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. 

Welcome

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. 

News

UO Foundation endowment performance ranks in top quartile
EUGENE, Ore. – (Feb. 5, 2014) The University of Oregon Foundation’s strong endowment performance has earned a top-quartile ranking from the National Association of College and Business Officers (NACUBO). In a survey of more than 800 participants, the Foundation’s 13.8 percent annualized rate of return placed it in the top 16th percentile of all universities. The Foundation’s 10-year performance (7.9 percent) also garnered a top-quartile ranking.
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Financial Statements

2012-2013 Audited Financial Statements Available
Public confidence and private trust are two essential elements for the continued success of the Foundation. With that in mind, the Foundation maintains the confidentiality of its donors while making the Audited Financial Statements available for public viewing.
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Cornerstones

Trustee Spotlight: Cheryl Perrin
After 10 years as a University of Oregon Foundation Trustee, Cheryl Perrin will return to Eugene for her final board meeting this spring.

“As I drive east on Franklin Blvd to the University of Oregon Foundation Board meetings, my mind invariably returns back to the halcyon days of my youth, when I first discovered the magic of our beautiful UO campus."
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