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Colleges / Oregon State University

Oregon State University

Corvallis, OR 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate84%

About Oregon State University (OSU)

Oregon State University is a public, state university in the town of Corvallis, Oregon. Oregon State University (OSU) was founded in 1868. The college enrolls around 32,312 students a year, including 26,684 undergraduate students.

Oregon State University (OSU) Acceptance Rate

It is moderately difficult to get into Oregon State University (OSU). The acceptance rate at Oregon State University (OSU) is 84%. In 2022, 14,631 out of 17,500 total applicants were accepted.

Oregon State University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 84%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA Offered but % not available
Average GPA 3.6
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 88%

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Oregon State University is located in Corvallis, Oregon,.

If you want to see Oregon State University (OSU) for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 5 to Corvallis, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Eugene.

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College Info

1500 SW Jefferson Way Corvallis, OR 97331

Campus Setting: Small Town

Oregon State University (OSU) Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Feb 1

Transfer Applications are Due

Aug 30

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Oregon State University (OSU) is Feb 1.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Oregon State University (OSU) is Aug 30.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Oregon State University (OSU) SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1080 - 1320


Math SAT Range

540 - 660


Reading SAT Range

540 - 650

Oregon State University (OSU) Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Oregon State University (OSU) is like? There are approximately 32,312 students enrolled at Oregon State University (OSU), including 26,684 undergraduate students and 5,628 graduate students. 68% percent of students attend school full-time, 61% percent are from OR and 39% percent of students are from other states.


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