Dedicated alumni and friends generously commit their time, resources and knowledge to the advancement of the university. Volunteers serve on boards, recruit and mentor students, and act as liaisons, connecting their communities and regions to the exciting things happening on campus.
For more information on volunteering at the University of Oregon, contact Ann Greenfield in the Office of Stewardship and Public Events, 541-346-8048 or firstname.lastname@example.org
The university’s governing body. This 15-member group supervises, coordinates, manages, and regulates the UO, as provided by state statute.
The UO Foundation is a nonprofit corporation responsible for administering private gifts made to further the University's mission. Trustees act as a responsible fiduciary, ensuring management of the Foundation and adhering to practices of good governance.
School and College Advisory Boards
Each of the nine school and colleges are assisted by a volunteer board of alumni and professionals dedicated to the advancement of its respective mission by providing advisory assistance to the dean and faculty and through fundraising efforts.
University of Oregon Ambassadors are former university and foundation trustees, past volunteer board members and donors who help tell the UO story and spread excitement for the university’s goals and pursuits. They stay connected to the university and and lend help and expertise in a variety of volunteer roles across the country.
UO Alumni Association chapters offer an extended network of Ducks throughout the world. Chapters provide local alumni opportunities to connect around engaging and educational programming, fun social activities, and rewarding philanthropic events.
Other Volunteer Opportunities
Museum of Natural and Cultural History
Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art
Oregon Bach Festival
Pine Mountain Observatory
Unpack the Quack