We will host START sessions at the locations listed below. These are one-day sessions for first-year or transfer students. These sessions are open to all students, but are specifically targeted towards out-of-state student populations who may not be able to make it to one of the summer START programs in Corvallis.

2019 START on the road locations

Registration for START will open on May 2, 2019

  • Saturday, June 8: near San Jose, California
  • Sunday, June 9: near San Jose, California
  • Saturday, June 15: Honolulu, Hawaii

Program Fees

Due to the unique nature of this program there are some additional costs for attending a START on the road program. These fees help to cover the cost of travel for OSU staff, facility expenses, and catering. The costs are $145.00 for students and $55.00 for each family member.

California Schedule

  • 8:00am-8:45am Check-in & continental breakfast
  • 8:45am Welcome and Introductions
  • 10:00am (students) Advising/Registration begins
  • 10:00am (family) Parents/Family: Supporting your OSU student presentation
  • 12:00 Lunch
  • 1:00 Advising/Registration continues
  • 5:00pm Program concludes

Hawaii Schedule

  • 8:30-9:00am Check-in
  • 9:00am Welcome & Introductions
  • 10am (students) Advising/registration
  • 10am (family) Parent/Family program: Supporting your OSU student
  • 12:30pm Lunch
  • 1:30pm Advising/registration continues
  • 4:00pm Program concludes


Locations for each program is given in the electronic confirmation letter you received upon registration. A confirmation letter was emailed to the student within 24 hours of registering online – the student should check the email they applied to OSU with as well as their ONID email, and check the junk box just in case. If you have misplaced the email, please contact our office during regular business hours (Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Pacific time) at 541-737-7627 to request a new confirmation letter.