Pre-Arrival Checklist


How to get to EOU:

La Grande is in Northeastern Oregon.  It is located approximately 4 hours from Portland, Oregon, 5 hours from Seattle, Washington, and 3 hours from Boise, Idaho.  Many students fly into Portland (, Boise ( or Seattle (, and then take another plane to the regional airport in Pendleton, Oregon. It is approximately 1 hour away from  La Grande.  Boutique Air services the Pendleton Airport (

Another option is to take the bus to La Grande.  Greyhound bus lines has service to La Grande (  The International Student Advisor can also meet you at the bus station in La Grande and drive you to campus or you can take the Shuttle to campus.  Please note that the bus ride can be long with many stops.

Planning your travel to EOU :

  • If you will need to be picked up at the La Grande Greyhound Bus Station or Pendleton Airport, you will need to complete the Arrival Notification Form.
  • Please e-mail your travel itinerary, including your flight and bus information, to as soon as your arrangements are made.
Click here for other information on La Grande and Union County.


Find us on these social networks...

EOU on Instagram RSS Feed for EOU

Eastern Oregon University
One University Boulevard
La Grande, OR
or 541-962-3672

Copyright © 2016 
Eastern Oregon University