Concordia University - Portland Rankings

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Ranking Category
#7469 of 14,131 In the World
#2024 of 2,597 In North America
#1932 of 2,496 In the United States
#26 of 31 In Oregon
#12 of 15 In Portland

Quick Review

Lutheran Church - Missouri Synod
Acceptance rate
Avg. cost to attend
$19,042 /y
Aid receiving
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree

Concordia University - Portland Acceptance rate and admissions statistics

We've calculated the 64% acceptance rate for Concordia University - Portland based on the ratio of admissions to applications and other circumstantial enrollment data. Treat this information as a rough guide and not as a definitive measure of your chances of admission. Different programs may have significantly varying admissions rates.

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

The average net cost to attend Concordia University - Portland is $19,042 per year, calculated as the sum of the average cost of tuition, room and board, books, and supplies, reduced by the amount of average financial aid received.

The final cost of attendance varies for each student based on household income, residency, program, and other factors.

Net average cost to attend
Average aid awarded
Students receiving aid

Average costs by household income

<$30K $15,129
$30-48K $16,443
$48-75K $17,310
$75-110K $22,213
$110K+ $20,435

Tuition and fees

Tuition in-district $31,580$20,910
Tuition in-state $31,580$20,910
Tuition out-of-state $31,580$20,910
Fee in-district $650
Fee in-state $650
Fee out-of-state $650

Room and board costs

Dormitory capacity 500
Combined charge for room and board $9,630
Room charge $5,040
Meal charge $4,590

Notable alumni

  1. Jay Ellis

    Jay Ellis
    Born in
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    1981-.. (age 43)
    television actorstage actorfilm actoractorfilm producer

    Wendell Ramone "Jay" Ellis Jr. is an American actor. In 2013, Ellis received his first major role on BET's series The Game. His role as Martin "Lawrence" Walker in the HBO series Insecure (2016-2021), earned him an NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actor in a Comedy Series. He later starred in the horror film Escape Room (2019), and appeared in Top Gun: Maverick (2022).

  2. Paul Simon

    Paul Simon
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    1928-2003 (aged 75)
    historiannewspaper editoruniversity teacherpoliticianpublisher

    Paul Martin Simon was an American author and politician from Illinois. He served in the United States House of Representatives from 1975 to 1985 and in the United States Senate from 1985 to 1997. A member of the Democratic Party, he unsuccessfully ran for the 1988 Democratic presidential nomination.

  3. Dave Reichert

    Dave Reichert
    Born in
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    1950-.. (age 74)
    Enrolled in Concordia University - Portland
    In 1970 graduated with associate degree
    police officerpolitician

    David George Reichert is an American politician, former law enforcement officer, and former member of the Air Force Reserve who served as the U.S. representative for Washington's 8th congressional district from 2005 to 2019. He is a Republican and a former elected Sheriff of King County, Washington. In September 2017, Reichert announced that he would retire from Congress after his seventh term.

  4. Don Benton

    Don Benton
    Born in
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    1957-.. (age 67)

    Donald Mark Benton is an American politician. Originally from Santa Clarita, California, he served as a member of the Washington House of Representatives from 1995 to 1996 and the Washington State Senate from 1996 to 2017, representing Washington's 17th legislative district. He served as campaign director for Donald Trump in Washington. In 2016, after Trump was elected, Benton was appointed as a senior White House advisor at the Environmental Protection Agency for a few weeks, but reportedly did not work well with newly appointed agency head Scott Pruitt. In April 2017, Benton was named by President Trump as the 13th Director of the Selective Service System. He served in that position until the inauguration of President Biden.

  5. Gregory N. Todd

    Gregory N. Todd
    1961-.. (age 63)
    Enrolled in Concordia University - Portland
    Graduated with Bachelor of Arts in theology and education

    Gregory N. Todd is a United States Navy rear admiral and chaplain who serves as the 28th Chief of Chaplains of the United States Navy. He previously served as the 20th Chaplain of the Marine Corps. He also served for four years as the tenth Chaplain of the Coast Guard. Over a thirty-two year career, he has served in a variety of Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard assignments, including deployments to Iraq and Afghanistan and chaplaincy work at Ground Zero in the wake of the September 11 attacks. He is a Lutheran.

General info

Alternative names CU
Founded 1905
Motto Christi Crux Est Mihi Lux
The Cross of Christ is Light to Me
Colors blue, white
Academic calendar Semesters
Carnegie classification Special Focus Four-Year: Other Special Focus Institutions

Location and contacts

Address 2811 NE Holman Street
Portland, Oregon, 97211-6099
United States
City population 653,000
Phone +1 (503) 288 9371
Fax +1 (503) 280 8518

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