Oregon State UniversitySpecial Collections & Archives Research Center

Financial Aid Office Records, 1917-2000

Robert Asbury Booth, one of the founders of the Loan Fund of Oregon State University, ca 1920s.

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RG 012

The Financial Aid Office Records document the administration of student loan and scholarship programs at Oregon State University. Financial aid became available for OSU students in 1911; in 1966, a centralized financial aid office was established for the University.

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3.5 cubic feet; 4 boxes, including 1 oversize box; 1 microfilm reel


The Financial Aid Records are organized into five subgroups: 1. Student Loan Fund, Inc.; 2. Other Loan Funds; 3. Scholarship Committee; 4. Other Records; and 5. Bernard Daly Educational Fund. Most series within each subgroup are arranged chronologically.

Related Papers

Other materials pertaining to financial aid are available in the Financial Aid Office Photograph Collection (P 58) and the Memorabilia Collection.

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