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Admissions Blog

2016 Commencement Speaker – Juan Felipe Herrera

Feb 19, 2016

The Oregon State University 2016 Commencement Speaker and Honorary Doctorate has been announced as Juan Felipe Herrera! Herrera was appointed the 21st United States Poet Laureate and the first Mexican American to hold this position. Herrera is the author of thirty books, including collections of poetry, prose, short stories, young adult novels and picture books […] Read full story.

Priority Deadline February 1

Jan 13, 2016

Priority application deadline for Fall 2016 is February 1st! You have until February 12th to get all supporting documents in. Applicants who do not meet this deadline will be considered admission on a space-availability basis. A complete application consists of the application, fee, and all required support documents (i.e. transcripts, test scores, citizenship documents, etc. This is also […] Read full story.

Corvallis #7 Best College Town in America

Dec 15, 2015

The American Institute for Economic Research published their AIER College Destinations Index for 2016. The rankings are calculated using 11 criteria including culture, economic activity, and cost of rent. Corvallis, home to Oregon State University, ranked #7 among college towns in the US. Corvallis was ranked #1 for College Education and STEM (Science Technology Engineering Math). Go […] Read full story.

Oregon State Research Record – $308 Million

Sep 8, 2015

Oregon State research reaches record, exceeds $308 million! CORVALLIS, Ore. — Oregon State University research funding reached $308.9 million, its highest level ever, in the fiscal year that ended on June 30. A near doubling of revenues from licensing patented technologies and an 8.5 percent increase in competitive federal funding fueled OSU research on a […] Read full story.

Fall Open House Programs

Aug 31, 2015

School is starting soon and seniors can already apply to Oregon State University. Nothing beats a campus visit to picture yourself a part of Beaver Nation! In addition to our Monday-Friday daily visit options, we have two upcoming open house programs on Friday, October 9th and Saturday, November 14th. Fall Preview | Friday, October 9th […] Read full story.