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

You can find John Myers—an OSU-Cascades organic chemistry student—in his darkroom, experimenting...
The first residency of the MFA in Creative Writing program at OSU-Cascades is officially underway....
James Halliday Social Science James Halliday was ready for a change. After many years of working in...