Artist rendering of SW corner of Knight Campus Building 2


Inspired by Science

Designed by Portland-based ZGF Architects, Knight Campus Building 2 will double the Knight Campus’ capacity for research and development of new biomedical technologies with additional room for its expanding academic programs.


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Building 2 Revealed

From a new core facility to an innovation center to a student maker space, Knight Campus Building 2 is infused with science and innovation

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This is the Way

BioE students organize 'May the 4th Be With You' science outreach event at Spanish-immersion elementary school

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The Phil and Penny Knight Campus for Accelerating Scientific Impact is a campus designed to accelerate the cycle of moving discoveries to impacts for the greater good. Rooted in the University of Oregon’s 60-year history of interdisciplinary collaboration, it is training new generations of scientists, forging tighter ties with industry and entrepreneurs, and creating new opportunities for graduate and undergraduate students.

What's New at the Knight Campus

Video of Knight Campus Building 2 Reveal event features artist renderings and virtual fly-throughs highlighting design aspects
The Department of Bioengineering hosted a four-part Career Exploration Workshop Series spring term, concluding with a networking panel featuring industry and national lab experts from across the country on May 18.
This fifth cohort reflects Knight Campus’ strong support for Oregon residents and for women in STEM. Sixty percent of the 2023 cohort is female and fifty percent of students are graduates of Oregon high schools. Additionally, half of this year’s group represent people of color as well as people who identify as more than one racial or ethnic group.
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The Wu Tsai Human Performance Alliance at Oregon Based in the Knight Campus

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The Knight Campus Strategic Plan

The plan lays out key priorities and areas of scientific focus, outlining the ideological foundation of the Knight Campus in detail.

View the Strategic Plan