COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Information

As the coronavirus situation continues to develop globally, the UO is actively monitoring updates from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the World Health Organization. The Office of the Provost and Academic Council are working to support faculty, staff, and students as the situation continues to evolve.


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Academic Leadership for Oregon

The Office of the Provost (OtP) is responsible for carrying out the academic mission of the University of Oregon. In doing so, the office works closely with faculty and staff to enhance academic excellence, student success, and the UO’s overall academic profile.

Led by Provost Patrick C. Phillips, OtP is a dynamic office that leads and manages a variety of initiatives, processes, and services.


The Office of the Provost is committed to supporting faculty success in a culture of inclusive excellence grounded by the pillars of teaching, leadership, research, and mentorship.

Provost's Updates

President Schill and Provost Phillips shared a message with faculty announcing Tim Gleason's retirement and an internal search for the next UO Faculty Athletics Representative.

May 6, 2021 - Provost and Senior Vice President Patrick Phillips discussed the announcement of the Fall term 2021 class schedule.

April 14, 2021 – Provost and Senior Vice President Patrick Phillips shared a message with faculty, staff, and graduate employees recommitting to making the UO an anti-racist institution and a better place for all people.

More Provost's Updates

Workshops & Events

There are no upcoming dates or deadlines at this time

Additional workshops & events