Portland State University

NCAA (National Collegiate Athletic Association)


Doctoral/Research Universities--Intensive: These institutions typically offer a wide range of baccalaureate programs, and they are committed to graduate education through the doctorate. They award at least ten doctoral degrees per year across three or more disciplines, or at least 20 doctoral degrees per year overall.

Undergraduate programs or courses are offered via distance education
Graduate programs or courses are offered via distance education
ROTC: Army
Study abroad
Teacher certification: Students can complete their preparation in certain areas of specialization
Teacher certification: Approved by the state for initial certifcation or licensure of teachers

724 SW Harrison, Portland, OR, 97201

(503) 725-3511 






Public, 4-year or above 


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

Dual credit
Advanced placement (AP) credits

Academic Year Prices - 2012 (full-time, first-time undergraduate students)

Tuition & Fees 2012-13 2011-12 2010-11
In District $7,653 $7,764 $7,130
In State $7,653 $7,764 $7,130
Out of State $22,863 $22,983 $21,642
Books and Supplies $2,000 $1,920 $1,911
On Campus      
Room and Board $9,950 $9,801 $9,774
Other Expenses $3,200 $3,000 $2,961
Off Campus      
Room and Board $12,000 $11,700 $11,600
Other Expenses $3,300 $3,100 $3,070
Off Campus With Family      
Other Expenses $3,500 $3,200 $3,070

Major NCAA Programs

Sport Conference
Football Big Sky Conference
Basketball Big Sky Conference
Baseball Big Sky Conference
Cross Country/Track Big Sky Conference

Financial Aid 2011-2012

Type of Aid Percent Receiving Aid Average Amount Received
Federal Grants
44.0% $4,765
State/Local Grant
28.0% $1,831
Institutional Grants
45.0% $5,147
Loans 53.0% $5,721
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The above information was obtained via the publicly-available Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), operated by the U.S. Department of Education, which compiles self-reported information provided by colleges and universities, for the purpose of making such information openly available to students and parents.

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Kamara M. on 10/14/2010 3:31:39 PM

I am interested in submitting an application to Portland State. I have heard reviews from various people that the psychology program is phenominal! My goal is to major in clinical psychology and to hear this I could not have been more excited.