Our Mission
Our Mission
Our mission has remained the same from the beginning: to provide stable financial support for the University while preserving the purchasing power of endowment and trust funds in the future.
Private Gifts
Private Gifts
Since 1922, the University of Oregon Foundation has received, invested, and distributed private gifts to the University, funding student scholarships, faculty support, academic programs, and building improvements. 


to the University of Oregon Foundation

The Foundation, a not-for-profit corporation, is responsible for receiving and administering the thousands of private gifts donated annually to the University of Oregon, and disbursing those funds to the University according to donor intent. 


Planning Ahead: Year-End Giving
From Chief Operating Officer/
Chief Operating Officer
Erika Funk

As the calendar year comes to end, it is a perfect time to consider the University of Oregon in your charitable giving plans. Your generosity has a tremendous impact on the university community of students, faculty and staff, and is greatly appreciated. Gifts to the Foundation support the mission of the University of Oregon for the ultimate benefit of the students.
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Financial Statements

2014-2015 Annual Report Available

Public confidence and private trust are two essential elements for the continued success of the Foundation. We are proud to share our 2014-2015 annual report. In the last fiscal year, the long-term Willamette Investment Pool increased by more than 15 percent, reaching $704 million as of June 30, 2015. Please feel free to view our fiscal year 2014-2015 audited financial statements below.

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Hayward Field

Hayward Field Renovation

Hayward Field, on the University of Oregon campus in Eugene, Oregon, is one of the best known track and field stadiums in the world. After hosting its sixth U.S. Olympic Track and Field Trials in 2016, the historic stadium will undergo a significant renovation. The UO Foundation is managing the year-long construction project, which will respect and honor Hayward Field’s rich past while preparing the venue for the future.

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