Engage, Invest, Enhance.

EOU Foundation

Engage, Invest, Enhance

Established in 1964 for the philanthropic benefit of Eastern Oregon University, the Foundation raises funds to support the mission of EOU.

For the 2022-2023 academic year, through the generous support of our donors the EOU Foundation provided more than $850,000 in scholarships to EOU students, making the dream of a college education a reality. For information about giving opportunities, please call University Advancement at 541-962-3740 or e-mail foundation@eou.edu.

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Give to EOU

The Eastern Oregon University Foundation is a public, non-profit foundation, created to support the mission and vision of Eastern Oregon University. Over the past four decades, the Foundation has become a vital force for higher education in eastern Oregon, with assets of approximately $16 million. More than 300 individual scholarships provide nearly $1 million to EOU students, and the Foundation continues to grow, seeking philanthropic gifts from alumni,  friends, and partnering organizations. All members of the Foundation Trustees and its committees are volunteers who work with University leadership and University Advancement. More information about University Advancement can be found at www.eou.edu/ua


Mountaineer Magazine Fall/Winter 2022 Cover

The Mountaineer Magazine

In this issue:

The Fall/Winter 2022 Mountaineer Magazine highlights new programs, facilities and athletics activities at EOU.

  • A message from the EOU Foundation Board Chair Mark Pearson
  • The impact of scholarships on EOU students
  • The new Health and Human Performance facilities in the EOU Fieldhouse promise to invigorate research and experiential learning for students
  • The Agriculture Entrepreneurship program welcomes its first cohort to campus
  • More!

This issue is available for download, flipbook viewing, and references to published articles.

2021 EOU Annual Report Cover

2021 Annual Report

EOU Mission Statement:

EOU guides student inquiry through integrated, high-quality liberal arts and professional programs that lead to responsible and reflective action in a diverse and interconnected world.

As an educational, cultural and scholarly center, EOU connects the rural regions of Oregon to a wider
world. Our beautiful setting and small size enhance the personal attention our students receive, while partnerships with colleges, universities, agencies and communities add to the educational possibilities of our region and state.

EOU Foundation Mission Statement:

The mission of the Eastern Oregon University Foundation is to engage with our alumni, friends, partners, and communities to enhance the quality and vitality of our students and university.