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Check out the list of notable University Of Oregon alumni. Some of the notable University Of Oregon students are Chuck Palahniuk, Phil Knight, Ken Kesey, Bill Bowerman and Ben Hogan.

To graduate from the ‘University of Oregon’ is the dream of every other child in world who wants to make it big in life. The foundation for this beautiful institution was laid in 1876 in Eugene, Oregon over a huge 295-acre of land. With over 316 graduate and undergraduate programs to offer the ‘University of Oregon’ is by far one of the most sought after institutions of the world. Apart from plain education, this university also has a fantastic athletic team who are fondly addressed as the, ‘Oregon Ducks’. With over 18 teams, this lot is the best known for football and the track sport events. This institution is a perfect mix between offering exceptionally excellent form of education along with lots of sports. With just 155 students and 5 faculties this institution has grown by leaps and bounds, to becoming a place that every student aspires to graduate from. This institution has actually had a slow climb from just 5 students graduating in the first year of its inception to thousands in today’s day and age. There are some really notable alumnus of this institution some of them being, businessman Phil Knight, the legendary runner, Steve Prefontaine and the famous television personality, Ann Curry among the many others. These personalities have made sure that they have upheld the name of the institution they have passed out from and make a name for themselves too.
Chuck Palahniuk Chuck Palahniuk
(Novelist & Journalist)

21 February 1962

Pasco, Washington

American

Pisces

Phil KnightPhil Knight
(Co-founder of Nike, Inc.)

24 February 1938

Portland

American

Pisces

Ken KeseyKen Kesey

17 September 1935

10 November 2001

La Junta

American

Virgo

Bill BowermanBill Bowerman
(Co-founder of Nike, Inc.)

19 February 1911

24 December 1999

Portland, Oregon, U.S.

American

Aquarius

Ben HoganBen Hogan

13 August 1912

25 July 1997

Texas

American

Leo

Paul Simon Paul Simon (Politician)
(Senator from Illinois)

29 November 1928

09 December 2003

Eugene

American

Sagittarius

Walter Houser BrattainWalter Houser Brattain
(Physicist)

10 February 1902

13 October 1987

Xiamen, Fujian, China

American

Aquarius

William P. MurphyWilliam P. Murphy
(Physician)

06 February 1892

09 October 1987

Stoughton

American

Aquarius

John MaddenJohn Madden

10 April 1936

Austin

American

Aries

Steve PrefontaineSteve Prefontaine

25 January 1951

30 May 1975

Coos Bay

American

Aquarius

Douglas HofstadterDouglas Hofstadter

15 February 1945

New York City

American

Aquarius

Howard HessemanHoward Hesseman

27 February 1940

Lebanon

American

Pisces

Ann CurryAnn Curry

19 November 1956

Guam

American

Scorpio

Stephen J. CannellStephen J. Cannell

05 February 1941

30 September 2010

Los Angeles

American

Aquarius

Aaron BrooksAaron Brooks

14 January 1985

Seattle

American

Capricorn

Kenneth Elton KeseyKenneth Elton Kesey

17 September 1935

10 November 2001

La Junta

American

Virgo

Steve Roland  PrefontaineSteve Roland Prefontaine

25 January 1951

30 May 1975

Coos Bay

American

Aquarius

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