Campus & Student Life at Eastern Oregon University

Home to about 2,586 undergraduates in 2020, Eastern Oregon University is a small, public university located in La Grande, Oregon. This is a great opportunity for those who would thrive in a charming, small-town atmosphere. Should you tire of the campus however, Eastern Oregon University offers a “study abroad” program. Please note, some classes/degrees offered by Eastern Oregon University can be taken “online” so keep that in mind when reviewing this report. For more context, you might also check out our Eastern Oregon University Guide to Distance and Online Learning.

Eastern Oregon University Has a Disability Services Site

Individuals with disabilities make up 6.0% of the student population at Eastern Oregon University. For more information on policies and accommodations that the university provides to ensure all students get the opportunity to participate, you can visit Eastern Oregon University Disability Services.

Eastern Oregon University for the Military

While not a "service academy", Eastern Oregon University does offer support for veterans and those seeking a career in the armed forces. Undergraduates have access to one or more ROTC programs and there is an active student veterans group on campus. For more information on policies related to veterans, you can visit Eastern Oregon University Veteran Services . For more information, check out our Eastern Oregon University for Veterans Guide.

Freshmen Living Arrangements at Eastern Oregon University

Eastern Oregon University offers on-campus housing, but freshmen are not required to take advantage of it. In the end though, most do choose to live in the dorms.

Freshmen Living Arrangements at Eastern Oregon University

* Data compiled from students who received financial aid, including loans.

Full-time vs. Part-time Studies at Eastern Oregon University

Eastern Oregon University has a comparatively small, student body. There were 2,586 undergraduates in 2020. Full-time attendance was 1,541 (59.6%). Part-time attendance was 1,045 (40.4%).

Full-timePart-timeTotal
1,5411,0452,586

Eastern Oregon University is Ranked #977 for Overall Diversity

Compared to other colleges and universities across the nation, Eastern Oregon University is more diverse than average in terms of overall diversity. We rank Eastern Oregon University #977 out of 3,451.

The chart below shows each element that we looked at to determine this ranking, and how that metric compares to the national average. 100 would indicate excellent diversity in each category, and 1 would mean poor diversity.

Overall Diversity at Eastern Oregon University

You can learn more about the diversity of the student body at Eastern Oregon University by looking closer at the ethnic,  genderage, and geographic diversity metrics from the Eastern Oregon University Diversity Guide.

Eastern Oregon University Competes in the NIAA

Eastern Oregon University has a total of 292 student athletes, 175 men and 117 women who compete in inter-collegiate athletics.

Athletics Financing

Total Revenue (all teams)$2,726,702
Total Expenses (all teams)$2,726,702
Net$0

For more information about athletics including per-team sizes, coaching and scholarships check out our Guide to Eastern Oregon University Athletics

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