University of Portland: Statistics

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#1707 of 14,160In the World
#500 of 2,624In North America
#452 of 2,523In the United States
#9 of 33In Oregon
#5 of 16In Portland
#507 of 1,105For Military science

Quick Review

Religion
Roman Catholic
Acceptance rate
77%
Average SAT
1250
Average ACT
26
Avg. cost to attend
$36,051 /y
Aid receiving
100%
Undergraduates
3,798
Graduates
456
Male:Female Ratio
39:61
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Website
up.edu

University of Portland Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate77%79%76%
Applicants11,6413,6517,990
Admissions8,9232,8866,037
Freshmen enrolled full time1,004367637

18 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

12 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
775 or 77%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 1150
or below

75% of them
had 1350
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in the University of Portland are 1150-1350 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
372 or 37%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 23
or below

75% of them
had 29
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in the University of Portland are 23-29 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

College-preparatory program Required
Recommendations Required
SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
Secondary school rank Recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White2301 (54%)
Asian632 (15%)
Hispanic550 (13%)
Two or more races361 (9%)
Nonresident Alien164 (4%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown115 (3%)
Black or African American60 (1%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander58 (1%)
American Indian or Alaska Native5 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$36,051/year
Average aid awarded
$25,633
Students receiving aid
100%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$27,524
$30-48K$30,778
$48-75K$32,916
$75-110K$38,949
$110K+$41,057

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$47,478$23,868
Tuition in-state$47,478$23,868
Tuition out-of-state$47,478$23,868
Fee in-district$340
Fee in-state$340
Fee out-of-state$340

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity2,166
Combined charge for room and board$13,684

University of Portland Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse208
Biology & Biological Sciences, General102
Education, General86
Mechanical Engineering71
Psychology, General52
Marketing & Marketing Management, General52
Management Science417
Business Administration and Management, General47
Computer Science34
Organizational Communication, General31
Financial Mathematics31
Chemistry, General26
Accounting25
Civil Engineering, General25
Political Science and Government, General23
Electrical and Electronics Engineering23
Elementary Education and Teaching17
Mathematics, General16
English Language and Literature, General14
Environmental Science14
Social Work14
Communication, General13
History, General11
Higher Education & Higher Education Administration9
Secondary Education and Teaching8
Family Practice Nurse & Nursing8
Sociology7
Finance, General7
Philosophy7
General Studies6
Economics, General6
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General6
Physics, General5
Environmental Studies5
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering5
Engineering, General5
Educational Leadership and Administration, General5
Entrepreneurship & Entrepreneurial Studies4
Pastoral Studies & Counseling4
International Business & Trade & Commerce3
Theology & Theological Studies3
Music History, Literature, and Theory3
German Studies2
French Studies2
Spanish Language and Literature2
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication2
Grand Total91217213
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate81%79%83%
  • Full-time retention rate - 90%
  • Part-time retention rate - 100%

Publications & Citations

Publications
2,457
Citations
68,329

Publication / Citation count by topic

Medicine
684 / 22,031
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
589 / 13,441
Psychology
398 / 13,190
Business
342 / 15,845
Biology
286 / 13,651
Engineering
222 / 4,185
Computer Science
189 / 4,602
Economics
179 / 2,751
Sociology
165 / 7,222
Chemistry
164 / 4,371
Physics
162 / 4,583
Mathematics
153 / 2,359
Environmental Science
135 / 3,636
Social Psychology
125 / 5,614
Health Science
123 / 4,714
Materials Science
90 / 2,060
Political Science
89 / 1,052
Demography
82 / 2,398
Art & Design
78 / 752
Finance
78 / 1,506
Nursing
72 / 2,321
Education Majors
71 / 754
Oncology and Cancer research
66 / 1,233
Math Teachers
65 / 1,110
Child Psychology
64 / 1,536
Communications and Public Relations
59 / 1,725
Philosophy
57 / 153
Clinical Psychology
57 / 1,812
Investment Banking and Stock trading
54 / 505
Surgery
49 / 4,707
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics
48 / 888
Theology / Divinity / Religious studies
46 / 17
Marketing
45 / 6,279
History
42 / 21
Healthcare Management (MHA)
42 / 819
Gender Studies
41 / 535
Physical Therapy
39 / 4,002
Family medicine
34 / 627
Biochemistry
33 / 1,781
Psychiatry
33 / 1,985

