Pre-College Day

May 26, 2022 from 9:30am - 12:00pm 

The University of Oregon’s Undergraduate Research Symposium is honored to invite high school students, teachers and classrooms, from local and beyond locations, to join our In Person event featuring college students as they share their college experiences through specialized campus tours, lab demonstrations, and poster presentations. 

This year Pre-College Day is on May 26, 2022. Event is hosted by the University of Oregon's Undergraduate Research Symposium, the Summer Academy to Inspire Learning (SAIL) program, and Orientation programs. For More Information Contact SAIL Program:    

Chaperone Information



Students, teachers, classrooms, parents, and guests. Join our college students as they spend a day with YOU sharing their college experiences through panels, lab tours, demo's, and Q & A. Discover:

  • What are college classes really like?
  • What to expect in different majors?
  • What kind of job opportunities you can expect from each major?
  • How to get involved in undergraduate research?


Custom campus tour including Admissions Information 

Hear about what college classes are really like 

What to expect in different majors

What is undergraduate research about 

Raffles and prizes! 

Students at table looking at data on computer screens
Oral Presentations at the Undergraduate Symposium
UO undergraduate research in sciences and humanities
Welcome FIGs


View the YouTube Livestream here: UO Undergraduate Research Symposium Channel  

TIME events
9:30–9:50 a.m.

Kick-Off: Erb Memorial Union 214 Redwood Auditorium

College students share varied academic areas and how they are involved in research.


Campus Tour led by college student showcasing Vizlab, Maker Space, faculty labs, classrooms, Erb Memorial Union, residential halls, and more. 

Explore the Undergraduate Research Symposium event featuring college student research and majors spanning every topic you can imagine, art installations, science demonstrations, film screenings, poetry, and spoken word, music, dance, and theater performances. 

12:00pm School groups may depart, or find a place to enjoy lunch on their own while visiting the university of Oregon’s beautiful campus. 

Interactive Booklet (English)

Interactive Booklet (Español)