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Welcome Week

Get to know your new home by participating in a variety of events ranging from the New Student Convocation to ice cream socials, BBQs and more. We're so excited for you to join us!

 

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Oregon State was founded more than 150 years ago as a land grant institution, building on the idea that everybody deserves access to an education that transforms their lives. Yours could be next.

Adapting to today’s challenges, we continue to deliver innovative, high-quality courses and programs. We put the safety and success of our community as our top priority. As Oregon’s largest university, we draw people from all 50 states and more than 100 countries. Our mission is constantly evolving to serve all learners.

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With over 200+ academic degree programs Oregon State has a path to the career you always wanted. Find your major.

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