Award Overview

PathwayOregon serves Oregon residents who qualify for the Federal Pell Grant and who have recently graduated from Oregon high schools. In addition to taking into account these two factors, the UO considers high school GPA in eligibility decisions. 

Selection Criteria

  • Oregon residency

  • Graduation from an Oregon high school in the last two years

  • Admission as a first-time freshmen

  • A minimum 3.40 cumulative high school grade point average on a 4.00 scale

  • Eligible for a Federal Pell Grant as determined by the FAFSA

Students who earn less than a 3.40 high school GPA but meet all other program eligibility criteria will be considered for the program on a space and funding available basis.

How to Apply

  • Submit the University of Oregon admission application postmarked by January 15.
  • Submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to the federal processor by February 15. List the UO as one of your school choices (Federal School Code 003223).

Learn more about the PathwayOregon team of support and find answers to frequently asked questions.