About Oregon State University
On Campus Housing
Oregon State University is a public university located at Corvallis in Oregon. The university has under it, 2 campuses, 11 colleges, 15 experiment stations, 35 extension offices and a wide array of quality academic offerings. The university offers the maximum research funding in the state. The university also celebrates an alumni body of 180,000.
The student-faculty ratio is 18:1.
University's acceptance rate is 77%
The total population of the university is 30,354, which includes 22,443 full time and 7,911 part-time students.
The graduation rate of the university is 63%, and the retention rate is 83% for the full-time students and 71% for part-time students.
Online Education at Oregon State University
Oregon State University E-campus courses are developed by the same world-class OSU faculty who teach on campus. They provide classes in more than a dozen foreign languages.
Student-professor and student-student interactions are highly engaging and occur via online discussion boards.
Students can even interact with teachers through Skype and Instructors often provide one-on-one feedback to students on the phone.
The university has their own Ecampus application for online students to meet their needs, which helps to review their schedule, check bills, account information, read Ecampus news and many more.
G Suite helps students to collaborate on projects with other students, secure the files and build rich multimedia presentations.
Oregon State University ONID - It provides a student the access to file storage of 2GB, Personal Web pages, UNIX Shell access, and other services such as ResNet, Computer labs and many more.
Student reviews on university are as follows
University has more opportunities compared to other institutes, access to higher end facilities, and even the ability to try things that you never even knew were possible.
Faculties are easily accessible and all the courses you need for your program are available online which means you can take them whenever and wherever you want to.
University has a great atmosphere, walking around campus makes you feel like you are on the East Coast but gives you the luxury of being in the heart of the Pacific Northwest.
Rankings of the university are as follows
The university is ranked 95 in 'Best College for Veterans'.
University is ranked 6 in 'Best Online Bachelors programs'.
Oregon State was the second GRAMMY Museum affiliate university in the nation, giving students and faculty access to its extensive archives and music industry resources.
- University is ranked 1 in 'Best Colleges for Computer Science in Oregon' by Niche.
Highest Degree Offered
36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.
Median Household Income
$60,313 per year
Campus Emergency Phones
Mobile Campus Emergency Alert
Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation
Students Receiving Gift Aid
Average Aid Per Year
Students Receiving Federal Grants
Average Aid Per Year
Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income
$30K - $48K
$48K - $75K
$75K - $110K
Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants
Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants
The university helps students in planning and meeting all their educational expenses. The eligible students have to fill up the FAFSA Form. The Oregon State University FAFSA/federal school code is 003210.
Federal Aid includes grants such as Pell Grants, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG), and loans such as Direct Subsidized Loan, Direct Unsubsidized Loan, Direct PLUS Loan. Federal Work-Study option is also available for the students.
State Scholarship includes OSAC Administrated scholarship and State Grants such as Oregon Opportunity Grant, Student Child Care Grant.
Oregon State University scholarships such as Presidential Scholarship, Finley Academic Excellence Scholarship, Provost Scholarship, Departmental Scholarship, National Merit Scholarships are provided and the Institutional Grant provided is the Ecampus Grant.
Military Aid is Post 9/11 GI Bill and Tuition Assistance Program.