Our programs primarily serve, undergraduate, degree-seeking, Corvallis-based students.

Click the term you plan on entering Oregon State University:

Information for other populations or special circumstances

International Students

Undergraduate degree-seeking international students are invited to attend any of the orientation above for class registration or see this page for more options and information related to International Orientation.

Degree Partnership Students

If you are a current or new Degree Partnership Program student you will need to attend the the orientaiton session for the term that you wish to begin at OSU. If you have any questions regarding this process please contact the New Student Programs & Family outreach office directly at (541) 737-7627.

OSU Cascades Students Transferring to Corvallis Campus

To transfer you need to contact OSU-Cascades Enrollment Services at 541-322-3100 or cascadesadmit@osucascades.edu.  If you will be transferring from OSU Cascades to OSU Corvallis campus for fall or summer 2017 you will need to sign up for a START session in order to register for Fall 2017 classes. If you have less than 36 college credits you will need to sign up for a First-Year START and if you have 36 college credits or more you will need to sign up for a Transfer START.

Post-Bacc Students

If you are a Post-Bacc student we ask that you contact your college advising office directly to receive advising and registration instructions.

Ecampus Students

If you are an e-campus students looking to take only online courses, you are not required to attend an on campus orientaiton. There is an online orientation for e-campus students only.  

Non-Degree Seeking Students

If you are a non-degree seeking students you do not attend an orientaition and can register for courses without seeing an advisor.

Graduate Students

Our orientation (START, winter/spring term) is for undergraduate students only. Please contact the Graduate School for program specific orientation sessions.