Future Students

At Oregon State University - Cascades, small class sizes means you'll get the benefit of personal connections with faculty and classmates, as well as the opportunity to receive an affordable and high-quality education. Best of all, you'll have access to the thriving Bend community and Central Oregon's vast wilderness as you get your degree.

Admissions brochure (PDF)

First-Year Students

First-Year Students

Learn more about what OSU-Cascades offers you - from small class sizes, to the opportunity to put your learning to work in your community and in the natural laboratory around Bend.

Transfer Students

Transfer Students

Multiple financial aid packages are available to you, and flexible schedules mean you can keep working while getting your degree.


COCC Students

Central Oregon Community College Students

Our Success by Degrees (2+2) program means you can earn an affordable four-year degree from OSU in Central Oregon.

PostBacc Students

PostBacc Students

Have a Bachelor's degree, but want an additional undergraduate degree, minor or certificate? OSU-Cascades has options for you.

Grad Students

Graduate Students

Find a graduate program that’s right for you.


Non-Degree Students

OSU-Cascades offers our non-degree seeking students many options to continue their education. Make sure your non-degree studies will help you meet your educational goals.


Get Involved

Club Sports at OSU-Cascades
We live in one of the best outdoor towns in the world. Join the alpine ski, Nordic ski, mountain biking or cyclocross team and compete with other colleges.

Student Life
Join a current club or get a new club started. Hone your leadership skills in student government.

Cascades Adventures
Hike, camp, canoe, rock climb and more! Become a trip leader and gain outdoor leadership skills or just participate and explore beautiful Central Oregon.

International Programs
Go abroad as part of your degree at OSU-Cascades. Study French in France, Business in Germany, or International Ecotourism in Costa Rica.