The University of Oregon (UO) is a public, coeducational research university located in Eugene, Oregon, United States. The university was founded in 1876, and graduated its first class two years later. The University of Oregon is one of 60 members of the Association of American Universities. The Carnegie Foundation classifies the University of Oregon as a "high research activity" university.U.S. News & World Report ranks the UO's Lundquist College of Business first in Oregon, second in the Northwest, and among the nation's top business schools. The UO College of Education ranks second nationally among U.S. public universities and seventh among public and private universities nationwide, according to U.S. News & World Report. The School of Journalism and Communication is listed among the top twenty-five programs in the country. UO programs in psychology, English, mathematics, international economics, and many other academic disciplines rank among the USA's finest.
2007 THES Ranking - Number 352