OSU Everywhere

Oregon State’s online students and alumni are a crucial part of our university who bring rich experiences from all walks of life and diverse backgrounds. You are what makes Oregon State Ecampus so incredible.

And it’s time to get your voice out there.

Share your story

Chris Clarke

Chris Clarke is pursuing a bachelor’s degree in business administration online through OSU Ecampus. Read his OSU Everywhere story »

Tell us your story by focusing on what made you pursue your degree, your experiences learning online, your passions and any challenges you have overcome. Your story will help inspire future and current students to achieve their dreams, just like you.

If you would like to share your story with Beaver Nation, please fill out the form below.

Asterisks (*) indicate required information.

Personal information
Short essay question
In the space below, tell us about your experiences as an OSU Ecampus student and your unique story. Here are some sample questions you could consider as you’re writing:
  • What’s been your experience with learning online?
  • How has financial aid played a role in your attendance at OSU?
  • What inspired your degree/career path?
  • What do you see yourself accomplishing in the future?
  • What challenges have you had to overcome along your academic journey?
  • What motivates or motivated you to persist in your studies?
  • What advice would you give someone who’s hesitant to earn a degree online?
Note: You may want to write your story in a word processor and paste it into this box when complete.
Photo upload
Please upload a high-resolution photo of yourself.
Social media
If you’d like, please list your social media handles so we can tag you when we publish your OSU Everywhere story.
Electronic signature
To electronically sign this form, type your full name in the appropriate field below.
  I authorize use of my written answers and photo(s), according to the terms of the OSU Model and Information Release.

How it works


All submissions must contain written answers to the prompt above, a high-resolution photo of yourself and your electronic signature agreeing to the terms of the OSU Model and Information Release.


Student- and alumni-generated stories will be considered* for Ecampus News blog posts, which might then be repurposed on other outlets, such as social media, advertisements, publications, etc. By submitting your story, you are allowing OSU Ecampus to lightly edit your story for formatting reasons, and to repurpose your story, as applicable.

*Not all stories submitted are guaranteed to be posted on Ecampus News.


Reach out to Tyler Hansen (tyler.hansen@oregonstate.edu) for any questions related to the OSU Everywhere project.