Oregon State University

New Student Picnic Reservations

Don't miss out on OSU's Annual New Student Picnic Celebration, full of food, music and games.




Where to get a ticket?

beginning at 5:00pm on September 22nd students can purchase tickets at:

  • Southside Station at Anorld
  • Bing's at Weatherford
  • EBGB's at Marketplace West Dining
  • Main Squeeze at McNary Dining

Where do I get my reserved ticket?

If you reserved a ticket and live on campus your ticket will be handed out at your all hall meetings.  If you live off campus you need to pick up your ticket by noon on Thursday, September 25th.

When does the picnic start and end?

The picnic starts on Thursday, September 25th in the Memorial Union Quad directly after Convocation at 5 PM and runs until 7 PM. Students are free to come and go as they please during the event, but food is usually served until 6:30.

Can parents, family, and guests come to the picnic? How do they purchase tickets?

Yes guests are welcome to attend with new students. Students can reserve additional tickets for guests.

What will be served?

The 2014 menu includes BBQ Chicken or Sunburger on a whole wheat bun.  Sides include prickley pear fruit salad and black bean and corn salad.  You will also recieved a free resuable water bottle filled with water.    

After the Picnic

Dixon Rec Night will start 9 PM with lots of games, bands, activities, late night snack options, and opportunities to explore all Dixon and Rec. Sports has to offer.











Contact Info

New Student Programs & Family Outreach
B009 Kerr Administration Building, Corvallis, OR 97331-2133
Phone: 541-737-7627 | Fax: 541-737-6157

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