School Overview

Portland State University is a Public, 4 years college located in Portland, Oregon. Portland State ranked 194th in National Universities and 9th in Oregon Colleges.
It has a total enrollment of 23,640 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1. It is a Research University (high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. Portland State's acceptance rate is 98.43% last year (undergraduate school).
Portland State University is accredited by Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities.
Contact Information
Address724 SW Harrison, Portland, OR 97201
Admission Information
Online Application
Net Price
Veterans Tuition
School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryResearch University (high research activity)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of Portland State University is 98.43% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 25.79%. The application fees are $50 for undergraduate programs and $65 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate98.43 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)25.79 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$50
Graduate Application Fees$65

Tuition & Fees

Portland State's 2022 tuition & fees is $10,386 for Oregon residents and $29,286 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $16,518 for Oregon residents and $24,009 for out-of-students.
Oregon ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$10,386$29,286
Graduate Tuition & Fees$16,518$24,009
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 23,640 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 1,890 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Portland State has 18,656 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 4,984 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students23,640
Undergraduate Students18,656
Graduate Students4,984
Online Enrollment1,890

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs274 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsBachelor's
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Doctorate (Research)

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
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