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UO Outdoor Program

Core Purpose: “To inspire learning through student-powered outdoor adventure.” 

The Core Values of the Outdoor Program are: Adventure, Active Lives, Community, Environmental Stewardship, Cooperative, and Student Empowerment.

Rental Barn Hours

Monday-Wednesday 12 PM – 5 PM

Thursday-Friday 12 PM – 6 PM

Saturday 9 AM – 12 PM

Sunday closed

Contact Info

OP Office (541) 346-4365

OP Barn/Rentals (541)346-4371

Email: opwww [at] uoregon [dot] edu

Location: OP Office is in the basement of the EMU; OP Barn (Rental & Trip Facility) is on the NE corner of 18th and University streets.


Annual Events

  • Banff Mountain Film Fest
  • Outdoor Photo Contest
  • Wild and Scenic Film Fest


The OP provides a wide range of information, gear rentals, resources, trips, events and clinics, as well as a bike events, loans, and self-service maintenance shop- all our activities and resources reflect our philosophy. All University of Oregon students are members of the Outdoor Program. If you’re not a student at the UO, you can still participate in OP trips and events by paying just $15 a year.