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Oregon State University Stats, Info and Facts

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30,733 students

75% admitted

  • 22,087 full time
  • 7,489 part time
  • 15,808 men full time
  • 13,768 women full time
  • 17,877 applied
  • 13,483 admitted
  • 5,088 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
  • 0
  • 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

Oregon State is a leading public research university located in Corvallis, one of the safest, smartest, greenest small cities in the nation. Founded in 1868, Oregon State is the state's Land Grant university and is one of only two universities in the U.S. to have Sea Grant, Space Grant and Sun Grant designations. As Oregon's leading public research university, with $308.9 million in external funding in the 2015 fiscal year, Oregon State's impact reaches across the state and beyond. With 11 colleges, 15 Agricultural Experiment Stations, 35 county Extension offices, the Hatfield Marine Science Center in Newport and OSU-Cascades in Bend, Oregon State has a presence in every one of Oregon's 36 counties, with a statewide economic footprint of $2.232 billion.

Oregon State University
  • Located in Corvallis, OR
  • Public
  • 30,733 students enrolled
  • 75% 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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