Transfer START Orientation includes an online orientation, a remote meeting with your advisor, course registration, and checking out campus resources.
Pay your Advance Tuition Deposit
To confirm your attendance at OSU-Cascades you will be asked to submit the Advance Tuition Deposit (ATD) form along with your $200 deposit. This can be done in your Beaver Basecamp account under “Next Steps Checklist.”
Registration for START will open in late May. You can sign up in Beaver Basecamp.
Once you register for START the appropriate modules will display in Beaver Basecamp based on student type. Completion of the online orientation is required before you can meet with your academic advisor.
Placement Tests (IMPORTANT: Students must take the placement test at least a week prior to attending their advising appointment.
(IMPORTANT: Students who need placement tests must take the placement tests prior to meeting with their academic advisor.)
Student Account and Tools Set-Up
Suggestion: Check out the OSU Technology Accounts Guide for New Students guide to be ready for START, registration and your first term at OSU-Cascades. Be aware of OSU-Corvallis specific information that may not pertain to our students.
Once you have completed the required online orientations and placement exams, a calendar for your academic advisor will display in your Beaver Basecamp account. Please select the day and time of your choice to meet with your academic advisor. This initial meeting will focus on making course recommendations for fall term.
Receive in-depth information about tuition and fees, student accounts, billing cycles, financial aid and scholarships requirements and payment processes. Find dates.
You can check grades, dining hall hours, class assignments and much more using the OSU Mobile app. Search for OSU Mobile and download the app for free, then choose OSU-Cascades as your campus.
Questions about START? Please call Enrollment Services at 541-322-3100 for more information.