1. Get Admitted to OSU-Cascades
Submit your application
Complete and submit your application for admission to OSU-Cascades
Keep in mind Important Application Dates
Register Your ONID Account
Once you have been admitted (including students enrolled in the Degree Partnership Program) you’ll receive an Oregon Network ID (ONID) account. Your ONID serves as your university email address and as a log-in credential for university services.
Go to the ONID website to activate your account; select “Sign Up for ONID” on the left hand side.
Learn about living on campus
Review OSU-Cascades' First Year Experience and Live-On Policy.
2. Research Your Options
Which room types fit your budget?
Take a look at our rates for cost-comparison purposes. Rates for 2020-21 academic year will be published in spring 2020.
What are your living and dining preferences?
What room types or bathroom styles are you looking for? Explore your options (Be aware that some options, such as single rooms, have very limited availability).
Which dining plan suits your needs?
3. Apply For Housing
The fall housing application will be available in soon.
Your application is also your contract; make sure you understand the application and contract before you complete it.
4. Deposit & Register
Pay Advance Tuition Deposit
Pay your Advance Tuition Deposit committing to OSU-Cascades.
Get ready for START
Before you can receive a room assignment, you must register for a Cascades START orientation session.
5. Room Assignment
Students must complete all items in Steps 1-4 before they can receive a room assignment.
Room assignments begin
Future residents will be able to choose their room assignment between June 1, 2020 and August 13, 2020 by signing into the housing portal. Students who did not complete the application by August 13, 2020, will receive room assignments later in the summer.