Alumni HDFS

With human services degree in hand, OSU graduate is poised to help people and make real change 

Commencement 2023 spotlight

HDFS Health Heroes Students

PhD student in human development and family sciences works to improve students’ mental health 

Meet Dean’s Health Hero Slade Thackeray

HDFS Health Tips Students

What to expect during your human services internship

Internship coordinator Tasha Galardi offers advice on how to get the most out of your internship

Features HDFS Research Students

How HDFS PhD program helps student promote resilience among underserved communities

Alexis Merculief chose Oregon State’s HDFS PhD program for its supportive environment and focus on how context shapes children’s development

Community Engagement Faculty and Staff Features HDFS

It takes a village to raise a child, but who supports the village?

We do. Researchers support children, families and educators across Oregon.

HDFS Students

A weeklong human development and family sciences course changed their life

Oregon State students reflect on how an HDFS course shaped their world-view.