College of Design

Adrian Parr, Dean
105 Lawrence Hall

A unique academic ecosystem, the College of Design includes not only creative practitioners—artists, architects, and designers—but also social scientists, humanities scholars, engineers, economists, biologists, planners, and policy makers. Using diverse methods, we are asking critical questions and tackling complex problems. The college (founded in 1914 and formerly known as the School of Architecture and Allied Arts) has degree programs in both Eugene and Portland.

The College of Design comprises three schools and one independent department: