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 will open on Monday, May 2, 2016
START 2017 Programs at OSU Corvallis Campus
June 26-27: Monday-Tuesday
June 29-30: Thursday-Friday
July 6-7: Thursday-Friday
July 9-10*: Sunday-Monday
July 13-14: Thursday-Friday
July 17-18: Monday-Tuesday
July 20-21: Thursday-Friday
July 24-25: Monday-Tuesday
July 27-28: Thursday-Friday
August 28-29: Monday-Tuesday
September 18: Monday-- If you are unable to attend any of the START sessions during the summer, you will need to attend this session, however we strongly recommend you attend one of the sessions above.
*this program offers a spanish track (in addition to our regular program) for parents and family members.
START 2016 On the Road Program Dates
Saturday, June 10: San Jose, California
Sunday, June 11: San Jose, California
Satursday, June 17: 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