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199016263
199119318
199217347
199320471
199422415
199532428
199618487
199728496
199833538
199940593
200027658
200147748
200237857
200358863
2004471092
2005681246
2006531615
2007651962
2008732069
2009912537
2010703021
20111083274
20121223588
20131194192
20141524230
20151564341
20161304398
20171304531
20181064124
20191304413
20201465014

University of Portland alumni

  1. Kunal Nayyar

    Photo
    Kunal Nayyar
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1981-.. (age 40)
    Occupations
    television actorfilm actoractorwriterstage actor
    Biography

    Kunal Nayyar is a British-Indian actor. He is known for portraying Raj Koothrappali on the CBS sitcom The Big Bang Theory (2007–2019), and voicing Vijay on the Nickelodeon animated sitcom Sanjay and Craig (2013–2016). Nayyar also appeared in the films Ice Age: Continental Drift (2012), The Scribbler (2014), Dr. Cabbie (2014), Consumed (2015), Trolls (2016), and Sweetness in the Belly (2019). Forbes listed Nayyar as the world's third-highest-paid television actor in 2015 and 2018, with earnings of US$20 million and US$23.5 million, respectively.

  2. Megan Rapinoe

    Photo
    Megan Rapinoe
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1985-.. (age 36)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    Megan Anna Rapinoe is an American professional soccer player who plays as a winger and captains OL Reign of the National Women's Soccer League (NWSL), as well as the United States national team. Winner of the Ballon d'Or Féminin and named The Best FIFA Women's Player in 2019, Rapinoe won gold with the national team at the 2012 London Summer Olympics, 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup, and 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup and she played for the team at the 2011 FIFA Women's World Cup where the U.S. finished in second place. Rapinoe co-captained the national team alongside Carli Lloyd and Alex Morgan from 2018 to 2020. She previously played for the Chicago Red Stars, Philadelphia Independence, and MagicJack in Women's Professional Soccer (WPS), as well as Olympique Lyon in France's Division 1 Féminine.

  3. Erik Spoelstra

    Photo
    Erik Spoelstra
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1970-.. (age 51)
    Occupations
    basketball playerbasketball coach
    Biography

    Erik Jon Celino Spoelstra is an American professional basketball coach who is the head coach for the Miami Heat of the National Basketball Association (NBA). Of Filipino descent from his mother's side, Spoelstra is the first Asian-American head coach in the history of the four major North American sports leagues and the first Asian-American head coach to win an NBA championship.

  4. Paul Winfield

    Photo
    Paul Winfield
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1939-2004 (aged 65)
    Occupations
    stage actorfilm actortelevision actorvoice actor
    Biography

    Paul Edward Winfield was an American television, film and stage actor. He was known for his portrayal of a Louisiana sharecropper who struggles to support his family during the Great Depression in the landmark film Sounder (1972), which earned him an Academy Award nomination. He portrayed Martin Luther King Jr. in the 1978 television miniseries King, for which he was nominated for an Emmy Award. Winfield was also known for his roles in Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan, The Terminator, L.A. Law, and 24 episodes of the sitcom 227. He received four Emmy nominations overall, winning in 1995 for his 1994 guest role in Picket Fences.

General info

Alternative namesUP
Founded1901
MottoVeritas Vos Liberabit
The Truth Shall Set You Free (John 8:32)
Colorspurple, white
Academic CalendarAugust to April (August - December; January-April)
Total FTE staff915
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs

Location and Contacts

Address5000 N Willamette Blvd
Portland, Oregon, 97203-5798
United States
City population653,000
Phone5039438000
Fax+1 (503) 943 7147

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