Students have access to…

  • On-campus housing
  • International advising
  • Computer-lab & library
  • Gym access
  • Program-sponsored field trips & fun activities
  • Free or reduced price athletic games and community events


One-on-one tutoring is an essential part of the Pathway program. Students have individual meetings with advanced or native English speakers who can assist them in their homework, serve as conversation partners and help mentor students in academic skills.
In addition, sometimes group tutoring or study halls are provided to support student needs.


We help you settle into the Pacific Northwest culture and life.
Orientation Week is every student’s first step into life at Corban University.

We also help connect you with medical and dental care, a local phone number, a bank account and other essentials.


By car, Corban University is
60 miles from Portland International Airport
6 miles from Salem Station (Amtrak)
20 miles from Silver Falls State Park
A charter bus is available for hire for airport transportation, cultural trips or other needs.

Weekly shuttles are provided for students who want to go to the local shopping mall, supermarkets or other key stops.


Bikes and helmets are available for students to check out. Many students like to take the bikes around campus, down the road to a community garden and other places nearby.

Life at Corban University

Events on campus include the annual Pumpkin Smash, Lumberjack Games, and Mr. Van Gilder Competition.

The Fitness Center offers gym and exercise equipment.

Corban University Student Life sponsors intramural sports and Open Recreation.