Privileged* Visiting Hours:
Visiting days are Saturday through Wednesday; closed Thursday and Friday. Visiting hours are 8:15 - 10:45 a.m. and 1 - 3:45 p.m.
For all visiting cancelations, special events, and updates - please see Visiting Alerts.
Do not call the institution to inquire about visiting application status, as this information cannot be disclosed. Inmates will be notified once visitors have been approved and added to their visiting list; it is the inmate's responsibility to notify their visitors. For the visiting application form or more information about visitations, see the following links:
Visiting applications must be filled out completely in order to be processed. Print legibly or type in all information. The name of the visitor should match DMV records. Applications should be mailed to Inmate Services Unit - 2575 Center Street NE, Salem OR 97310 or submitted via e-mail to DOC.Visitors@doc.state.or.us. Contact the Inmate Services Unit at (503) 378-2883 with any questions concerning visiting applications.
South on I-5 to Exit 253 (Stayton Santiam). Go east approximately three miles and take the Gaffin Road Exit. OSCI is located at the foot of the ramp on the right. Going west, take the Gaffin Road Exit, turn right at the next two stop signs, following the road to the OSCI driveway, turning left.
Click here to see a map to OSCI
BASIC** VISITS FOR INMATES HOUSED IN SEGREGATION:
All visits for inmates housed in Segregation must be scheduled through Ms. R. Mondragon, Administrative Support at: (503) 373-0113. Staff can be reached Monday through Friday, between the hours of 8:30 am & 4:00 pm to schedule a visit. If you are unable to reach someone, please leave a voice message and someone will contact you. Details to include in your voice message: Your name, phone number, inmates name and SID # and the date/time you would like to visit.
Inmates in Segregation are on ‘basic’ visiting status. They are permitted one, one-hour visit per week. Inmates must select two visitors to visit with while in Segregation. The selected visitors must call ahead to schedule a basic visit at least 24 hours in advance. Visits can be scheduled for the following dates/times ONLY: Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday or Sunday at 8:30 am, 9:30 am, 1:30 pm or 2:30 pm,
Visits will be scheduled on a first-come, first-served basis. Any visitor who arrives more than 20 minutes late for a scheduled visit will be asked to reschedule their visit for a later date and time.
Please remember to cancel your scheduled visit if you are unable to keep your appointment.
*Privileged visiting refers to visits which occur during regular visiting hours. Privileged visiting allows limited physical contact with the inmate including a brief embrace and kiss upon meeting and leaving, hand holding, and holding of children
**Basic Visits must be scheduled in advance with the institution where the inmate is housed and does not involve physical contact. The inmate and visitor are permitted to see/talk to each other on a scheduled basis for a reasonable period of time only.