Fall Term Events

Welcome Week

September 20-25, 2020 | OSU-Cascades | FREE!

Welcome Week features numerous activities designed to help new students get more acquainted with all the outstanding offices, programs and opportunities here at OSU-Cascades. Some events will introduce you to new skills and resources for academic success, others will help you meet faculty and other students in your academic program, others are designed to help you meet other students like yourself.

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First Year and Faculty Fall Banquet

2020 Date and Time TBD | OSU-Cascades | FREE!

Put your best foot forward and meet many of the professors that you will have in the years to come. Dress code for this event calls for semi-formal and business attire.


2020 Date and Time TBD | Location TBD | FREE!

Our team is currently research fun and destressing activities to do during Dead Week within walking distance of campus! Check back here often to learn more.

Winter Term Events


January 8, 2020 | 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM | OSU-Cascades | FREE!

Meet resources and offices around campus. Enjoy a free snack!

First Year and Transfer Student Ice Skating Night

January 10, 2020 | 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM | Bend Pavilion | FREE!

Skate into the new term with a night at the Bend Pavilion Icerink! Join other first year and transfer students in skating around the rink, doing spins and turns, or perhaps falling onto your bum.


January 30, 2020 | 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM | Study Grounds Cafe | FREE!

In this team-style jeopardy event, students will face off against faculty by answering questions themed to the last five decades: the far-out 70's, radical 80's, grungy 90's, techy 00's, and the meme-ing 10's. Who will take home the Beaver Cup this year?

Family weekend

February 14-16, 2020 | Various Activities and Venues | FREE!

This signature event will highlight and celebrate what makes Central Oregon such a great place to learn, live, work, and play! There will be a variety of on-campus and community programming available to students and their families at little to no cost.



Celebrate the end of Winter Term and face off against your friends in a competitive game of laser tag in Sisters! More information to be released soon!

Spring Term Events

All Spring events have been canceled or postponed. Please visit www.osucascades.org/studentlife for an updated event schedule.