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

It all started in an OSU-Cascades’ sustainability class. When OSU-Cascades junior Beth Neumann and...
“I can give someone the whole sales pitch, but most of the time, I’m like, 'Here, go try it'.” Jim...
When a student teacher—or pre-service teacher as they are called in the teaching field—enters a...