Registration for Camp Cowboy 2017!

Camp Cowboy is a fun-filled experience for incoming OSU students that includes a ropes course, swimming, small groups, camp fires, meeting OSU athletes and administrators, and much more!

It is designed to prepare students to experience the best of what OSU has to offer. Your Camp Cowboy experience will provide an opportunity to meet other incoming freshmen, "experienced" OSU students, faculty and staff - all leading to an easier transition into college life and giving you an opportunity to create a support network within the university community.

This year's camps take place on nine weekends during the summer.  The 2017 camp dates are as follows:

  • Camp 1 - June 2-4*

  • Camp 2 - June 9-11*

  • Camp 3 - June 16-18*

  • Camp 4 - June 23-25*

  • Camp 5 - June 30-July 2*

  • Camp 6 - July 7-9*

  • Camp 7 - July 14-16*

  • Camp 8 - July 21-23

  • Camp 9 - July 28-30

*These Camp Cowboy sessions are tied to a New Student Orientation overnight program. 

The cost to register for the camp is $170 (register here: and includes on-campus housing, one day spent at Camp Redlands, all camp activities, meals and an OSU T-shirt.