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Resources for students

Resources for students

Supporting your mental and physical wellbeing

ASOSU Student Legal Services is offered by ASOSU for OSU students through Access the Law. This office provides legal advice and representation to OSU students when they have a dispute that does not pertain to the University. They offer a range of legal services that are listed on their website. Their office has moved online and can be contacted by phone at 541-737-4165 or by email. ASOSU Student Legal Services are open from Monday-Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) are still offering most of their services remotely, answering emails from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Friday and available for on-call consultations 9 a.m to 4 p.m. Monday-Friday. While the Mind Spa will be closed, you can still join their Zoom sessions on Mindfulness meditation. Students who want a consultation, to speak to a counselor or to learn about CAPS services can email or call 541-737-2131.

Disability Access Services is still working hard during this remote term! They still will take appointments, set up by email or by calling 541-737-4098. They are still working to process new DAS student applications and providing accommodation, also being able to provide materials/equipment to students who request them.

Students part of the Educational Opportunity Program (EOP) can go to virtual drop-in hours here, or can look for EOP on their Canvas Page or email to find what resources are available.

The Human Services Resource Center serves students facing hunger, housing problems and poverty. Rental/utility assistance, SNAP, childcare information, food boxes, health insurance assistance and textbook rentals. The HSRC can help students walk through SNAP applications remotely. They are also providing food boxes that will be distributed on Wednesdays from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Healthy Beavery Bags from 12-12:30 pm. The HSRC is also working to provide students with technology such as laptops, calculators, and free internet for the term in addition to emergency housing for students facing housing insecurity. For more information, please visit the HSRC Operations webpage. To request aid, please fill out this application.

The Survivor Advocacy and Resource Center (SARC) is providing their confidential services remotely through Zoom to those impacted by interpersonal violence. They have a 24/7 phone line at (541) 737-2030 or are availble by email or Zoom.

    Prioritizing student success

    Visit the Science Success Center for any aid or questions that you may have for this term. The Peer Advisors staff an online Zoom where students can join to ask questions and receive the help that they may need. The Science Success Center is open Monday-Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. this term. Please feel free to send us an email or call us at 541-737-3854.

    The OSU Academic Success Center provides academic coaching, time-management tools, note-taking training, studying and test-taking, self-empowerment videos and more. Reach out to their strategists on Zoom, send a question via text at 541-444-5906, set up a Coaching appointment, join an SI table or visit the Learning Corner!

    The Valley Library is open online and is available to help students obtain course reserves and home deliver print materials. Students can chat with a librarian from Monday-Thursday from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. and on Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Call us at 541-737-7293 or email us at

    The office of Undergraduate Research, Scholarship, and the Arts (URSA) advises students via Zoom Monday and Tuesday from 1-3 p.m.

    If you are currently a student in the Degree Partnership Program (DPP) or are curious about how the program will function during this term, your academic advisor will be able to point you in the right direction or email us with any questions.

    Virtual tutoring services

    The Biology 21X series has a Slack workspace for current students with any questions about the course.

    The Mole Hole is open and running their operations on Slack. Students can post questions and get individualized help as well as work with their peers.

    The Mathematics and Statistics Learning Center (MSLC) is also running its operations on Slack.

    The Wormhole is online and is running on Slack. Students can post questions for the class, Learning Assistants, Graduate Teaching Assistants, and Instructors and get one on one assistance.

    The Undergrad Writing Center will be available to students online. The Undergrad Research and Writing Studio is open for virtual walk-in service on Monday-Friday from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. To use the virtual walk-in service, please fill out this intake form. Students can also share their writing via the Online Writing Suite.


    TRIO Student Support Services (SSS) helps first-generation college students and other students who would benefit from additional support. To arrange an appointment time, email Comcast is offering two months of free service to TRIO participants within their service area. Interested households are asked to apply online using the promo code TRIO2020. Also, if you need a laptop, email with your student ID number and your mailing address.

    Career resources

    The Career Development Center offers on-campus job information, career counseling, career/interest assessments, and major exploration. Students can make an appointment with Claire Wu, the Assistant Director of Career Development for the College of Science. Claire can help you with preparing a resume, writing a cover letter, refreshing your interviewing skills and more!

    You can also get your resume reviewed using Vmock, an online website, or set up a virtual appointment with career assistants from Monday-Friday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

    Claire Wu, the Assistant Director of Career Development for the College of Science, works with students on their resume, cover letters, interviewing skills, and so much more! Be sure that you’re prepared and schedule a one-on-one appointment with Claire on Handshake under the “Career Center” tab and choose “Appointment.” Check out additional resources that you can access this term to get connected with the Career Development Center!

    Finance and admissions

    The Center for Advancing Financial Education (CAFE) is available to students who want to join webinars, try peer mentoring, or take online modules to learn more about financial literacy. Contact them to learn more.

    The office for Financial Aid and Scholarships is still open! They will have Zoom appointments running from Monday to Friday and chat boxes for online conversations

    Oregon State University’s Human Resources office is still available to answer questions for faculty and students. Email or call them at 541-737-3103.

    The Office of the Registrar is still available for students to contact via phone and email. This link provides all the different emails and phone numbers students may need related to the registrar regarding specific issues. Those who need to drop off documents can do so at the Cashiers Drop Box at the front of the Cashier’s window in the lobby.