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Success Stories

Oregon State University Wins Grant for Textile Manufacturing Innovation

The Walmart Foundation and the U.S. Conference of Mayors today announced Oregon State University as one of this year’s U.S. Manufacturing Innovation Fund grant recipients for the school’s innovation in improving textile weaving efficiency. Oregon…

Inpria Named a Finalist for OEN Tom Holce Entrepreneurship Awards

Inpria Named a Finalist for OEN Tom Holce Entrepreneurship Awards

The Oregon Entrepreneurs Network (OEN) is pleased to announce 12 finalists—from a record number of 67 nominees—for the 2014 OEN Tom Holce Entrepreneurship Awards. The OEN Tom Holce Entrepreneurship Awards honors the skill, and the…

Inpria raises another $1.5 million from OAF

Inpria raises another $1.5 million from OAF

Inpria, one of the first of now 40 ONAMI Gap Fund startup companies, has just announced that it's raised $1.45 million from the Oregon Angel Fund. OAF is a collection of local investors backing early-stage…

Entreprenuer Profiles

The 8 Best Cities for Young Entrepreneurs

Article by Ben Johnson via Fundera Ledger Bill Gates, Mark Zuckerberg, Steve Jobs. What do these three entrepreneurs have in common? They all started their business before the age of 25! There’s never been a…

OSU Professor Develops Drug to Treat Ebola

OSU Professor Develops Drug to Treat Ebola

A drug developed by an Oregon State University scientist may be used to treat patients infected with the Ebola virus. The drug, manufactured by Sarepta Therapeutics in Cambridge, Mass., had promising results in clinical trials…

Oregon State University

Home of  Oregon StateOSU

Corvallis is home to Oregon State University (OSU).  Oregon State is investing in a better future by focusing on three signature areas of research and teaching: earth systems science, human health and wellness, and economic and social progress. As Oregon’s largest public research university, Oregon State attracted $261.7 million in research funding last year. Oregon State is also one of only two land, sea, space and sun grant universities in the United States.osu-fall With nearly 25,000 students from all 50 states and more than 80 countries, Oregon State welcomes a diverse student body that’s known for its friendly, close-knit community. OSU contributes greatly to the Benton county workforce.

Oregon State University Advantage

Oregon State's focused resources for Business Success are in their OSU Advantage Program. osuad

OSU - the Facts


OSU enrolls approximately 24,980 students and employs approximately 9,280 people. OSU serves as Oregon's leading source of basic applied research in forestry, agriculture, fisheries, engineering, electronics, home economics and the sciences for the development of human, land, atmospheric and oceanic resources. It is considered one of the nation's leading research universities. Oregon State University Demographic Reports

Top 10 College Towns

Oregon State helps make Corvallis consistently rated in the top 10 college towns.
With an artistic vibe and a natural feel, Corvallis, OR, is a funky college city. It's a town that college kids and residents love to explore and can feel safe checking out every nook and cranny. Corvallis has received accolades for being among the safest and most environmentally friendly cities in the nation. The city, located just 50 miles from the coast, offers many spots to eat local food, enjoy live music, and engage in outdoor interests like fishing, hiking and camping.  -
Corvallis was ranked the 5th best college town by The American Institute of Economic Research