Welcome to the Office of the Dean of Student Life!
We are honored and excited to serve you, as you continue on your journey of personal and professional development. Our vision is to sustain the academic mission of Oregon State University by creating, nurturing, and sustaining a campus environment that supports student success. With programs and services that have special focus on student development, The Office of the Dean of Student Life is committed to building a campus community that brings learning and self-discovery to the forefront of a student's experience at Oregon State University, so that we may prepare the next generation of global citizen-scholars with the ability to make positive transformation in society.
Here at Oregon State University, you have the opportunity to unfold into your best self. There are many educators who have dedicated their own careers to your success, so I encourage you to connect with all of the support systems that are here for you.
You are now a part of a legacy of excellence, and I wish you success on this journey.
Hi all! My name is Callie Forrest and I am a junior in the Human Development and Family Sciences program, with an option in Human Services here at OSU. I grew up in a rural coastal town in northern California called Fortuna. I graduated high school in 2010 and came here to OSU. I am… Continue reading →Read full story.
Hey OSU!! My name is Evan Oglevie and I am a first-year graduate student in the College Student Services Administration (CSSA) program here at Oregon State University (OSU). I am originally from Colorado and lived in the state my entire life until moving out to Oregon this last August to attend graduate school. My childhood… Continue reading →Read full story.
Kayleen Salchenberg’s Bio: I am from Salem, Oregon (born and raised) and traveled all the way to Corvallis, Oregon for my undergraduate degree in 2005. My path WAS going to be nursing and after a couple study abroad trips I decided to major in Spanish before my luxurious career as a nurse. Following four very… Continue reading →Read full story.
Hello! My name is Miguel Arellano. I graduated from Oregon State University (OSU) in 2012. As an undergrad I was extremely involved in student led organizations. I held multiple student staff positions that introduced me to the great field of student affairs. I worked in Student Leadership and Involvement, advising and supporting OSU student organizations.… Continue reading →Read full story.
Hello Fellow Beavers and Beaver Fans. I am excited to once again be a part of the DOSL Team. This quarter, I will be working as part of the CSSA Transitions team to assist the incoming CSSA Cohort with their transition into the Program. Specifically, I will be working on the 2013 CSSA Cohort Facebook… Continue reading →Read full story.