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    Inside the ‘Battle Lab’

    Assistant Professor of Chemistry Cooper Battle and students are researching a new way to find cancer.

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    Chasing down a childhood dream

    Willamette’s outstanding sciences led Sarah Pope ’13 to a biodiversity hotspot in South Africa and empowered her to realize her dream of becoming a veterinarian. 

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    Become a Bearcat

    Start your journey by contacting our admission offices in the College of Liberal Arts, College of Law or 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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Students who receive financial aid
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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.

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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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