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Visiting Alerts

UPDATE: In-person visiting is once again available at DOC institutions with additional health and safety protocols. Learn more and schedule your visit today!

Visiting Alerts and Cancellations


Warner Creek Correctional Facility - Visiting is cancelled on Saturday, August 13, 2022.

Columbia River Correctional Institution - Afternoon visiting is cancelled on Sunday, August 28, 2022 from 2:00 PM – 3:50 PM. Evening visiting will take place as scheduled: 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM.

Santiam Correctional Institution - SCI will reopen visiting on a limited basis, beginning Thursday, August 11, 2022.Visiting will be limited to Thursday/Friday and Monday evenings with 3 sessions, 5:45pm-6:45pm; 7:00—8:00pm and 8:15--9:00pm. SCI no longer requires visiting to be scheduled through You will need to be listed as an approved visitor. SCI will seat visitors on first come first serve basis, 3 visitors per AIC. SCI's COVID capacity at SCI is 76Visitors are not allowed to arrive to the facility more than 30 minutes prior to the start of the visiting session.  You may not arrive earlier and wait in the parking lot. Masking will be required for all AIC's and visitors. 

Oregon State Correctional Institution - 

OSCI visiting will be closed on the following dates:

  • August 23, 2022 and August 24, 2022.
  • August 30, 2022 and August 31, 2022
  • September 6, 2022 and September 7, 2022
  • September 10, 2022, during the afternoon session only.

Snake River Correctional Institution - Effective immediately. Due to the recent increase within the Malheur county community risk levels returning to RED for COVID-19 related incidents, Snake River Correctional Institution visiting will be requiring Masks for both the adult in custody population and their approved visitors until further notice. Visitors will continue to be afforded a brief embrace upon entry, hand holding, and minor children may continue to be held. Updated visiting hours, click HERE.

Two Rivers Correctional Institution -  Due to staff shortages, beginning July 6, 2022 visiting will only occur on Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday.

Deer Ridge Correctional Institution -  DRCI's visiting schedule will be changing beginning July 1, 2022. Click the link for more details. 

Santiam Correctional Institution - Due to staff shortages, beginning Tuesday, July 5, 2022, visiting will be cancelled until further notice. 

Eastern Oregon Correctional Institution - Due to staff shortages, beginning Wednesday, July 6, 2022, visiting will only occur on Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday from 8:30 am to 11:00 am and afternoon visiting from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm.  

Coffee Creek Correctional Facility - Coffee Creek Correctional Facility - Visiting will be closed for afternoon visiting on Saturday, August 13, 2022 and Sunday, August 14, 2022, to host a Rotary-sponsored Back-to-School family event in the Medium Facility only; visiting in the Minimum will not be impacted. Evening visiting in the Medium will be open on both days from 6:30pm to 9:00pm.

Please note: 

CCCF and CCCM no longer require visits to be scheduled through CCCF and CCCM will seat visitors as they are processed.  The COVID capacity in CCCM is 48 and the COVID capacity in CCCF is 51.

Visitors are not allowed to arrive to the facility more than 30 minutes prior to the start of the visiting session; you may not arrive earlier and wait in the parking lot.

Oregon State Penitentiary - Due to staff shortages, beginning June 7, 2022, OSP visiting will be limited to 5 Days a week with visiting closed on Tuesdays and Wednesdays.

If you are making plans to visit a friend or loved one, be sure to check out the Visiting Alerts Calendar below before heading out the door. Visiting cancellations are sometimes planned in advance, but can also happen last minute if there is a security need. Check back often, as this calendar is updated regularly.

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