This page contains information specific to OSU-Cascades employees.

For official information from OSU, see COVID-19 Updates and Information here

For questions not answered here, email

Business Office





  • The cashier’s office is closed for in-person and phone transactions.
  • Go to MyOregonState 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.
    • Monday-Friday: 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.
    • Key card access to mailboxes and drop slots: Daily: 6 a.m. – Midnight

Area Resources

  • Neighbor Impact offers rent relief for residents of Crook, Deschutes and Jefferson counties, and the Confederated Tribes of Warm Spring who meet income and employment status requirements. Apply here or contact or 541-323-0222.