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Introducing the Summer Presentation Series! Join us to learn more about what Oregon State has to offer and how you can be successful navigating the college admissions process from the comfort of your own home! Register for one or all of the presentations below! These presentations will be held through Zoom and will offer an opportunity for you to submit questions through chat to be answered in real-time during the session. Upon joining, you may be placed in a “waiting room” until the presentation begins. We appreciate your patience.



OSU gets you OUT THERE! With 12 research experiment stations, 200+ travel study programs and on campus engagement, opportunities for hands on learning abound at OSU. Please join OSU Admissions and the office of Undergraduate Research, Scholarship and the Arts [URSA] for this presentation to learn more about hands on learning opportunities at OSU.

Date and Time: Thursday, August 6th @ 1:00pm (Pacific Time)


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Yet ANOTHER Zoom presentation? With so many colleges trying to connect in this new, online world – how do you, the student, get the most out of these virtual visits? Learn how to ask the right questions and make the most of your time when attending online sessions.

Date and Time: Thursday, August 20th @ 1:00pm (Pacific Time)


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Eager Beaver Essay Workshop

As your personal introduction, your college essay is one of the most important pieces of your application and we want to help you nail it! In this essay workshop, we will be sharing general tips to craft a stellar college essay as well as specifics about OSU’s general and honors college admissions essays. We will provide guidance and answer any questions you have along the way. Join advisors from the Honors College and Office of Admissions for this beaverific Eager Beaver Essay Workshop.

Date and Time: Thursday, August 27th @ 1:00pm (Pacific Time)


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So now your classroom is your bedroom, the living room couch, or sitting at the kitchen table. This may not have been the location you thought you would be taking classes for your junior and senior year while you are preparing to go to college. Don’t fear! Oregon State’s nationally ranked Ecampus is here to give you some tips about how to be a successful learner at home. You’ll also hear from the Office of Admissions about navigating and preparing for the college application process while you are learning remotely!

Date and Time: Wednesday, September 2nd at 3:30pm (Pacific Time)


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Get involved! student activities & engagement at osu

Ever think about trying rock climbing? What about being a DJ? With 400+ student clubs and organizations, cultural resource centers, and athletics galore, there are so many ways to get involved at OSU. We'll also discuss daily life and some important resources for students on campus. Join OSU Admissions Advisors to discuss student involvement and engagement at Oregon State and how YOU will get involved at OSU!

Date and Time: Thursday, September 10th at 1:00pm (Pacific Time)


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