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IPEDS ID: 440828
OPE ID: 00321001
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Oregon State University-Cascades Campus
2600 NW College Way Cascades Hall, Bend, Oregon 97701
General information:  (541) 322-3100
Type:  4-year, Public
Awards offered:  Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Campus setting:  City: Small
Campus housing:  No
Student population:  1,016 (857 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty ratio:  11 to 1
Carnegie Classification
Not applicable, not in Carnegie universe (not accredited or nondegree-granting)
Religious Affiliation
Not applicable
Federal Aid
Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
Undergraduate students enrolled who are formally registered with office of disability services
3% or less
Special Learning Opportunities
ROTC (Army)
Teacher certification
Distance education opportunities - undergraduate level
Distance education opportunities - graduate level
Study abroad
Student Services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
Credit Accepted
Dual credit
Advanced placement (AP) credits
Faculty data for this campus is combined with data from parent institution Oregon State University.
Estimated Expenses for Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students
  • Beginning students are those who are entering postsecondary education for the first time.
Estimated expenses for academic year2012-20132013-20142014-20152015-2016% change 2014-2015 to 2015-2016
Tuition and fees
In-state---$8,790 -
Out-of-state---$27,855 -
Books and supplies---$1,950 -
Living arrangement
Off Campus
Room and board---$11,874 -
Other---$2,484 -
Off Campus with Family
Other---$2,484 -
Total Expenses2012-20132013-20142014-20152015-2016% change 2014-2015 to 2015-2016
Off Campus---$25,098 -
Off Campus with Family---$13,224 -
Off Campus---$44,163 -
Off Campus with Family---$32,289 -
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Average graduate student tuition and fees for academic year2015-2016
In-state tuition$12,150
In-state fees$660
Out-of-state tuition$20,952
Out-of-state fees$660
Alternative Tuition Plans
  • No alternative tuition plans are offered by this institution.
Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2014-2015
All Undergraduate Students
Type of AidNumber receiving aidPercent receiving aidTotal amount of aid receivedAverage amount of aid received
Grant or scholarship aid157070%$3,489,250$6,121
Pell grants49961%$2,174,557$4,358
Federal student loans53165%$4,853,459$9,140
  • 1 Grant or scholarship aid includes aid received, from the federal government, state or local government, the institution, and other sources known by the institution.

  • For more information on Student Financial Assistance Programs or to apply for financial aid via the web, visit Federal Student Aid.
  • This institution did not admit full-time first-time undergraduate-level students in 2014-2015, therefore net price information was not reported.
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Fall 2015
Total enrollment1,016
Undergraduate enrollment857
Undergraduate transfer-in enrollment224
Graduate enrollment159
Undergraduate Attendance StatusUndergraduate Student Gender
Undergraduate Attendance Status:
Full-time: 30%
Part-time: 70%Undergraduate Student Gender:
Male: 49%
Female: 51%
Undergraduate Race/ethnicity
Undergraduate Race/ethnicity:
American Indian or Alaska Native: 1%
Asian: 1%
Black or African American: 0%
Hispanic/Latino: 9%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander: 0%
White: 77%
Two or more races: 7%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 4%
Non-resident alien: 0%
Undergraduate Student Age
Undergraduate Student Age:
24 and under: 47%
25 and over: 53%
Age unknown: 0%
Graduate Attendance Status
Graduate Attendance Status:
Full-time: 72%
Part-time: 28%
Undergraduate Distance Education StatusGraduate Distance Education Status
Undergraduate Enrollment by Distance Education Status:
Enrolled only in distance education: 0%
Enrolled in some distance education: 14%
Not enrolled in any distance education: 86%Graduate Enrollment by Distance Education Status:
Enrolled only in distance education: 0%
Enrolled in some distance education: 1%
Not enrolled in any distance education: 99%
Undergraduate application fee (2015-2016): $60
Undergraduate Admissions Fall 2015
Number of applicants208103105
Percent admitted73%71%74%
Percent admitted who enrolled35%42%28%
Admissions ConsiderationsRequiredRecommended
Secondary school GPAX
Secondary school rankX
Secondary school recordX
Completion of college-preparatory programX
Formal demonstration of competenciesX
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT)X
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign language)X
Test Scores: Fall 2015 (enrolled first-time students)
Students submitting scoresNumberPercent
Test Scores25th Percentile*75th Percentile**
*  25% of students scored at or below
** 25% of students scored above
  • Data apply to first-time degree/certificate-seeking students.
  • Institutions are asked to report test scores only if they are required for admission.
SAT Critical Reading480570
SAT Math480610
SAT Writing470560
ACT Composite2025
ACT English1925
ACT Math1725
ACT Writing78
  • Interpret data with caution. The Cascades Campus only began enrolling first-time (non-transfer) degree seeking students in Fall 2015.
  • Interpret data with caution. The Cascades Campus only began enrolling first-time (non-transfer) degree seeking students in Fall 2015.
  • This institution did not admit full-time first-time undergraduate-level students in the cohort year, therefore graduation rate information was not reported.

Programs/Majors data for this campus is combined with data from parent institution Oregon State University.
Services and Programs for Servicemembers and Veterans
Yellow Ribbon Program (officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military servicemembers, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Tuition policies specifically for Veterans and Servicemembers
Educational Benefits, 2014-2015
Number of students receiving benefits/assistance
Number of students receiving benefits/assistance:
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - undergraduates: 47
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - graduates: 3
DoD Tuition Assistance Program - undergraduates: 0
DoD Tuition Assistance Program - graduates: 0
Average amount of benefits/assistance awarded through the institution
Average amount of benefits/assistance awarded through the institution:
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - undergraduates: $4,815
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - graduates: $15,901
  • No varsity sports data reported for this institution.
2014 Crime Statistics
Arrests - On-Campus201220132014
Illegal weapons possession000
Drug law violations000
Liquor law violations300
Arrests - On-Campus Residence Halls !201220132014
Illegal weapons possession0
Drug law violations0
Liquor law violations0
Criminal Offenses - On-Campus201220132014
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter000
Negligent manslaughter000
Sex offenses - Forcible10
Sex offenses - Non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only)00
Statutory rape0
Aggravated assault001
Motor vehicle theft200
Criminal Offenses - On-Campus Residence Halls !201220132014
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter0
Negligent manslaughter0
Sex offenses - Forcible
Sex offenses - Non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only)
Statutory rape0
Aggravated assault1
Motor vehicle theft0
  • (!) Residence Halls are a subset of On-Campus statistics
  • The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here.
  • As of the 2015 data collection (2014 data onwards), statistics for Sex offenses - Forcible and Sex offenses - Non-forcible are no longer collected. Rape, Fondling, Incest and Statutory rape statistics were not collected prior to the 2015 data collection.
  • These data do not include incidents that: (a) took place off campus on public property immediately adjacent to and accessible from the Campus; (b) took place on a noncampus building or property owned or controlled by a student organization that is officially recognized by the institution; or (c) incidents at buildings/property owned or controlled by an institution but is not contiguous to the institution. For further information, see
Three-year Official Cohort Default Rates
Fiscal Year201320122011
Default rate3.6%3.9%5.0%
Number in default189187199
Number in repayment5,1764,6783,976
  • These default rates apply to all locations of this institution.
Aid Programs
  • Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan)