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Admitted Students

Next Steps Overview
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Your Countdown Calendar

If you are an Ecampus student, please see Ecampus information instead.

January 2015                                                                         

February 2015

  • 1st: OSU Scholarship Deadline
  • 1st: FAFSA Deadline for Oregon Residents applying for Oregon Opportunity Grant
  • 28th: FAFSA Priority Filing Deadline

March 2015

  • Mid-month: Scholarship award letter mailing begins

April 2015

  • 1st week: Financial Aid begins mailing award letters to new students
  • Submit Health History Forms online
  • Mid-month- Invites for START are mailed (START is OSU's new student advising & registration program)

May 2015

  • 1st: ATD is due (Fall term admits only)
  • 1st: START registration opens
  • 5th: New student room selection priority dates released via lottery system. To be eligible to pick a room, students must: Pay their ATD (Advanced Tuition Deposit), register for summer START orientation, apply for housing by May 1, 2015 and sign their 2015-16 housing and dining contract.

June 2015


  • 1st-30th: New student room selection for students who are part of the room selection lottery
  • 6th: San Francisco, California START
  • 7th: San Francisco, California START
  • 13th:  Honolulu, Hawaii START
  • 12th-16th: All other new OSU students with signed Housing Contracts can select rooms
  • 22nd-23rd: START for 1st year students
  • 25th-26th: START for 1st year students
  • 28th-29th: START for 1st year students.  This program offers a Spanish track (in addition to our regular program) for parents and family members.
  • 30th:  START for transfer students.

July 2015

  • 6th-7th: START for first-year students
  • 9th-10th: START for first-year students
  • 13th-14th: START for first-year students
  • 15th:  START for transfer students
  • 16th-17th: START for first-year students
  • 20th-21st:  START for first-year students
  • 24th: START for transfer students

August 2015

  • 24th-25th: START for first-year students
  • 26th: START for transfer students

September 2015

  • 14th: Financial Aid begins fall term disbursement. Students must have accepted their financial aid awards, be registered for the proper/expected number of credits, and have no outstanding financial aid requirements or holds for the disbursement to occur.
  • 20th: Residence Hall Move-In
  • 21st: If you are unable to attend any of the START sessions during the summer, you will need to attend this session.
  • 21st-23rd: Welcome Week programming
  • 24th: 1st Day of Fall 2015 classes