Women’s Center Hours

Monday–Friday: 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

A Resourceful Space

The Women's Center is here to advocate for the best educational and working environment for all genders at the university. We accomplish this by fostering your personal growth and working toward societal change and community understanding. Our office provides a variety of resources such as work, lounge, and meeting spaces, a lactation room and toys for children, a lending library with over 2,000 volumes, and computer and printing capabilities. We seek the advancement of women and people of all genders through activism, leadership, and empowerment.


Resources

Scholarships and Financial Aid

There are a variety of resources available to help support you financially through your college experience. If you are looking to apply for scholarships or have questions about what kinds of financial aid you can receive, please explore these resources.


Support

We want you to have a truly exceptional college experience. In order to do that, we have resources to help you through whatever types of challenges you might face. As a part of our community, you are important and we want you to have the support that is best for you.


Prevention Resources

As Ducks, it is important that we do our best to have healthy relationships. That can mean knowing how to ask and give consent or be there to support a friend. Our resources can help you get connected with information and services to build healthy relationships and feel safe around campus.


Child Care and Lactation Stations On Campus

If you are a parent as well as a student, we have resources to help you. You may be eligible to receive financial support for child care, and our work-life resources might be beneficial to you. There are also a number of lactation stations around campus for your convenience.


Events

Jan 29
All Sizes Fit Art Recruitment12:00 a.m.

All Sizes Fit is a positive body image campaign that aims to increase body positivity and decrease the social pressures associated with obtaining an "ideal body." All...
January 1 2019–February 17 2020
University Health & Counseling Center, 201

All Sizes Fit is a positive body image campaign that aims to increase body positivity and decrease the social pressures associated with obtaining an "ideal body." All Sizes Fit focuses on three principles:

Attention: Be in touch with your body and its signals. Your body is excellent at regulating and letting you know what it needs in order to perform optimally.
Appreciation: Appreciate everything your body allows you to do and the pleasure it provides. It is because of your body that you can engage in the activities you love and enjoy what life has to offer.
Acceptance: Accept all the assets you have rather than longing for what you do not. Much of your body composition is predetermined by your genetics.

All entries due by Monday, February 17, 2020. After we receive your piece we will send another form for you to complete where you can share more about your piece (e.g. title, artist statement, etc.)

https://oregon.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_0Gj2ScYNXMI7EdD

1st Place Prize: $100 Duck Store Gift Certificate
2nd Place Prize: $75 Duck Store Gift Certificate
3rd Place Prize: $50 Duck Store Gift Certificate
Honorable Mentions (10): $10 Duck Store Gift Certificates

For any questions please contact Suzie Stadelman at sstadelm@uoregon.edu

We will accept entries from non-UO students, but only current UO students are eligible to win prizes. All entries will be screened to make sure they don't contain triggering or inappropriate imagery.

Feb 1
Womxn of Color Symposium10:00 a.m.

A resorative healing event open to all Womxn of Color students. Offered in conjunction with the Allyship Symposium. Lunch included.
February 1 10:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Many Nations Longhouse

A resorative healing event open to all Womxn of Color students. Offered in conjunction with the Allyship Symposium.

Lunch included.

Feb 1
Allyship Symposium11:00 a.m.

In tandem with the Womxn of Color Symposium - An event for students of any gender who do not identify as Womxn of Color, to learn how to best support and be Allies to Womxn of...
February 1 11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
Erb Memorial Union (EMU), 023 Lease Crutcher Lewis

In tandem with the Womxn of Color Symposium - An event for students of any gender who do not identify as Womxn of Color, to learn how to best support and be Allies to Womxn of Color.

Lunch included.

Contact Us

 
Fatima Roohi Pervaiz
Director, UO Women's Center

 
Karyn Schultz
Administrative Program Assistant, UO Women's Center