Nothing beats a visit to campus!

Take a tour, check out student housing, and meet some of our faculty and students.

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Campus Tour

We encourage you to visit OSU-Cascades in Bend to get a feel for the campus and area atmosphere. We offer a guided walking tour of campus led by a current student. Campus tours are given Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. or 2 p.m.


Group Tour

For groups like Gear Up!, TRiO, and high school or community college groups.
We offer groups larger than 10 a guided walking tour of campus and a general information session about the university.

Open House Programs

Preview Days | Admitted Student Day | Open House

We have full-day programs during the year to provide you an in-depth look at OSU-Cascades. You'll have the opportunity to meet with current students, learn about the admissions process, explore different academic interests, find out about our on-campus living options, and much more.

Nothing beats a visit to OSU's Bend campus. Take a tour, check out our beautiful new housing, and eat fresh, local food in the Beaver Dam.

Welcome Center

The Welcome Center is located on the first floor of the residence hall building on the OSU-Cascades campus.

Welcome Center Hours Winter Break
Monday - Friday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Gear Store Hours Winter Break*
Monday - Friday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Welcome Center & Gear Store will be closed:
Friday, December 14 all day
Monday, December 24 at 12 p.m.
Tuesday, December 25 all day
Monday, December 31 at 12 p.m.
Tuesday, January 1 all day

*Hours Subject to Change

Phone: 541-322-3119


1500 SW Chandler Avenue
Bend, Oregon 97702

Campus Map


The most convenient parking for the Welcome Center is the southwest side of the campus lot (closest to Century Drive). Please choose any parking space not marked. Visitors to the gear store may use the 20 minute parking spots next to the residence hall.

The Office of Admissions would love to pay for your campus parking on the day of your tour. If you know the vehicle you will be using to travel to campus, please email the license plate number to If not, please arrive with your license plate information and give to your student TOUR Ambassador.

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