It is easy to stay connected to OSU once you retire. Below is list of resources for all retirees!

Identification Cards
Retirees may apply for ID cards at the ID Center located in room 103 in the Memorial Union.  Please call 737-2493 for information before visiting the Center or visit their website.  Acquiring an OSU ID will help simplify your ability to receive many other campus services.

Parking on Campus
Annual parking permits are available to emeriti faculty at a 50% discount and may be purchased at the Parking Services Office located in 100 Adams Hall. For more information, call 541-737-2583 or visit the parking services website.

Enrolling in Classes
Retirees continue to be eligible to enroll in OSU classes at staff rates if your last FTE on record is .5 or greater.  The rate applies only if you are taking the class for credit.  You may take up to 12 credits per term at staff rates.  You may audit classes at no charge with the instructor’s consent.  For information call 737-8254 or visit online.

Athletic Tickets
Athletic tickets are available at staff rates for emeritus faculty only.  For information call 737-4455 or visit their Web site at

OSU Beaver Store
With an OSU retired staff ID card, you are eligible to receive faculty discounts.  This discount applies to purchases made on the books only.  For information call 737-4323 or visit their website at Be sure to sign up for Beaver Fan Mail to receive notices on secret sales and Faculty & Staff discount night!

Staff Newsletters
OSU Today is a daily on-line publication highlighting OSU people and programs.  You can subscribe to the newsletter through their website at to receive daily email news briefings.  Life@OSU is a monthly on-line publication about the lives and stories of OSU.  For more information about either of these newsletters contact Theresa Hogue at 737-0786.

Dixon Recreation Center
Retired employees are eligible for a membership with Recreational Sports, including Dixon Recreation Center, McAlexander Fieldhouse, the tennis complex and the new Student Legacy Park. Memberships are available by the term, year or day at regular staff rates when you present your ID card. For membership questions call: 541-737-3748 or visit the RecSports website.

Faculty/Staff Fitness Program
Retirees may enroll in classes offered through the Faculty/Staff Fitness Program.  For more information call 737-3222 or visit their website.

OSU Alumni Association
Retirees are eligible to join the OSU Alumni Association.  For a description of fees and benefits call 737-2351 or visit their website.

Valley Library
For information about library services call 737-3331 or visit their website.

OSU Events Calendar
For a full list of all OSU events, please visit the OSU Events Calendar.  The OSU Events Calendar can also be viewed from the OSU Home Page at, then click on “CALENDARS”.