Nothing beats a visit to picture yourself as an Oregon State student. As you tour our beautiful campus, you will see where you'll learn, where you'll live, where you'll spend time with friends and where you'll experience all the university has to offer. Come visit and discover Beaver Nation to start your future. If you are a group (high school, community college, or other college-prep program) interested in visiting campus, please register for a Group Visits or call the Welcome Center at 541-737-2626 to speak with our Program Coordinator for Group Visits. 

BEAVER OPEN HOUSES

Beaver Open Houses are full-day fall programs that provide an in-depth look at Oregon State and what we have to offer. Take a student-led tour, check out the residence halls, and meet some of our faculty and students. Fall 2020 dates coming soon.

 

*Please note this schedule is subject to change. 

Morning Activities

8:30am - 10:00am

  • Check-In [Memorial Union Concourse]
  • Campus Tours [also available in Spanish] Last tour departs at 9am
  • Transfer Student Campus Tours
  • Exploring OSU's Majors presentations

10:15am - 11:00am

  • Academic Sessions
Lunchtime Options

11:00am - 12:30pm

  • Residence Hall Open House
  • Student Life & Activities Fair
  • Multicultural Mingle
  • Lunch on your own 
Afternoon Sessions & Tours

12:30pm - 1:45pm

  • Beaver Briefings [information sessions including admissions, scholarships/aid, honors college, housing and more]
  • DAM Lectures [Demonstrative Academic Mock Lectures led by OSU faculty] 

2:00pm-3:30pm

  • Campus Tours
  • College Tours & Open Houses

Free parking permits are provided to our visitors. Please follow the parking instructions included in your confirmation email to access your parking permit. Parking permits are only required Monday-Friday unless otherwise marked (i.e. service spots or reserved at all times spots), parking in these spots may result in a fine for the vehicle owner. 

Please park with your parking permit on floors 1-3 of the parking garage, or in any valid B or C zone as indicated on the map located on the parking permit. The best GPA address to the parking garage is 725 SW 26th St, Corvallis, OR 97331.

ADA Parking: While our permit is specifically for B and C zones, our permit is also valid for vehicles with a DMV-isssued ADA parking placard to parkin ADA parking spaces in zones A, B, C, or D. When entering the parking garage, to the left are ADA parking spots.

From Interstate 5, take exit 228, and turn west onto Highway 34. Continue approximately 10 miles. Turn left at the large intersection following signs to Reser Stadium (Hwy 20/Hwy34/Philomath Blvd). Turn right on SW 26th St., then a right on SW Stadium Ave in 0.5 miles. Take the first left to continue onto SW Stadium Ave. Then continue straight to enter the parking garage and park in B or C zones on floors 1 through 3.

Once parked, look for TOUR Ambassadors and signs to direct you to the Memorial Union, located on SW 26th St. and SW Jefferson Way. Check-in takes place on the main level of the Memorial Union. 

BEAVER PREVIEWS

For prospective high school students beginning their college search, Beaver Previews are half day programs to learn the basics about Oregon State. Spring dates will open early 2020.

  • Saturday, February 15
  • Monday, March 23
  • Friday, April 3

*Please note this schedule is subject to change. 

We invite you to eat on-campus prior to the program!

Opening Activities

11:00am - 1:00pm

  • Check-In
  • Campus Tours [also available in Spanish]  Last tour departs at 12:00noon
  • College Information Fair [learn about our academic programs]
Afternoon Sessions & Tours

1:15pm - 4:30pm

  • Beaver Briefings [information sessions including admissions, scholarships/aid, honors college, housing and more]
  • DAM Lectures [Demonstrative Academic Mock Lectures led by OSU faculty] 
  • Residence Hall Open House
  • College Tours & Open Houses

Free parking permits are provided to our visitors. Please follow the parking instructions included in your confirmation email to access your parking permit. Parking permits are only required Monday-Friday unless otherwise marked (i.e. service spots or reserved at all times spots), parking in these spots may result in a fine for the vehicle owner. 

Please park with your parking permit on floors 1-3 of the parking garage, or in any valid B or C zone as indicated on the map located on the parking permit. The best GPA address to the parking garage is 725 SW 26th St, Corvallis, OR 97331.

ADA Parking: While our permit is specifically for B and C zones, our permit is also valid for vehicles with a DMV-isssued ADA parking placard to parkin ADA parking spaces in zones A, B, C, or D. When entering the parking garage, to the left are ADA parking spots.

From Interstate 5, take exit 228, and turn west onto Highway 34. Continue approximately 10 miles. Turn left at the large intersection following signs to Reser Stadium (Hwy 20/Hwy34/Philomath Blvd). Turn right on SW 26th St., then a right on SW Stadium Ave in 0.5 miles. Take the first left to continue onto SW Stadium Ave. Then continue straight to enter the parking garage and park in B or C zones on floors 1 through 3.

Once parked, look for TOUR Ambassadors and signs to direct you to the Memorial Union, located on SW 26th St. and SW Jefferson Way. Check-in takes place on the main level of the Memorial Union. 

ORANGE & BLACK DAYS

Orange & Black Days are our full-day spring programs for admitted first-year and transfer students and their guests. Whether you are a senior in high school or a transfer student, nothing beats a visit to picture yourself as a member of Beaver Nation! Registration opens early 2020.

  • Monday, February 17
  • Saturday, March 28
  • Friday, April 10

*Please note this schedule is subject to change. Note that students admitted into the Honors College have a slightly different schedule - check your email for more information. 

Morning Activities

9:30am - 10:30am

  • Check-In
  • Information & Activities Fair

10:30am - 11:00am

  • Welcome Admitted Students

11:00am - 12:00pm

  • Campus Tour [also available in Spanish]
  • Transfer Student Campus Tours
Lunchtime Options & College Events

12:00pm - 12:45pm

  • Multicultural Mingle
  • Lunch on your own

1:00pm - 2:00pm

  • College Events
  • Explore OSU's Majors Drop-In
Afternoon Sessions & Reception

2:15pm - 3:30pm

  • Beaver Briefings [information sessions]
  • DAM Lectures [Demonstrative Academic Mock Lectures led by OSU faculty] 
  • Residence Hall Open House

3:30pm - 4:30pm

  • Reception for Admitted Students
  • Residence Hall Open House

Free parking permits are provided to our visitors. Please follow the parking instructions included in your confirmation email to access your parking permit. Parking permits are only required Monday-Friday unless otherwise marked (i.e. service spots or reserved at all times spots), parking in these spots may result in a fine for the vehicle owner. 

Please park with your parking permit on floors 1-3 of the parking garage, or in any valid B or C zone as indicated on the map located on the parking permit. The best GPA address to the parking garage is 725 SW 26th St, Corvallis, OR 97331.

ADA Parking: While our permit is specifically for B and C zones, our permit is also valid for vehicles with a DMV-isssued ADA parking placard to parkin ADA parking spaces in zones A, B, C, or D. When entering the parking garage, to the left are ADA parking spots.

From Interstate 5, take exit 228, and turn west onto Highway 34. Continue approximately 10 miles. Turn left at the large intersection following signs to Reser Stadium (Hwy 20/Hwy34/Philomath Blvd). Turn right on SW 26th St., then a right on SW Stadium Ave in 0.5 miles. Take the first left to continue onto SW Stadium Ave. Then continue straight to enter the parking garage and park in B or C zones on floors 1 through 3.

Once parked, look for TOUR Ambassadors and signs to direct you to the Memorial Union, located on SW 26th St. and SW Jefferson Way. Check-in takes place on the main level of the Memorial Union.