Welcome to the Department of Food Science and Technology

The Department of Food Science and Technology at Oregon State University is one of the nation’s oldest establishedFST Cherry logo with phrase Taste Your Success! programs. With world-class faculty, research and facilities, we prepare students to be industry leaders.

Our department is a key player in OSU’s drive to build healthy communities, a sustainable planet and a thriving economy.

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National Get Outdoors Day

The third annual National Get Outdoors Day event will be held on Saturday May 30th, 2015 from 10:00am-3:00pm at Peavy Arboretum.  This free event is hosted by OSU


Time To Market Trade Show

Don't miss this chance to sample and buy the latest food products ranging from creative condiments, gluten-free goodies, delectable delights and savory tasty treats for your taste buds.

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News and Announcements

OSU News Release

OSU Board of Trustees sets operating budget, presidential policy and agreement

May 29, 2015
The OSU Board of Trustees on Friday approved an operating budget of $1.1 billion for 2015-16 and a presidential employment agreement and assessment policy.… Read full story.

Family Firm Institute honors OSU’s Austin Family Business Program with award

May 28, 2015
The Austin Family Business Program in Oregon State University’s College of Business has been selected as the 2015 recipient of the Family Firm Institute’s Interdisciplinary Achievement Award.… Read full story.