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Oregon State has record number of graduates

OSU said the oldest graduate is 70 years old and the youngest is 19 years old.

Posted: Jun 16, 2018 10:16 PM
Updated: Jun 16, 2018 10:23 PM

CORVALLIS, Ore. -- Oregon State University had a record amount of graduates this year, with 7,128 students receiving degrees on Saturday.

OSU held its 149th commencement ceremony at Reser Stadium. They said the 7,128 graduating students received 7,435 degrees. 

OSU said the oldest graduate is 70 years old and the youngest is 19 years old.

The commencement address was given by OSU grad and academy award winner Harley Jessup. He received an academy award for visual effects in the film, "Innerspace."

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