Take Our Children to Work Day

Date: April 25, 2024

The Take Our Children to Work event at the University of Oregon is back on the Eugene campus.

For many years, the University of Oregon has participated in the national Take Our Daughters And Sons To Work® Day by hosting its own on campus event, which provides an exciting opportunity for employees to share their workplace and the unique university environment with children.

  • Children ages 9 through 13 are eligible to attend and must be accompanied by an adult at all times. 
  • Registration is required, along with completion of a Parent Permission and Liability Release Form.
  • Supervisor approval is required to participate and is based on operational needs of the department
Timeline & Deadlines:
  • March 25: Registration begins
  • April 19: Registration ends
  • April 25: Day of Event
  • May 2: Raffle Entry Deadline
  • May 3: Raffle Winners Announced

Event Overview & Schedule (2023)

8:30 a.m. - Welcome breakfast and check-in

9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. - Gathering and getting organized
Ford Alumni Center Ballroom

Parent/child activity, overview of on-campus destinations to explore the university, raffle prize entry instructions, and an appearance by The Duck.

10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. - Choose your own UO adventure
Explore the Eugene campus at your own pace and preference by 
visiting designated departments and locations to get a glimpse inside unique aspects of the university.

**Please note: Contact and coordinate with your supervisor if you want to visit your department and work space with your child(ren). Arrangements should be discussed and approved in advance.

Questions & Support

Please contact UOFamilies@uoregon.edu with any questions, access needs, or accommodation requests for participating in this program.