First-Year START Information
First-year START is an extensive two-day orientation, advising, and registration program with sessions offered June through September, attendance on both days is required. We also offer a program for parents and family members of first-year students on the same day for an additional fee.
Before you sign up for START
1.) Pay your ATD
2.) All first year students must complete the online housing application. Even if you will be requesting an exemption, you will still need to complete the housing application.
Registration for START is REQUIRED and is available here.
START 2015 Programs at OSU Corvallis Campus
June 22-23: Mon-Tues
June 25-26: Thurs.-Fri
June 28-29: Sun-Mon*
July 6-7: Mon-Tues
July 9-10: Thurs-Fri
July 13-14: Mon- Tues
July 16-17: Thurs-Fri
July 20-21: Mon- Tues
August 24-25: Mon.-Tues.
September 21: Monday-- If you are unable to attend any of the START sessions during the summer, you will need to attend this session.
*this program offers a spanish track (in addition to our regular program) for parents and family members.
START 2015 On the Road Program Dates
June 6: San Francisco, California
June 7: San Francisco, California
June 13: Honolulu, Hawaii
- First-year START Program Schedule
- START Parent and Family Program
- Overnight Housing During START
- Driving and Parking Directions
- Information for Individuals with Disabilities attending START
- Preparing for your START Session
- Required Math Placement Test