Southern Oregon University

Ashland, Oregon

Basic School Info

  • Located in Ashland, Oregon
  • Campus Size is 175 Acres
  • Founded in 1926
  • Is not Religiously Affiliated
  • Offers a variety of digital arts programs including Animation, 3D Modeling, and Graphic Design. They specialize in Liberal Arts, Sciences, Select Graduate and Professional Programs, etc.
  • Tuition ( W/ Room * Board $20,178 for Fall, Winter, and Spring terms.)
  • B+ Average Student SAT Score of 800-1600, ACT Score was not listed
  • Acceptance Rate: 75% (Competitive Environment)
  • Student-Faculty Ratio: 21:1
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate: 23%
  • 5,913 Students
  • Offers Health Insurance
  • Typical Class Size is 50 Students or Less
  • Gives Students Advice on Financial Aid

Location Information

Fun Activities in Ashland, Oregon

  • Visit Lithia Park
  • Boat Tours
  • Wine Tours & Tasting
  • Brewery Tours
  • River Rafting & Tubing
  • Theater & Performances
  • Hands on ScienceWorks Museum
  • Library
  • Mount Ashland
  • Sightseeing Tours


Weather:


  • 19 inches of Rain Yearly
  • 7 inches of Snow Yearly
  • Average of 198 Sunny Days Yearly
  • Average January Low is 29 Degrees Fahrenheit
  • Average July High is 88 Degrees Fahrenheit


Geography:


  • Bear Creek Valley
  • Rogue Valley
  • Ashland Creek
  • Lithia Park
  • Mount Ashland
  • Rogue River
  • Siskiyou Summit
  • Gold Hill

Paying For College

I plan on paying for college through:

  • Financial Aid
  • Scholarships
  • FAFSA; Deadline: June 30th
  • Working part-time

Scholarships I am planning on applying to:

  • Bears Memorial Scholarship
  • Charles & Emma Lou Cooley Memorial
  • Criswell Scholarship
  • Maybe more along the way