Ready, Set, NOW

Ready, Set, NOW

“The campaign strategy is simple — inform and engage. Its theme, Ready, Set, NOW, expresses the principles of preparation, confidence and urgency so critical to advancing the University.”

Learn more about the Ready, Set, NOW Campaign

Deborah Park | Business

“My parents and I decided that I should take financial responsibility for my own education so that I would take it seriously and focus on my studies. Thanks to scholarships, I am mid-way through my bachelor’s degree and remain debt-free.”

Learn more about student scholarships

Sara Gibbs | Biology/Business Double Major

“The new equipment purchased for the science department will have a major impact on my experience as a science major specifically. I am so thankful for the opportunity to have this new equipment available.”

Learn more about Austin Hall improvements

Drake King | Psychology

“I’m a night owl so having access to a 24-hour computer lab means that my roommates can sleep and I can get my work done. I am super pumped!”

Learn more about the Nash Library improvements

Maïtè Miller | Biology

“The recent improvements to campus are bringing the idea of hard work and beauty to life. It’s a special time to be here, knowing that these projects will change the face of USAO for generations to come. ”

Learn more about the Campus Grounds Master Plan

Mo Anderson | USAO Regent & Campaign Chair

“I am thrilled to Chair the Ready, Set, NOW Campaign. There is no doubt in my mind that USAO is a great school and worthy of support. But I also know it will take grit and determination to reach our goals. It will take the entire USAO family!”

Learn more about campaign divisions and leadership

For the Curious Mind

  • Coming Together Park

    Click through for details on USAO's massive "environmental installation" and the campaign.

  • USAO Magazine

    Read our online version of the annual USAO Magazine online now!

  • Te Ata Statue Project

    Alumna Te Ata Fisher took her permanent place on USAO's oval in January. Read more...