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B-
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Academics
    C+
  2. Value
    B-
  3. Diversity
    A-
  4. Campus
    B
  5. Athletics
    B
  6. Party Scene
    B-
  7. Professors
    B-
  8. Location
    B
  9. Dorms
    B+
  10. Campus Food
    B
  11. Student Life
    B
  12. Safety
    A
Eastern Oregon is a public university located in La Grande, Oregon. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 1,668 undergraduate students. The Eastern Oregon acceptance rate is 98%. Popular majors include Business, Education, and Liberal Arts and Humanities. Graduating 31% of students, Eastern Oregon alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $33,500.
About Eastern Oregon University...
Athletic Division
NAIA Division II
Athletic Conference
Frontier Conference
Address
One University Blvd
La Grande, OR 97850
Website
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Eastern Oregon University Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Admissions

Acceptance Rate
98%
Application Deadline
SAT Range
940-1130
ACT Range
18-24
Application Fee
$50
SAT/ACT
Required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action

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Cost

Net Price
$14,777/ year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$5,496/ year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
96%

Academics

Professors
B-
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
17:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
83%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.29 responses
71%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.31 responses
68%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.31 responses
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Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,668Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
1,069
Undergrads Over 25
29%
Pell Grant
45%
Varsity Athletes
20%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 14 responses
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  • Get an education in a friendly atmosphere.
    36%
  • Mostly athletes
    21%
  • Returning back to school to get degree
    14%
  • Wanting to learn and get away to new areas
    14%
  • Diverse
    7%
  • Local kids going to the local college.
    7%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
Poll
58%
of students say they don't have Greek life.24 responses
Poll
57%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life.40 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 20 responses
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  • Small town country
    55%
  • Eastern could be discribed using all of these
    20%
  • Close knit community
    10%
  • FUN
    5%
  • Home away from home
    5%
  • Outdoor country
    5%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$41,200/ year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
31%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
84%
National
83%
73%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation.15 responses
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I have been at Eastern Oregon University for over a year now and I absolutely love it! From the staff to the teachers, everyone has been extremely helpful. All of my issues have been resolved quickly. I am doing the online program because I prefer a self paced environment. I would highly recommend this school to anyone.
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This college is very small, yet so diverse. The teachers are so helpful, and the classes tend to be a decent size. There is a diverse amount of classes available, and there is even an outdoor adventure program that allows students to rent, and encourage going out into the outdoors. This college is great for anyone interested in all the basic majors & minors, as well as outdoor recs. The campus is beautiful. The students are usually engaged throughout the campus, and it definitely feels like home.
It is a small, quaint college. The access to food and drinks is available breakfast, lunch, and dinner. The faculty members are extremely helpful and patient. They are also very nice. The online facets of the school are set up well so we students do not have trouble accessing course materials and submitting due assignments. The bookstore has several versions of required reading materials along with leisurely reading materials. Clothing and snacks are available there as well. Purchases can be made with cash or credit, or digital money on any one student's account. Diversity is also a large concern with the school. Many students from many backgrounds attend Eastern Oregon University because of the school's persistent work in recruitment.