OREGON STATE UNIVERSITY

Welcome to Beaver Nation!  See the great things your new community is doing.

Business Affairs and Financial Aid and Scholarship offices have tools that can estimate cost of attendance, help you investigate ways to pay for your education, and advise you on important dates and deadlines.

Living on campus provides students with the access to resources and support that lead to greater success during your first year.

Admitted Students

Your Countdown Calendar

January 2015                                                                         

February 2015

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

March 2015

  • Mid-month: Scholarship award letter mailing begins

April 2015

  • 1st week: Financial Aid Award letters are mailed 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
  • 1st: Early Housing Application Deadline and First Day Housing Contracts can be signed

June 2015

  • 1st: Deadline to submit UHDS Housing Contract to be eligible for first-round room assignments
  • 2nd- 11th: Students who are part of academic living-learning communities can select their rooms (details are listed in housing application)
  • 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

  • 1st: Students who apply and complete all essential Housing application steps AFTER May 1 will be assigned housing on a rolling basis based on contract date
  • 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-20th: Financial Aid pays into student accounts. Students MUST have accepted their financial aid packages, registered for at least 12 credits, and have no outstanding financial aid requirements or holds for pay outs 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: CONNECT welcome programming
  • 24th: 1st Day of Fall 2015 classes