The Office of Student Life supports parents and family members by serving as a consulting agent when you are concerned for your student’s success, and provides information about and referral to campus resources.

A Message from the Dean

Greetings and welcome to the Office of Student Life.  Our goal is to help C.A.R.E. for your students while they are here at Oregon State University by joining with them in building community, facilitating access, navigating resources, and supporting empowerment with students. Read more.

Family & FERPA

The Office of Student Life strives to work collaboratively with you to provide the support your student needs to be successful at OSU, but your student has important rights to what the university shares with their support network. From educational records to directory information, learn more about the Family Educational Rights & Privacy Act.

Student Care

Many students face difficult times during college; unexpected life events, personal crises, mental health struggles, and academic transition issues. We encourage any- one within the student’s support network to contact our office for consultation:

Student Care Inquiry Form
541-737-8748
studentassistance@oregonstate.edu