Public Universities

ORS 352.801
Oregon State University designated as agricultural college of the state

  • Sea Grant College
  • program in Veterinary Medicine


Oregon State University is designated and permanently adopted as the agricultural college of the state and shall provide, in accordance with the objectives sought by Congress in the establishment of state agricultural colleges, instruction in agriculture and the mechanic arts. The university is also a Sea Grant College dedicated to education and research in the marine sciences.


Oregon State University, or any other public university listed in ORS 352.002 (Public universities) that receives authorization from the Higher Education Coordinating Commission, is authorized to enter into agreements with its counterpart in the State of Idaho and with the Board of Regents of Washington State University for cooperative development of the program in Veterinary Medicine. [Formerly 352.230]


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Jun. 26, 2021