INTO OSU Conversant Program

Do you want to practice your English and meet new people?

Join our Cultural Ambassador Conversant Program (CACP)! If you are in the U.S. or in your home country, CACP is a great way to meet other OSU students and Corvallis community members.

What can you expect?

  • We will introduce you to an English-speaking OSU student or Corvallis community member. 
  • You will meet with your partner(s) for one hour every wek until Week 9 of the term.
  • You will practice your English, meet new people, learn more about culture in the U.S., and have a new experience!

How can you sign up to participate in CACP?

  • CACP starts at the beginning of each term.

Sign-Ups for Fall 2021 open on Wednesday, September 1st.

Sign-Ups for Fall 2021 close at midnight on Sunday, October 3rd.

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Sign-Up here to participate for Fall 2021:

*Applications are due by midnight on Sunday, October 2nd

Trips & Adventures


Over the course of the year, INTO OSU hosts numerous trips and adventures for students to participate in.


Trips, Adventures, & COVID-19

Due to the current circumstances of primarily remote operations, we have no trips or adventures planned at this time. As operations change, we will update this page regarding Winter 2021 trips and adventures.

Trip FAQs

  • What does my trip fee cover?
    • Typically, the trip fee covers transportation, the staff members that accompany students, and any activities included in the trip. 
  • Where is the meeting location for trips?
    • Students will be picked up and dropped off at the ILLC, unless otherwised specified in the trip details. 
  • If I decide not to come after signing up, can I get a refund?
    • Unfortunately, INTO OSU has a no-refund policy. 
  • Can my friends come with me on a trip?
    • All Oregon State University students are welcome to sign up for our trips and activities; it's not limited to only INTO OSU students!
  • What should I bring with me on a trip?
    • Check out the photo: