The minimum estimated non-resident undergraduate student costs for the 2018-2019 academic year is $40,955.

The cost breakdown is listed below (costs based on 2018-2019 tuition and fees):

  Approx. Costs each year  
Total: $40,955
Tuition, fees1 (15 credits/ quarter for 9 months) $29,403
Room & Board2
(9 months)
Supplies & Books (9 months) $1,200
Insurance3 (9 months) $2,237


1 Tuition varies by college. Business and Engineering tuition is an additional $200-$700 per term.

2 These rates include housing and dining services for the entire academic year (Sept-June); all basic utilities; network access; and basic cable access.

3 More information about the International Student Health Insurance Plan can be found here.

Scholarships and Financial Aid for International Students

Financial assistance for international students is limited. Under current regulations, on-campus work for international students is permitted, but off-campus employment is difficult to obtain and not permitted for your first academic year.


For the most current information on OSU-Cascades scholarships, please visit

OSU-Cascades Scholarship Entering international students are automatically considered for this scholarship $5,000 per year, up to 4 years Fully admitted to OSU-Cascades as an international student
INTO OSU-Cascades Continued Success Scholarship Undergraduate students who complete an INTO OSU Pathway program on the Corvallis campus and progress to a degree-program at OSU-Cascades may apply for this scholarship. $9,000

3.0 overall GPA during undergraduate Pathway program
Fully admitted to an undergraduate degree program at OSU-Cascades 30 days from Pathway program completion
No extension terms added to Pathway program

Other Resources

For more information on general scholarship opportunities, the following sites are a good place to start: