The University of Oregon is a beautiful university – I would describe it as a ‘typical American college’ with huge buildings and a massive student union. Although the campus is large and accommodates a vast number of students it is not overwhelmingly so – all of the important buildings are placed close together which gives it the same feel as UEA. The university places a … Continue reading “I found that in the USA I’m a different sort of thinker… my advice would be to take courses you wouldn’t normally do at home.” Sophie at the University of Oregon.
My year abroad has taken place at the University of Oregon, a friendly campus located in the state of Oregon. The University is in the small city of Eugene, which itself is nestled within the Willamette Valley, a vast and beautiful landscape of mountains, forests and rivers. The University boasts a range of facilities and accolades, from the running track used for the latest Olympic try-outs, … Continue reading “My year abroad and being part of the band has given me the chance to meet incredible people, do incredible things and go to incredible places.” Jack at the University of Oregon, USA