Archive for the ‘Admission Applications’ Category

2015 Updates

Friday, September 11th, 2015

As we begin the new school year and a new round of prospective student admissions, we’d like to provide you with a few updates. Visit our counselor site at for updates on: – New application fee waiver policy – SAT policy in preparation for the new, re-designed SAT – Math placement and Smarter Balance […]

Apply early, apply late

Tuesday, July 21st, 2015

The Fall 2016 admissions application is now available for domestic undergraduates. Applying ensures adequate time to pursue scholarships and aid and to explore OSU to see if it is the right fit for you. Getting started on an application also allows you to preview our Insight Resume questions and the University Honors College essay prompt […]

New Admission Policy and Selection Process

Friday, September 6th, 2013

Let me take this opportunity to thank you for being a great partner in helping students find their appropriate college destination.  We greatly value your work and, as well, your continued support of Oregon State University. Oregon State students enjoy a quality university experience, one that emphasizes research and internships within a vibrant traditional collegiate […]

Application fee to be $60 beginning this fall

Monday, July 22nd, 2013

In an effort to keep up with processing costs, the application fee for domestic undergraduate admission will be $60. If you have a student that qualifies for our fee deferral, you can find the process for that here.   -bv

Gov. Kitzhaber signs Oregon Tuition Equity Bill (HB 2787) into law. Oregon State prepared to process students for fall term 2013.

Tuesday, April 2nd, 2013

With the passage of HB 2787, the Office of Admissions is prepared to assist and process students that believe they qualify for in-state tuition under this bill.  We encourage interested students, parents and high school counselors to visit to learn more about what steps they can take for consideration for fall term 2013 at […]

Tuition Equity (HB 2787)

Friday, March 22nd, 2013

Yesterday the Oregon Senate voted to pass HB 2787 (known as the Tuition Equity bill). In anticipation of the eventual passage of Oregon House Bill 2787, I want you to know that we have been meeting to iron out the processing implications of this new and exciting legislation. As soon as Governor Kitzhaber signs the […]

UHC to extend early admission deadline due to Hurricane Sandy

Thursday, November 1st, 2012

For those students affected by Hurricane Sandy, the University Honors College (UHC) is extending their early application deadline. Please contact the UHC to discuss your situation and necessary accommodations. If you were impacted by hurricane Sandy and were unable to apply to the UHC by the Nov. 1st early round deadline, please contact our office […]

What’s next for Fall 2012

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2012

We hope that you’ve survived the madhouse of college applications, anxious parents and stressed out students. Thank you for your continued support and promotion of Oregon State! Below are few updates and reminders about Oregon State to help you work with students. Fall 2012 Applications One of the biggest questions we field this time of […]

OSU’s Fee Deferral process

Tuesday, November 22nd, 2011

While this is not new news, it is always good to review before the crush of the application cycle hits. From the Admissions Blog: Step 1, determine whether or not you’re eligible: Applicants seeking admission off of their high school record must meet one or more of the following: 1. Student is now eligible for, […]