• SOU Students:  Do you need birth control?

    SOU Students:  Do you need birth control?

    SOU Students: Do you need birth control?  Do you have enough pills/condoms/rings for the summer?  Do you need emergency contraception? Are you considering getting a longer acting birth control such as an IUD or Nexplanon? The SOU Student Health and Wellness Center (SHWC) is OPEN and happy to help find the right contraception for you or to refill your current birth control method.    Your visit will begin as a remote/video visit then may be scheduled in-person if needed.  The SHWC can even mail birth control pills to you if you are not living locally.  Most of the students at SOU

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  • Left Edge Percussion performs “Quintic” *Virtual Premiere*

    Left Edge Percussion performs “Quintic” *Virtual Premiere*

    This a free virtual event, the performance will premiere Thursday, May 28 at 7:30 pmon this channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCf_UqkkG53MS5_st4-7P-Mg Left Edge Percussion presents the video premiere of Josh Gottry’s Quintic – the winning composition from the 2020 Left Edge Percussion Composition Competition. Quintic was selected from 83 competition entries, coming from 18 countries on five continents! Originally to be premiered on our spring SOU Percussion Ensembles concert with Gottry in residence, the live premiere has been moved to October 10. At the originally scheduled date/time, Left Edge Percussion will release, through the Oregon Center for the Arts YouTube Channel, the socially-distanced video

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  • ES 199 - Sustainable Food Systems: The Harvest

    ES 199 - Sustainable Food Systems: The Harvest

    A field course designed for students from all majors to learn more about farming and gardening. This hands-on farm-based course explores the basics of the food system with a specific focus on sustainability. We explore all aspects of the food system including gardening, farming, and culinary arts. The fall course focuses on harvesting and food preservation. All courses are taught at The Farm at SOU. The course won’t have much in the way of reading or writing....it is really about growing your own food....and of course eating great food! For more details and to register today go to https://inside.sou.edu/schedule/schedule.html Fall

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  • Win Amazon Gift Cards or a Parking Pass for the 2020-2021 School Year!

    Win Amazon Gift Cards or a Parking Pass for the 2020-2021 School Year!

    Do you want a chance to win FREE money or a 2020 - 2021 parking pass? Download the Navigate Student App to enter for your chance to win an Amazon gift card! Already have the app? Then you’re already in! Get Navigate Student from the App Store or Google Play to receive important reminders concerning university dates, connect with your advisor and professors, and win! The Navigate Student app will enable you to receive important reminders concerning university dates, form study groups, view your class schedule, and connect with your advisor or professors. This app is useful and very easy to

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  • Community Food Assistance

    Community Food Assistance

    As spring term continues with remote learning, the SOU Student Food Pantry and Stevenson Union building will remain closed in order to reduce risk of transmission of the novel Coronavirus. ***Students facing immediate barriers to accessing food are encouraged to submit a CARES report and someone from the Office of the Dean of Students will follow-up to identify ways to support the student in need.*** Community Food Assistance Students facing food insecurity are encouraged to access resources in the community and valley to supplement their nutrition. The Offices of Student Life and the Dean of Students are committed to ensuring

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  • Student Input Needed on New International Programs

    Student Input Needed on New International Programs

    Which destinations would you like to see represented in our direct exchange portfolio? SOU’s direct exchanges allow students to pay SOU tuition and fees while studying abroad for a semester or year, which can be one of the most affordable ways of adding an international component to your SOU degree! As we look ahead to expanding our exchange opportunities, we want to hear directly from you which countries or regions you’d like to see join the direct exchange portfolio. Take our 4 question survey to let us know which locations would best serve the wants and needs of our SOU

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  • Preserves - Let’s Get Our Jam On!

    Preserves - Let’s Get Our Jam On!

    We at The Student Sustainability Center wanted to give you a head's up about the topics we will be covering during our bi-weekly Preserves -Let's Get Our Jam On! Hope you can join us each Thursday at 5pm!  Zoom Link: https://zoom.us/j/242392677?pwd=amJtRmRYdG03Zlh3S0xGZDhsS0tzdz09Meeting ID: 242 392 677  Password: 085581   Topics:4-30   How To: Starting Seed's5-14   Eco Fascism5-28   Crafts6-11   Mindfulness during Covid 

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  • The Student Health & Wellness Center is Open

    The Student Health & Wellness Center is Open

    We want to remind you that the SHWC is here for you even if you are not physically on campus. We will continue to provide medical, psychiatric, counseling and mental health urgent services using telehealth (phone and Zoom appointments).  Hours of Operation: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday &  Friday 8am-5pmWednesday 9am-5pm Students must call (541) 552-6136 to schedule a telehealth appointment with a medical or mental health provider.

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  • SOU takes steps to protect campus, slow virus spread

    SOU takes steps to protect campus, slow virus spread

    Southern Oregon University continues to both anticipate and react to challenges in the global COVID-19 outbreak, implementing a variety of new measures this week to protect the health and well-being of the campus community and enable continuity in academic and student support programs. The SOU campus remains open and active even as students, faculty and staff adapt to measures that will reduce their risk of contracting the virus. Information and resources to help campus community members navigate the outbreak are available on the university’s COVID-19 website (sou.edu/campus/notifications/). SOU President Linda Schott announced the newest steps on Thursday to prepare for

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