Welcome to Oregon State University - Cascades! We look forward to seeing you at an upcoming Transfer START new student orientation.

Transfer START is required. See sidebar for dates.

Before You Sign Up for Transfer START

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. You will be invited to attend Transfer START once the Advance Tuition Deposit (ATD) is paid.

Registration for Transfer START is Required

Once are you invited to attend Transfer START please call OSU-Cascades Enrollment Services, 541-322-3100 to sign up for Transfer-START session. Transfer START includes an on-campus meeting with your advisor, course registration, and checking out campus resources. Transfer START is required and you must call to register. You will not be able to register until your Advance Tuition Deposit is paid.

  • When you call, you will be asked for your OSU-Cascades ID number. You will also be asked for your contact and major information. Be sure to have this handy when you call us.

Preparing for Transfer START

Complete the Transfer START online orientation.
Students should complete the online orientation portion of START before their Transfer START session. Students will not be able to register for courses until this is completed.

Placement Tests (IMPORTANT: Students who need placement tests must take the placement tests prior to attending a Transfer START session.)

  • If you have completed math and writing in college or if you have AP, IB or CLEP tests scores make sure you have those transcripts sent to OSU-Cascades as soon as possible. You will not be able to register for all courses until this is completed.

Student Account Requirements

Students will need to access their various OSU student accounts and online learning tools.
Student Accounts Set-Up Guide

Download OSU Mobile App

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