We are less than one week away from your arrival at Oregon Boys State. Here are some important things to consider.
Weather in Salem in June is unpredictable. In the past it has been cold and rainy one day and hot and sunny the next. As such, you will want take that into consideration when packing.
You will be provided two (2) uniform shirts with sizing based on the information you provided during application. It is recommended you wear these over a t-shirt, which will allow them to "last" longer prior to washing. Laundry facilities are available in the dorms for a nominal fee.
Upon arrival, check-in with The Director at Ford Hall. You may reach me on my personal cell at 503-510-1411 or via GroupMe. (Please do not give out this number to others. You may give them my public number at 503-893-8939.)
When you arrive, you will be issued your key so you can get settled into your room. If you need a parking pass, please ask for it at that time. Parking passes are free for STAFF ONLY. After you unload, please park in the Sparks Field parking lot (near the corner of Hwy-22/99E and 12th Street SE. Parking tickets may be issued for people parked on State Street during weekdays AND for people parked on university property without a pass. Be sure to observe any posted parking signs to avoid this. Parking tickets are not covered by Oregon Boys State.
All staff need to arrive before 7PM on Friday. If you cannot make it before 7PM, please be sure to inform The Director. You may arrive before this time, and if you do, dinner is at 6PM.
If you have any special needs for for your program segment, please email The Director with your requests immediately.
We are looking forward to another great year! Please do not hesitate to contact me if you have any questions or need anything.