EOU College of Education Hosts Oregon Teacher Pathway High School Students for Spring Symposium

Posted on May 16, 2022

EOU College of Education hosts Oregon Teacher Pathway high school students for presentations at Spring Symposium

May 18-19 board meeting agenda announced

Posted on May 12, 2022

May 18-19 board meeting agenda announced The Eastern Oregon University Board of Trustees will meet on campus on May 18 and 19 for its final meeting of the academic year. The board will vote on tuition and fees, room and board rates, and the preliminary operating budget for 2023. The board will consider approving the […]

State funding supports student success, infrastructure investment

Posted on March 5, 2022

The historic Grand Staircase gets a $4 million boost from state funds. launching its restoration.

Board approves new program, adopts statement on diversity and equity

Posted on February 25, 2022

Trustees met Feb. 16 and 17 for a regular meeting, welcoming a new member and discussing key issues.

Students walking on the EOU campus in fall

EOU sees mild downturn in enrollment

Posted on November 23, 2021

Total student headcount is down just 1% and total Student Credit Hours (SCH) saw a decrease of 3.5%, while online enrollments continue to trend upwards. 

Trustees applauding

Trustees review new degrees, discuss DEIA strategy

Posted on November 13, 2021

The Board reviewed new degree programs, discussed enrollment strategies, learned about new grants and more.   

Students walking on campus in fall

Board to review new degree programs, approve budget

Posted on November 4, 2021

Trustees gather on campus Nov. 10 for their first meeting of the academic year.

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Students engage with legislators on Lobby Day

Posted on June 1, 2021

EOU students joined peers from OIT, WOU and SOU to advocate for technical and regional universities.

Brittney Hamilton

Board hosts HECC Director, recognizes trustees

Posted on May 26, 2021

In its final meeting of the year, the Board covered a range of activities.

EOU freezes undergraduate tuition for 2021-22

Posted on March 6, 2021

On-campus undergraduates and returning online undergrads won’t see a tuition rate increase next year.

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Two new academic programs to debut this fall

Posted on February 19, 2021

Trustees approved new degrees in the College of Business and College of Education

Board to review new programs, discuss strategic goals

Posted on February 11, 2021

EOU’s Board of Trustees convenes for a regular meeting on Feb. 18.

campus tour with masks

Quick, consistent response keeps campus thriving

Posted on February 3, 2021

Health protocols and ongoing commitment to safety have allowed EOU to continue serving students during the pandemic.

Reflecting on a successful Fall Term

Posted on December 31, 2020

Academics, campus life and university operations proceeded in the midst of a pandemic with remarkable success.

Board approves budget, de-names library

Posted on November 13, 2020

After 66 years, the Pierce name will be removed from EOU’s library. Trustees also approved an operating budget and presidential compensation package at their Nov. 12 meeting.

students walk into Ackerman Hall

Online enrollment up, on-campus holding steady

Posted on November 10, 2020

Robust online programs continue to grow at EOU, as does the Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) program.

Bringing the classroom home

Posted on November 3, 2020

The GO STEM Hub, housed at EOU, will deliver learning kits to rural families impacted by COVID-19.

Pierce Library in 2019

Board to consider library name change at November meeting

Posted on October 21, 2020

University leaders are seeking input ahead of the Nov. 12 decision.

Bennie leading a class during CEAD 2020

A cultural engine for rural places

Posted on October 13, 2020

The Office of Student Diversity and Inclusion extends its impact beyond the boundaries of campus to educate people across the state.

Picture of Richard Chaves speaking at EOU Commencement 2019

Board elects new chair

Posted on August 13, 2020

Alumnus and entrepreneur Richard Chaves was elected to serve as EOU Board Chair through November 2021.