Investing in your Future

The CLA Undergraduate Experience

The College of Liberal Arts is the cornerstone of the University. The liberal arts are personally enriching and eminently practical. CLA prepares students to embark on a lifetime of learning and to adapt to a rapidly changing world. When our students leave OSU, they have the critical thinking and communication skills necessary to succeed in their careers and their lives.

4-Year Graduation Guarantee

Yes, you can graduate in 4 years...guaranteed.

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Undergraduate Programs

With 54 undergraduate programs, the College of Liberal Arts has a program for every student.

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The College of Liberal Arts awards many student scholarships each year.

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Financial Aid

You've got big dreams for your future, and Oregon State University can help put that future within your reach.

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Course Catalog

Browse all course offerings and class schedules.

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Admissions Office

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Rachel Paris

Rachel Paris, Student Recruitment Coordinator

Hometown: Davison, Michigan

Favorite Thing about CLA: The passion students have here at CLA creates a culture of passion, innovation, and care for everyone who is learning here. They are dedicated students who are highly involved and want to genuinely want to make a difference in the world.

Admissions Advice: If you are interested in majors in CLA, do not hesitate to reach out early with questions! We want to be able to give more in-depth information about the college and connect you with current students and faculty members.

If you are interested in learning more about the College of Liberal Arts please contact Rachel at and by filling out this form.