Prospective Employees

Employment Opportunities & Related Resources

Search for employment opportunities and view other resources that can help you navigate the application process.

OSU is committed to the health of our local and global community. All employees and students are required to comply with the university’s COVID-19 Vaccination Program. Please visit for additional information about OSU’s plans for safety and success, as well as options for compliance with the vaccination program.

OSU commits to inclusive excellence by advancing equity and diversity in all that we do. We are an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, and particularly encourage applications from members of historically underrepresented racial/ethnic groups, women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, LGBTQ community members, and others who demonstrate the ability to help us achieve our vision of a diverse and inclusive community.

Working at OSU

Discover the features of OSU that make it a great place to work including faculty and staff, work-life at OSU, and organizational information.

OSU Campus, Corvallis Community and Oregon

Benefits in brief

Learn about employee benefit options for medical, dental, life, disability, retirement and savings. Discover those unexpected benefits such as tuition reduction, employee assistance programs and more.

Dual Career Couples

The Greater Oregon Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (GO HERC) provides the most comprehensive higher education job search tools in the Northwest, listing hundreds of jobs from our member colleges and universities, community colleges, teaching hospitals, and research institutes. Its members are committed to diversity hiring and dual-career couples, and our jobs cover the broadest spectrum of business functions, academic disciplines, and career stages. These job search resources are free and open to the public.  For more information, contact Christina Schaaf or call 541-737-4960.

Work-Life OSU

Oregon State University understands that you have many facets to your life, including personal, professional and academic demands. This website offers information and resources to assist you in balancing the daily demands and opportunities of your life, whether you are a student, faculty or staff member.

New Employee Onboarding

The New Employee Resources site is intended to help you get acquainted with many of the resources available to you as a new employee and to help you better understand the organization as a whole. It is not meant to be an all inclusive orientation, but it provides a small piece to enhance what you may have received through your department, college, or from other units at OSU.

OSU offers a comprehensive benefit package that includes medical, dental, vision, disability, life and retirement/savings coverage. Benefit plans vary depending on your employee classification and whether you are part-time or full-time.