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.

Be sure to check out OSU-Cascades learning communities and first year experience courses open to first year students to help you succeed both academically and personally in college and beyond.


Students walking outside Cascades Hall

Feature Stories

Felipe Delatorre didn’t realize just how focused he was on academics until he tried to complete a...
“I can give someone the whole sales pitch, but most of the time, I’m like, 'Here, go try it'.” Jim...
Topher RobertsonTourism and Outdoor Leadership Oregon State University – Cascades is the right fit...