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Planning your academic future is a journey, and we want to help you begin it with confidence. First up: Find all the information you need to apply to Oregon State University right here. We’ll support you throughout the application process as you build the foundation that will help lead to your success while learning online with Oregon State.

Admissions details

Find your student type below to review admission requirements and application deadlines.


I'm a current or recent high school student with fewer than 24 quarter (16 semester) graded, transferable credits from an institutionally accredited college or university.

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I have successfully completed at least 24 quarter (16 semester) graded, transferable credits from an institutionally accredited college or university.

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I have a bachelor’s degree from an institutionally accredited college and want to earn an additional undergraduate degree or certificate online.

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Visiting or microcredential students

I want to complete a microcredential or take a course or series of courses online without pursuing a full degree or certificate program at this time.

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Master’s or Ph.D.

I have already earned a bachelor’s degree (or an appropriate alternative) and want to enroll in a master’s, doctoral or certificate program online.

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I am not a United States citizen and have not been granted U.S. permanent residency, and I want to enroll as an undergraduate, graduate or postbaccalaureate student.

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Contact us by phone, email or text

At Oregon State Ecampus, our knowledgeable staff of enrollment services specialists is ready to answer your questions about OSU’s online programs and courses, the application process and how to get started.

You can call us at 800-667-1465, send an email to, or send us a text message at 541-275-5018. The Ecampus office is open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. PT, but you can use the Ecampus virtual assistant anytime.

Already submitted your application?

If you recently completed your application to Oregon State, you can check your admission status for an update on the process.

Returning to OSU?

If you’re returning to Oregon State after an absence, please review our returning to OSU page to learn more about your next steps.