OREGON STATE UNIVERSITY
Weatherford Hall

Weatherford Residential College is home to the Austin Entrepreneurship Program (AEP), and 290 students interested in leadership, professional development, innovation, and entrepreneurship.

Weatherford Hall

Weatherford Residential College is home to the Austin Entrepreneurship Program (AEP), and 290 students interested in leadership, professional development, innovation, and entrepreneurship.  Weatherford is 5 floors.

Weatherford Residential College has a resident director, 8 resident assistants and a faculty in residence from the College of Business. Weatherford also houses a café, service center, entrepreneurial library and two classrooms. Weatherford is co-ed by neighbor, with men's and women's bathrooms throughout the floors.

By applying to live in Weatherford you are adding value to your personal and professional development and investing in your future. As part of the largest residential entrepreneurship program in the country, you will gain unique access to the following benefits:

  • B-Engaged course
  • BA 160 Series
  • Close to the Customer (C2C) Project
  • Faculty-in-Residence
  • Senior Executive and Entrepreneur Dinners, Coffees, Fireside Chats
  • E-Challenge and Social Venture competitions
  • Incubator Space (mini-labs) to Develop Your Business Idea
  • Austin Lab
  • Garage Makerspace
  • Students in Free Enterprise (SIFE)
  • Enactus (Social Entrepreneurship Club) and Entrepreneurship Club
  • Contribute to Teams Working to Commercialize OSU Research
  • Professional Development including Social Networking Seminars

Commitment To Participate

By selecting to live in Weatherford Residential College, you are making a commitment to participate in the experiential learning activities delivered through the Austin Entrepreneurship Program.

Please note that for 2014-2015 there is a $331 academic fee per term, assessed as part of your housing rate, for the College of Business, Austin Entrepreneurship Program (AEP). Financial aid toward the AEP fee may be available for qualified Weatherford Residential College students:

Scholarships applications will made available during Fall term to all Weatherford residents.  Scholarships will be based on students: 1) Weatherford residency 2) Active engagement with the Austin Entrepreneurship Program 3) Financial need.  AEP will determine need-based awards and verify residency in Weatherford. AEP will provide College of Business and Financial Aid Department the awardees and scholarship amounts. Contact the AEP Office for any inquiries. This fee may increase slightly for the 2013 – 2014 academic year.

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Amenities & Services

  • High-Speed Internet
  • Modular Furniture
  • Extra-long beds (36"x80")
  • Loft kits available on first come first served basis
  • Laundry Facilities (Unlimited use for residents)
  • Elevator
  • Mail delivered directly to Weatherford Service Center (541-713-5109)
  • Wheel-chair accessible facilities
  • Austin Entrepreneurship Program
  • Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Certified Building
  • Home to Bing's Cafe

Featured Accessibility Options 

  • Select rooms with ADA Strobes
  • Accessible room with private bathroom available on the ground floor
  • Large kitchen available for resident use
  • Select number of rooms with accessible furniture
  • Rooms available on the ground/first floor

Floor Plans & Views

weatherford-plans

Room Plans

Weatherford room plan

Standard Single: Approx. 116 square ft. (8ft, 8in x 13ft, 6 in)
Standard Double: Approx. 150 square ft. (11ft, 2in x 13ft, 6in)
Ceilings range from 10 - 12 ft