HISTORY OF THIS PLACE

This is how it all began at Oregon State: the people, the landscape, the traditions. What began as Corvallis College became the state’s land grant institution and a world-class public research university. Now, through groundbreaking research and outstanding students, we make an impact across Oregon, the nation and the world. Navigate below to see timelines, photos and videos from the past. Learn about the history of our home and where we’re headed.