Future Students

 Top 10 Reasons to Study Forestry at Oregon State

Oregon State University is nationally recognized as one of the top institutions for education, research, and outreach in the areas of forestry, natural resources, engineering, wood science, tourism, and recreation.

Check out the top 10 reasons to study forestry at Oregon State:

  1. OSU is ranked among the top 15 in the world for forestry and agriculture!

  2. The Oregon Forest Science Complex - arriving at OSU in the spring of 2018!

  3. Our friendly, tight-knit college offers small class sizes and a first-name basis.

  4. We award over $500,000 in scholarships each year to undergraduates.

  5. Learn and work outside in our college research forests, just minutes from campus.

  6. Experiential education opportunities including study abroad, clubs and internships.

  7. Forestry offers a broad range of contemporary and dynamic career paths.

  8. You’ll receive specialized academic advising from START to graduation.

  9. We offer the nation's only ABET-accredited programs in forest engineering.

  10. Our programs are transfer-friendly! Consult our Forestry Transfer Guides.


Find Out More

Watch our College of Forestry video, explore our seven undergraduate majors, and read our prospective student newsletter, the Quarterly Cruise.


Click here to see our College of Forestry video!

Request More Information or Schedule an Appointment

You can request more information or schedule an appointment to meet with our prospective student advisor to discuss our undergraduate majors or to plan your future here in the OSU College of Forestry.

Apply to OSU!

To apply to OSU, please visit the OSU Admissions website. We encourage all students to apply for admission by November 1st to be part of the "Early Notification" admissions cycle. February 1st is the priority admissions deadline, the latest date that we advise students to apply to the university by in order to be considered for admission and scholarships for the following academic year.