U.S. CitiesCity-Data Forum Index
Go Back   City-Data Forum > U.S. Forums > Oregon > Eugene area
 [Register]
Eugene area Eugene - Springfield metro area
Please register to participate in our discussions with 2 million other members - it's free and quick! Some forums can only be seen by registered members. After you create your account, you'll be able to customize options and access all our 15,000 new posts/day with fewer ads.
View detailed profile (Advanced) or search
site with Google Custom Search

Search Forums  (Advanced)
 
Old 09-17-2008, 09:21 AM
 
Location: Nastyville, Alabama
15 posts, read 36,994 times
Reputation: 11

Advertisements

Can someone tell me real information about the University of Oregon? It's in my college choices, and I really don't find college websites to provide completely adequate information. All they give you is numbers and statistics.
Rate this post positively Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message

 
Old 09-18-2008, 06:55 PM
 
6,061 posts, read 14,053,343 times
Reputation: 7132
I think that's why visiting the colleges and surrounding community are so important, really. It's a pretty crucial step in making such a big decision. Just come here and check it out for yourself. No one can tell you whether you will or will not like something, it's all up to you.
Rate this post positively Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 09-21-2008, 03:12 AM
 
14 posts, read 39,941 times
Reputation: 14
go to chemeketa cc im going there you can be my friend. plus ive never attended thereb4
Rate this post positively Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 09-23-2008, 12:54 PM
 
11 posts, read 39,352 times
Reputation: 31
If you are just starting with college, Lane Community College is outstanding in most departments and considered to be one of the best community colleges in the nation. They have excellent transfer programs as well for both U of O and OSU.

The University of Oregon is extremely liberal and more interested in how their sports teams are performing than they are about most of the education standards and general welfare of their students.

However, their Business, Liberal and Language Arts, and Law departments are very good. U of O's Science and Math departments are pretty much on the back burner as far as the U of O administration is concerned. These departments are in buildings that should have been condemned 50 years ago with lab resources that leave a lot to be desired.

If you are looking for a degree in Science, U of O is a theory school and OSU is more of an Applied Science school. The instructors in both school are very good, but OSU has better resources and is much more concerned about student welfare.
Rate this post positively Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Please register to post and access all features of our very popular forum. It is free and quick. Over $68,000 in prizes has already been given out to active posters on our forum. Additional giveaways are planned.

Detailed information about all U.S. cities, counties, and zip codes on our site: City-data.com.


Reply
Please update this thread with any new information or opinions. This open thread is still read by thousands of people, so we encourage all additional points of view.

Quick Reply
Message:


Settings
X
Data:
Loading data...
Based on 2000-2020 data
Loading data...

123
Hide US histogram

Over $104,000 in prizes was already given out to active posters on our forum and additional giveaways are planned!

Go Back   City-Data Forum > U.S. Forums > Oregon > Eugene area
Similar Threads

All times are GMT -6.

© 2005-2021, Advameg, Inc. · Please obey Forum Rules · Terms of Use and Privacy Policy · Bug Bounty

City-Data.com - Contact Us - Archive 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37 - Top