Below is an overview of some of the signature events of Welcome Week, this is a current work in progress.   A more specific calendar will be loaded in September 2019

Unless otherwise noted all events are for both on campus and off campus living students, and unless other noted are for all new students (both transfer and first-year).  

If you are a university department and have submitted an event, the event will not be listed here right away, there is a calendar being created to include all event submitted, that will replace this page in late August.

Sunday, September 22
  • All- Day: University Housing and Dining Services Move-In Day
    • All students living on campus will be moving in throughout the day.  More information can be found in the Fall Term Move-In Guide.
  • 5:00pm-9:00pm: Residence Hall Meetings & Floor Meetings
    • Required all-hall meetings for resident halls. This event is only for students living within the residence halls. 
  • 9:00pm- 12:00am: Welcome Week Rec Night
    • Hosted by Rec Sports
Monday, September 23
  • START 
    • For students (first-year and transfer) who have not yet registered for fall term courses by this point, will need to attend.  Registration for program is required.
  • 11:00am- 1:30pm: Taste of Campus
    • This event will take you throughout campus where you can learn and explore all the food options around campus.  Hosted by UHDS and MUFS​​​​​
  • 8:00pm-12:00am: Late Night Activity
    • More information and details to come.
Tuesday, September 24- Wear your Orange and Black
  • 10:15am - 3:00pm College Events 
    • Each undergraduate college will have an event to welcome their new students in and to meet faculty and staff within the college.
  • 3:00pm-4:30pm: New Student Walk and Convocation
    • Largest tradition of Welcome Week.  Gather with your fellow classmates and participate in your official academic welcome to Oregon State.
  • 5:00pm-7:00pm: Orange and Black Rally
    • Come learn the chants and traditions of OSU Athletics and take your official O-S-U class photo.  New Student Walk and Convocation feeds directly into this event.
Wednesday, September 25-- FIRST day of classes
Friday, September 27 
  • 12:00pm-4:00pm: Beaver Community Fair, register here.
    • Over two hundred different booths representing OSU departments & student organizations, Corvallis community agencies & businesses and local non-profit organizations will fill the Memorial Union Quad, making visible the opportunity to connect with services, products and involvement opportunities on campus and around the area.
  • 9:00pm-1:00am: End of Summer Beaver Bash & Flapjack Feed
    • The End of the Summer Beaver Bash is back and better than ever! Hosted by OSUPC.
Saturday, September 28
  • Kick-off is TBD: Home Football Game