The Office of the Dean of Students 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 the Dean of Students. Our website provides helpful information to assist you as you navigate Oregon State University virtually and physically. If you are not able to find what you are looking for, please feel free to contact us.  Read the full message from the dean.

Family & FERPA

The Office of the Dean of Students strives to work collaboratively with you to provide the support your student needs to be successful at OSU, but your student has important rights about 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 challenges, and academic transition issues. We encourage anyone within the student’s support network to contact our office for consultation:

Student Care Inquiry Form