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The College of Forestry at Oregon State University is one of the world's premier education, research, and outreach institutions that focuses on broad areas related to forest resources.

We have been educating students for over 100 years, offering a breadth of undergraduate and graduate programs that prepare students for a variety of careers in the public and private sectors. Our programs are ranked among the very best in the world. Our world-class facilities, combined with remarkable access to local forests and wood products industries, makes us the educational program of choice for the best students.

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News


“From a regional perspective, the differences in projected future changes are minor when you look at how much each projection says climate will change for the business-as-usual scenario,” said Yueyang Jiang, lead author and a postdoctoral scientist at OSU. “The climate projections were created...(more)


“Scientists saw that and thought, What the hell is this?” said Steve Strauss, a forest biotechnology professor at Oregon State University. As it turned out, bacteria that survive a viral invasion use CRISPR to store the viral gene sequences within their own DNA to “remember” and destroy the...(more)


To reach their conclusions, a team led by Urs Kormann, a post-doctoral scientist in the College of Forestry at Oregon State University, surveyed bird communities in 49 forest fragments near the Las Cruces Biological Station in Costa Rica.(more)


Oregon State University is putting CLT and other timber products to the test in its newest rendition of Peavy Hall, center of the university’s College of Forestry, which is under construction now. The building, due to open this fall, will showcase some of the latest uses of engineered wood,...(more)

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Calendar/Events


22Feb2018

Interfor Information Session

Interfor is looking to fill multiple summer positions at our sawmill locations in Washington and Oregon:   Procurement Summer Intern …
26Feb2018

Federal Jobs Panel & Networking Event

What are the benefits of working for the Federal Government? What kinds of career paths can you pursue? What is the best way to navigate the hiring process? …
28Feb2018

Water Resources Engineering Seminar Series: Winter 2018

Speaker: Jeff Hatten, Ph.D, associate professor of forest soils in the Forest Engineering, Resources & Management Department at Oregon State University  …
28Feb2018
28Feb2018

Managing for resilience of inland fishes

Stephanie Carlson Environmental Science, Policy, and Management, UC Berkeley Part of the Ecology, Evolution and Conservation Biology Seminar Series Winter 2018 - FES/BOT/FW 507…