OSU-Cascades surveys students, staff and faculty about the campus climate every other year to respond to concerns and track progress relating to OSU-Cascades' success in creating a welcoming and inclusive campus environment. 

The Oregon State University 2018 Faculty and Staff Climate Survey launched in May and will be open until June 6. The next Student Climate Survey will be conducted in 2019.

OSU Vice President and Chief Diversity Officer Charlene Alexander explains how the university uses these survey responses to make data-informed decisions in the 2018 Climate Survey Promotional Video.

Initiatives to assess campus climate include: