Eligibility

Outside the Box is designed for students who will be entering 8th-10th grade fall, 2020 and who are mature enough to monitor their own behavior on a university campus.

New applicants must meet one of the following requirements:

  • Be identified as intellectually/academically talented and gifted according to State of Oregon identification criteria.
  • Have mental ability total battery test score at or above the 90th percentile.
  • Have total Reading or total Math achievement test score at or above the 90th percentile.
  • Previously attended an OSU Precollege TAG Program (Winter Wonderings, Expeditions, or Adventures in Learning).