  • Mathematics and Statistics

  • Mathematics, General

  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other

  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies

  • Health and Physical Education, General

  • Philosophy and Religious Studies

  • Philosophy

  • Physical Sciences

  • Chemistry, General

  • Psychology

  • Psychology, General

  • Security and Protective Services

  • Fire Services Administration

  • Social Sciences

  • Social Sciences, Other

  • Visual and Performing Arts

  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Music, General
  • Visual and Performing Arts, General


Degrees

Associate
Bachelor's
Certificate
Master's

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
Yes

Career Services

Alumni Services
Classes
Interest Inventory
Internships
Opportunities at School

Experiential
Internship

Prominent Alumni


The Honorable Gregory V. Smith
Oregon State Representative

David Huber
Founder/president of Corvis Corp

Dana Reddington
Regional president of Wells Fargo Bank

Doctor Abio Ayeliya
President/founder of Sabu Help

Dr. Lori Cummings
Producer for Alabama Public Television

Keith Baker
Award-winning children’s book author

Skye Fitzgerald
Independent documentary filmmaker

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
Graduate in 5 years
Graduate in 6 years

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
Yes

Career Services

Alumni Services
Classes
Interest Inventory
Internships
Opportunities at School

Experiential
Internship

ROI & Outcomes


Colleges that Create Futures

Dates

Application Deadlines
Notification Date
Apr 1

Required Forms

FAFSA

Financial Aid Statistics

Average Freshman Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$5,204

Average Undergraduate Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$5,495

Average Need-Based Loan
$4,552

Average amount of loan debt per graduate
$25,109

Undergraduates who have borrowed through any loan program
72%

Financial aid provided to international students
No

Expenses per Academic Year

Tuition (In-State)
$6,030
Tuition (Out-of-State)
$16,110
Required Fees
$1,410
Average Cost for Books and Supplies
$1,425

Tuition / Fees Vary by Year of Study
No
Board for Commuters
Transportation for Commuters
$1,197

Available Aid

Financial Aid Methodology
Federal

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based
 

Need-Based College/University Scholarship or Grant Aid from Institutional Funds
Need-Based Federal Pell
Need-Based Private Scholarships
Need-Based SEOG
Need-Based State Scholarships

Non-Need-Based
Institutional non-need-based scholarship or grant aid is available

Federal Direct Student Loan Programs
Direct PLUS Loans
Direct Subsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loans

Federal Family Education Loan Programs (FFEL)
Federal Perkins Loans

Is Institutional Employment Available (other than Federal Work Study)
Yes

Direct Lender
No

Overall


Student Body Profile

Total Undergraduate Enrollment
3,348
Out of State

International
1%
Foreign Countries Represented
20

Demographics

2.44%
American Indian or Alaskan Native
2.07%
Asian
2.87%
African-American
6.69%
Hispanic
77.71%
Caucasian
5.67%
Unknown
1.48%
International

63% female
37% male
58% are full time
42% are part time

Overview


Campus Life

Undergrads living on campus
10%
Help finding off-campus housing
No

First-Year Students living on campus
62%

Campus Environment
Village

Housing Options

Apartment Married
Disabled Student
Dorms Coed

Special Needs Admissions


College Entrance Tests Required
No

Interview Required
No

Special Need Services Offered


Student Activities

Registered Student Organizations
57
Number of Honor Societies
2

Number of Social Sororities
0
Number of Religious Organizations
4

Sports

Athletic Division
NAIA

Men's Sports (Mountaineers)
5 Sports

Basketball
Cross Country
Football
Track Field Indoor
Track Field Outdoor
Women's Sports (Mountaineers)
8 Sports

Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross Country
Soccer
Softball
Track Field Indoor
Track Field Outdoor
Volleyball

Student Services

Health
Womens Center
LGBT Support Groups
Army ROTC Offered on-campus

Sustainability


Campus Security Report

Campus Security Report

The Jeanne Clery Act requires colleges and universities to disclose their security policies, keep a public crime log, publish an annual crime report and provide timely warnings to students and campus employees about a crime posing an immediate or ongoing threat to students and campus employees.

Please visit The Princeton Review’s page on campus safety for additional resources: http://www.princetonreview.com/safety

The Princeton Review publishes links directly to each school's Campus Security Reports where available. Applicants can also access all school-specific campus safety information using the Campus Safety and Security Data Analysis Cutting Tool provided by the Office of Postsecondary Education of the U.S. Department of Education: http://ope.ed.gov/security


Other Information

Campus-wide Internet Network
Yes

Email and Web Access Available
Yes

% of Classrooms with Wireless Internet
70

Number of Computer Labs / Classrooms
5

Average Number of PC's per Lab
20

Network Access in Dorm Rooms
Yes

Network Access in Dorm Lounges
Yes

Fee for Network Use
No

Student Web Pages Permitted
Yes

Student Web Pages Provided
Yes

Partnerships with Technology Companies
Yes

Online Class Registration Available
Yes

Personal computer included in tuition for each student
No

Require Undergraduates to Own Computers
No

Undergraduates that Own Computers
90%

Discounts Available with Hardware Vendors
Yes

Description
Dell Apple Computer HP

Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Courses
Yes

Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Campus Radio / TV Stations
Yes

Campus Visits Contact

Contact
Mandy Griffin
Admissions Counselor

Address
Office of Admissions
One University Blvd
LaGrande, OR 97850

Phone
800-452-8639

Email
admissions@eou.edu

Experience College Life

Most Popular Places On Campus
Loso Hall
Hoke Union
Community Stadium
Quinn Coliseum
Sports Practice Fields

Most Popular Places Off Campus
Anthony Lakes Ski Area
Wallowa Lake Recreation Area
Manuel Museum and Foundry
Trails for Hiking and Mountain Biking
Eagle Cap Wilderness Area

Campus Tours

Campus Visiting Center
Monday through Friday
Unitl 5pm
800-452-8639

Campus Tours
Appointment Required: Yes
Dates: Year-round
Times: Varies
Average Length: 1 hour

On Campus Interview

Campus Interviews
Yes

Information Sessions
Available

Times
Varies

Faculty and Coach Visits

Dates/Times Available
Year-round

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Advance Notice
1 week

Contact Email Address for Visit
admissions@eou.edu

Class Visits

Dates/Times Available
Year-round

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Overnight Dorm Stays

Overnight Dorm Stays
Available

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Transportation

Types of Transportation Available to Campus
Closest regional airport is Pendleton which is 45 miles from La Grande. Grayhound Bus stops in La Grande. Local Public Busses

Driving Instructions to Campus
I-84 from the West Take Exit 259 and proceed on U.S. Highway 30 into La Grande. Turn right at the second traffic light onto Fourth Street. Continue on Fourth Street until you reach “K” Avenue, next to the La Grande Middle School. Turn left on “K” Avenue and continue East until you reach University Boulevard and the main entrance to the EOU campus. I-84 from the East Take Exit 265, the first La Grande exit. Turn left onto U.S. Highway 30 and continue until you reach Gekeler Lane, next to the UPS terminal. Turn left on Gekeler and continue until you reach 6th Street. Turn right onto 6th Street and continue until you reach University Boulevard and the main entrance to the EOU campus. Parking For parking information contact EOU Campus Security at 541-962-3911.

Local Accommodations
Several local motels in the low to moderate range and located in La Grande.