Welcome to Oregon State University!

We are so excited to have you join us at Oregon State during this historic time.
Welcome Week is an exciting week of activities and events that help you connect and engage with campus. There are events that will entertain you, events that share tips and strategies for success and events that help you get to know resources and campus.
Whether you are living in Corvallis or studying elsewhere for the fall term, there is something for everyone. 

Welcome Week Schedule

Friday, Sept. 18 to Saturday, Sept. 19
  • Move-In (first-year students) | 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. | Event details
  • Residence Hall Floor Meeting | 5 to 8 p.m.
  • Welcome to OSU Scavenger Hunt | Ongoing | Event details
Sunday, Sept. 20
  • Move-In (first-year students) | 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. | Event details
  • Residence Hall Floor Meeting | 5 to 8 p.m.
  • Fraternity & Sorority Life Experience | 5 p.m. | Event details 
  • Welcome to OSU Scavenger Hunt | Ongoing | Event details
Monday, Sept. 21
Tuesday, Sept. 22
Wednesday, Sept. 23
Thursday, Sept. 24
Friday, Sept. 25
Saturday, Sept. 26

 

To receive event details in an alternative format, contact New Student Programs & Family Outreach at 541.737.7627. 

Welcome Week Highlights

New Student Convocation

New Student Convocation is the official academic welcome to Oregon State University that will be available online on Sept. 21, 2020, at 8 a.m. You will hear from university leadership as they welcome new students and share their hopes as you begin your academic journey at OSU. 

Learn about New Student Convocation

Tips for the Fall Term

Visit the COVID-19 Safety & Success for Students website for information on how to prepare for the fall term. The site provides information on how to connect with other students, engage with community and access technical, financial and academic support. 

Prepare for the fall term