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Oregon State University Stats, Info and Facts

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28,886 students

78% admitted

  • 22,052 full time
  • 6,834 part time
  • 11,968 men full time
  • 10,084 women full time
  • 17,602 applied
  • 13,350 admitted
  • 5,241 enrolled

18,981 Undergraduates

$10,008 tuition/year

  • 4,196 Graduates
  • 576 Non-Degree
  • $10,008 in state
  • N/A fees
  • $11,874 room & board
  • $1,950 books and supplies

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At a Glance

Institution Type: Public
Campus Setting: Far West Small city
Highest Degree Offered: Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Quarter
School Mascot: Beavers
School Colors: Orange & Black
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Kelsey from Tacoma, WA
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  • Oregon State is a PAC 12 school located in a thriving sub-rural town. Beaver Nation is a very spirited and exciting community of outgoing, focused, nerdy individuals who all have…

  • Jul-30-2012 Read More
  • Nicole from Corvallis, OR
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  • Oregon State is an institution that pushes it students to do their very best. They offer many opportunities and resources to help students in their academics as well as extra-curriculars.…

  • Dec-30-2014 Read More
  • Nick from Corvallis, OR
  • 0
  • Oregon State University is a beautiful small town university that truly has the college town atmosphere. It has a great teaching staff, helpful financial aid office, and many services that…

  • Jul-18-2012 Read More
  • Earl from Tangent, OR
  • 0
  • OSU & Corvallis has so much to offer (year-round) it's sometimes hard to know where to start. It has a beautiful, relaxed campus with nearly 25,000 students & Corvallis' central…

  • Aug-17-2012 Read More
Mission Statement

Oregon's Premier Research University

As a land grant institution committed to teaching, research, and outreach and engagement, Oregon State University promotes economic, social, cultural and environmental progress for the people of Oregon, the nation and the world. This mission is achieved by producing graduates competitive in the global economy, supporting a continuous search for new knowledge and solutions, and maintaining a rigorous focus on academic excellence, particularly in the three Signature Areas: Advancing the Science of Sustainable Earth Ecosystems; Improving Human Health and Wellness; and Promoting Economic Growth and Social Progress

Oregon State University
  • Located in Corvallis, OR
  • Public
  • 28,886 students enrolled
  • 78% admitted
  • $10,008 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 3
  • Darryen from Portland, OR
  • Jan-04-2012 I am researching this school and have not visited the campus

    None of my friends will be attending with me. Hopefully I can meet new people who are decent...

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  • 5
  • Mary from Eugene, OR
  • Dec-26-2011 I am a current student here

    There is always an event happening on campus. Which is good, because Corvallis is a sleepy town. It is so easy to get involved with hundreds of clubs.

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  • Caitlin from Twin Falls, ID
  • Nov-01-2011 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    The campus was beautiful and the town was very nice and a lot of fun. When I visited there where a lot of things happening on campus and it seemed like a great atmosphere.

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