Complete the OSU-Cascades admission application online. To be considered for admission, the admissions office must receive your admissions application and all required official transcripts.
If you’re applying as a freshman, request an official copy of your high school transcript be sent to OSU-Cascades. If you are applying as a transfer or post-bacc student and graduated from high school in 1997 or after, request that an official copy of your high school transcript (to document foreign language competency was met at the high school level) and official transcripts from any college that you have ever attended be sent to OSU-Cascades. If you are applying as a transfer or post-bacc student and graduated from high school before 1997, request that an official transcript be sent to OSU-Cascades from any college that you have ever attended.
The first step to acquiring financial aid is to complete & submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and include the OSU (003210). The FAFSA can be completed online at www.fafsa.gov. Additional information on financial aid and scholarships can be found online.
Once the Admissions Office has your application and all required transcripts, the admissions review process will begin. This may take up to 3 weeks. You will be notified by mail of the admission decision.
Once you have been notified of your acceptance, you will receive information regarding upcoming Orientation sessions. New Student Orientation covers important information on campus policies, financial aid & payments, student services (Career Services, Student Life, International Programs), student accounts, and library services. Orientation also includes academic advising and registration.