A Four-Year University in Central Oregon

Our new campus opened September 2016. OSU-Cascades has just over 1,100 students but is poised to grow. The 10-acre campus will serve up to 1,890 students.

Read about our path to expansion


10-Acre Campus on Century Drive and Chandler Avenue

10-Acre Campus Site Plan

Tykeson Hall opened in September 2016. The dining and residential complex opened winter 2017.

Tykeson Hall - Opened Fall 2016

Academic Center
3 stories, 43,650 square feet
8 classrooms
3 laboratories
Faculty offices
Student gathering and working areas
Computer laboratory
Access to Wi-Fi inside and out

General Contractor: Fortis

Dining/Academic Building & Residential Complex - Opened Winter 2017

Residential Hall
3-4 stories, 86,000 square feet
300 student single, double, triple and quadruple occupancy suites
Retail on lower level

Dining/Academic Building
2 stories, 27,000 square feet
Fireplace, coffee shop, informal gathering
Seats 250 diners, plus outdoor seating
8 20-student classrooms
Reflection room

Development Partner: American Campus Communities
General Contractor: Walsh Construction


Construction Updates

Construction updates were posted throughout the development of the 10-acre campus and let readers know about construction progress. They are archived here.