Hugs from Home

Do you have an Oregon State University student living on campus who needs some TLC?

University Housing and Dining Services now offers family and friends the opportunity to show you care with a Hugs from Home care package. There are a variety of Hugs from Home care packages available to help your busy beaver when they are studying hard, celebrating, or just because.


Available Packages

Finals Fuel

Give your busy Beaver the fuel they need for Finals! Package includes a variety of energizing snacks, beverages, note cards, stress-relieving ball and more.

Laundry Love Package

Is your student bringing home lots of dirty clothes? Send them a helpful hint and everything they need to do laundry!

Vegan Snacks Package

Keep it Vegan with a care package full of healthy and delicious certified vegan treats!

Happy Birthday / Celebration Package

Everything you need for a party! Includes a cake, beverages, plates, forks, napkins, and balloons

Get Well Package

For when your student is under the weather. Includes soup, crackers, tissues, hand sanitizers, cough drops, and beverages. (Gluten Free Option Available)

College Provisions Package

To help your student through their studies. Includes school supplies like notebooks and highlighters, snacks, and beverages. (Gluten Free Option Available)

Thinking of You Snack Package

A gift for anytime at all! Includes a variety of salty and sweet snacks and a beverage.
(Gluten Free Option Available)


Exact package contents are subject to change based on product availability. Current prices and availability details can be found at the OSU Marketplace.



Things to Know


  • Hugs from Home package deliveries are scheduled Monday through Friday. Weekend deliveries are not available.

  • Deliveries are currently limited to students living on campus so you must know their residence hall.
    The package is delivered to the student’s closest Service Center where they receive mail. The Service Center contacts the student to let them know they have a package ready for pick-up.

  • Once an order is received, delivery typically takes 48 business hours, so please plan accordingly.

  • A simple card is included with each package.  You can write a unique message after you provide payment information.

  • You can add helium balloons to your package (at an additional cost) when you go to the checkout page.  There is a small size and large size. The small size consists of 1 mylar and 2 latex balloons The large size consists of  1 mylar and 4 latex balloons.

  • Exact package contents are subject to change based on product availability.


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