Portland State University

  • Location: Portland, Oregon
  • Total Enrollment: 26,627
  • Established: 1946

Excellence Model

Urban Serving

  • A national model of the “engaged” urban university through campus-wide focus on service projects, hands-on learning and community-university partnerships

Exceptional Student Experience

  • Offers online courses on the National Association of Colleges and Employers' competencies
  • Completely redesigned student services portal to provide personalized and flexible access to online resources

Institutional Excellence

  • Successfully implemented a new budget model
Ranking and Recognitions
  • #231-300 in National Universities (U.S. News)
  • #10 in Most Innovative Schools (U.S. News)
  • Best Programs that Lead to Student Success - Service Learning (U.S. News)
  • Carnegie Community Engaged University
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