Explore Oregon

INTO OSU provides trips to visit many notable areas of Oregon and beyond! These are a great way to explore the Pacific Northwest, learn more about the culture, and have fun with new friends!

Sign up for an upcoming trip

Practice Your English

Sign-up to get a conversation partner with the Cultural Ambassador Conversant Program (CACP)! This is a signature program of INTO OSU and available for FREE to INTO OSU students. It is a great way to meet someone from OSU and the Corvallis community, improve your English speaking/listening, learn more about the culture of the area, and have fun.

  • Pair up with native/high-level speaker of English
  • Meet at least once a week for one hour a week, Weeks 2 to 8, whenever it works for both of your schedules
  • Have meaningful conversations and do fun activities together
  • Sign-up Week 1 of the term in the ILLC Lobby (near the Welcome Desk)

CACP is restricted to Pathway, SAWE, UTP, and AE speaking/listening levels 3-6

Looking for more English practice opportunities? See the activities calendar below.

Activities Calendar and Newsletter

Want to know what activities are happening with INTO OSU and around campus?

See the current online Activities Calendar

You can also visit the Welcome Desk in the ILLC to grab your own printed copy.

See recent Activities Newsletters

All INTO OSU students receive a weekly Activities Newsletter to their email. Press the button above to view the most recent newsletters or to sign-up to receive the newsletter to your preferred email!

Need Help or More Information?

Hello students! I am here to help guide you on how to get involved on-campus and off-campus, plan INTO OSU trips around Oregon for you, help you practice your English outside of class, and make your expereince with INTO OSU more fun! Please contact me using the information below or ask for me at the Welcome Desk.


Rylan Wall
Student Engagement Coordinator
Office: ILLC 175
Phone: 541-737-1838
Email Rylan Wall