For many, coming to Oregon State University-Cascades Campus (OSU-Cascades) is an exciting prospect, offering a unique learning environment for students and faculty. Located in the heart of Bend, Oregon, at 1500 SW Chandler Ave, the campus provides an enriching learning experience for all who walk through its doors.
Since its founding in 2001, OSU-Cascades has become renowned for its commitment to promoting the highest levels of academic excellence and personal growth. Drawing from a range of disciplines, from the humanities to the sciences, OSU-Cascades provides an education focused on critical thinking, ethical responsibility, and global citizenship. Through extensive research initiatives and experiential learning projects, students have access to a range of opportunities to expand their knowledge and become engaged members of their communities.
In addition to its academic offerings, OSU-Cascades provides an array of extracurricular activities that add to the overall student experience. Whether it’s volunteering in the community, joining a student club or organization, or participating in intramural sports or outdoor exploration activities, there are a variety of opportunities to participate in meaningful activities outside the classroom.
The campus is also home to several cultural centers dedicated to celebrating diversity and fostering inclusion. The Native American Longhouse EENA (Eastern Oregon Native American Center) is a designated place for Native American and Indigenous students to meet, socialize, and share traditions and culture. The Chintimini Cultural Center provides a welcoming space where students can come together and celebrate cultural diversity.
At OSU-Cascades, we strive to create an environment where students are armed with knowledge and empowered to make positive change both in their lives and their communities. With a challenging curriculum and supportive faculty members, students have the tools they need to realize their potential and achieve their goals.
So if you’re looking for an educational experience that combines academic excellence with personal growth, explore OSU-Cascades today! Take the first step towards your future by applying today.