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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.

Dean Maness’ message to prospective students


Bend’s Nicole Strong, an assistant professor at Oregon State University’s Forestry and Natural Resources Extension, is also an avid mountain biker. She notes that the tree removal and thinning project will actually accelerate a more sustainable forest by growing healthy old trees, improving... (more)

The HJ Andrews Forest LTER Program is pleased to announce a new promotional video created by film maker Jeremy Monroe titled "Without This Place". It highlights the importance of long-term research and the research findings of the HJ Andrews Experimental Forest and Long-Term Ecological Research... (more)

President and CEO of Roseburg Forest Products, Allyn Ford was recently presented with the... (more)

Kaitlyn Marina Hickman has received the OSU Outstanding Student Award from the Oregon Society of American Foresters. Hickman received the award on April 28 at the OSAF Annual Meeting in Coos Bay. Hickman is a senior in the College of Forestry’s Natural Resources program and is closing out her... (more)

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