Our friendly community enjoys all the charms of a top-ranked college town. Historic buildings, tree-lined sidewalks, unique eateries, art venues and cozy coffeehouses. People from all over the world. Yet a small-town vibe. Our citizens passionately advocate for social justice and sustainable lifestyles.
It is also a beautiful place that you will love to call home for four years. In Corvallis, you can explore miles of trails through dense forests. Or walk along the breath-taking Pacific Ocean beaches only an hour away. Ready for city life? Take your pick of places to go, and things to do in Corvallis – from concerts at the Majestic Theatre to film festivals at Darkside Cinema to ethnic and farm-to-fork restaurants. You also can visit Portland only 90 minutes away. Frequent bus runs from OSU to Portland make it easy for you to plan your day trip.