• students rush the Quad during the Opening Days Kick-off event

    Class of 2022 prepares to “make the whole world” their campus

    Willamette community welcomes new students at Opening Days.

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  • Professor Joe Bowersox leads a group of students through the woods at Willamette's Zena campus.

    Students, alumni enjoy music, art and more at ZenaFest

    The annual event at Willamette’s rural facility merged creative arts and abundant natural resources.

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    Become a Bearcat

    Start your journey by contacting our admission offices in the College of Liberal Arts, College of Law and Atkinson Graduate School of Management.

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Willamette by the Numbers

What makes Willamette special? Here are some of the many reasons.

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Oregon Professors of the Year since 1990
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Hours of service completed annually
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Student Organizations
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MBA program ranking in Oregon

Not unto ourselves alone are we born

Our motto inspires students, faculty and alumni to lead lives of achievement and meaning.

Everyone running in Red Light/Green Light

On campus

Take your pick from over 100 student organizations, collaborate with professors on real-world research and explore your next steps with our graduate programs.
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In the world

You can study abroad, intern at the State Capitol or go on to careers that could change or even save lives. Plus, you become part of a global network of Bearcats.
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