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Put yourself out there.                                                                                                                                                   OREGON STATE

                                                                                                                                                                                  STUDENT PROFILE

        Bet you didn’t know there is only one species of beaver in

        the whole U.S. You’d never know it at Oregon State. Here,                                                                                                                 Fall 2017 enrollment summary
        you can be who you are and explore who you want to be. This                                                                                                               TOTAL STUDENTS

        community will welcome you, support you and celebrate you.                                                                                                                30,896

        Wherever you come from, wherever you’re going, we’ll                                                                                                                      OREGON STUDENTS
        always call you a Beav.
                                                                                                                                                                                  17,823 (58%)

                                                                                                                                                                                  NONRESIDENT STUDENTS

                                                                                                                                                                                  INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS
                                                                                                                                                                                  3,556 (12%)

                                                                                                                                                                                  UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS

                                                                                                                                                                                  25,838 (84%)

                                                                                                                                                                                  MEN                      WOMEN

                                                                                                                                                                                  53%                      47%
        Some of the best student
        resources are our students.                                                                                                                                               STUDENTS OF COLOR

        Students like Jalen Malik Ladd, for one. Jalen specializes                                                                                                                7,660 (25%)
        in getting lost students unlost. As a peer ambassador, he
        connects students to advisors, the Student Experience                                                                                                                     FIRST-GENERATION STUDENTS
        Center and first-year workshops. If you have a question,
        he has an answer or can send you to someone who does.                                                                                                                     5,939 (23%)
        “It’s always rewarding to see those people and be able to
        just grab them and ground them,” he says. “It’s OK. I’m
        here. You’re here. We’ll both make it through!”                                                                                                                           FRESHMEN AVERAGE HIGH SCHOOL GPA
        Jalen hasn’t just connected other students to Oregon                                                                                                                      3.63
        State’s many resources, he’s also used them. During a
        study abroad experience in Australia, he met people from
        around the globe, fed wild kangaroos and went scuba                                                                                                                       MEAN SAT/ACT COMPOSITE SCORE
        diving in the Great Barrier Reef. And he’s made career
        connections to land his dream job as a designer of high-                                                                                                                  1182/24.9
        performance footwear.
        On this campus, every student is a potential connection.                                                                                                                  HONORS COLLEGE STUDENTS
        And the more connections you make, the more
        extraordinary experiences you’ll have at Oregon State.                                                                                                                    1,187
        Jalen Malik Ladd ’17
        Kinesiology | College of Public Health and                                                                                                                                STATES REPRESENTED
        Human Sciences
        Innovation Management | College of Business                                                                                                                               50

                                                                                                                                                                                  COUNTRIES REPRESENTED


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