UO Summer Session

Central Oregon

The University of Oregon offers a variety of outreach programs in Central Oregon, including professional development, lifelong learning, and research facilities.

Visit the UO Bend Center at The Duck Store in the Bend River Plaza, at the intersection of U.S. 97 and Bend River Mall Drive. Driving directions available here.

Summer is a great time to visit the Pine Mountain Observatory, the UO’s astronomical observatory in Central Oregon. Located 34 miles southeast of Bend, the observatory sits at an elevation of 6,300 feet and is open to the public on Friday and Saturday evenings. Come see a different face of the University of Oregon!

Central and eastern Oregon are home to several field schools and outdoor programs including the Northern Great Basin Prehistory Project Archaeology Field School.

Are you 50 or better? Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) in Central Oregon is an intellectual and social community for engaged adult learners. Visit their website for class and membership information.