This page contains information specific to OSU-Cascades employees. For official information from Oregon State University, see COVID-19 Updates and Information. For questions not answered here, email

Latest Updates from OSU (Check Often)

Last updated: 12:30 p.m., March 30

Business Office





  • The cashier’s office is closed for in-person and phone transactions.
  • Go to MyOSU to pay your balances via credit card (1% fee) or ACH (no fee).
  • Checks mailed to the Business Office will be processed weekly.

Grant Accounting



  • Normal operations will continue with potential limited service. Submit work requests online.

Building Hours

  • Until further notice and in response to OSU COVID-19 guidance and Executive Order by the Governor’s Office, all buildings are closed to the public and accessible only with keycard access:

    Tykeson Hall
    Closed to public (critical personnel keycard access only)

    Obsidian Hall
    Resident Students - 8 a.m. - 5:30 p.m., Monday - Friday
    Closed to public (critical personnel keycard access only)

    Graduate & Research Center
    Closed to public (critical personnel keycard access only)

Human Resources

Zoom Meetings

To prevent intruders from entering private Zoom meetings, select “meeting password” or “enable meeting room” when scheduling.

Information Technology

Contact OSU Help Desk (541-737-8787) for computer issues. On-campus support will be limited, with no on-site support during spring break (March 23 to March 27).

  • To ensure readiness for remote teaching and learning, the OSU Help Desk hours are extended during the weekend prior to first day of spring term:
    • 10 a.m. – 7 p.m., Saturday, March 28
    • 10 a.m. – 7 p.m., Sunday, March 29


  • Staffing hours may change. Current hours:
    • Monday-Friday: Noon – 5 p.m.
    • Key card access to mailboxes and drop slots: Daily: 6 a.m. – Midnight