900 State Street
Salem OR 97301
At Willamette University professors inspire students to examine issues critically think creatively and act effectively. By leveraging its collaborative community and Pacific Northwest location Willamette challenges students to transform knowledge into action which it holds as the foundation of a successful career and a meaningful life. Willamette educates 2800 students in an undergraduate college of liberal arts and graduate schools of law and management. The popular guide “Colleges That Change Lives” recognizes Willamette as one of 40 schools where students experience rich intellectual and personal growth thanks to dedicated professors and lively diverse experiences in and out of the classroom. Willamette is across the street from the Oregon State Capitol providing more direct access to state policymaking than any college or university in the Pacific Northwest. Willamette owns the 305-acre Zena Forest an outdoor learning laboratory that offers numerous opportunities to tie the local landscape to sustainability and academic exploration.