University of Portland: Ranking & Review

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Portland
rank
United States
rank
World
rank
43091037
Top 7%

University of Portland Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate70%71%69%
Applicants11,1373,7867,351
Admissions7,7452,6995,046
Enrolled undergraduates1,003410593
Enrolled total (including graduate students)4,3961,7552,641

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores702
Percent of students submitting SAT scores70%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
620
Math
610

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores539
Percent of students submitting ACT scores54%
ACT Composite
26
ACT English
25
ACT Math
26

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $50. Application fee for graduates - $50.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRequired
RecommendationsRequired
Formal demonstration of competenciesRecommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

University of Portland Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$59,236$59,236
Off-campus$55,058$55,058
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $12,658 and other expenses per full academic year.

University of Portland provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 2,179 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$43,686$43,686
Fees for full-time undergraduates$340$340
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$1,368$1,368
Tuition for Full-time graduates$18,306$18,306
Fees for full-time graduates$0$0
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$1,221$1,221

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoralTotal
Health Professions and Related Programs185512202
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services10852160
Education319012133
Engineering861197
Biological and Biomedical Sciences8282
Mathematics and Statistics54357
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs41445
Psychology4040
Social Sciences3434
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services2727
Physical Sciences1919
English Language and Literature & Letters1818
Natural Resources and Conservation1717
Theology and Religious Vocations6814
History1212
Visual and Performing Arts8311
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities88
Public Administration and Social Service Professions66
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics66
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies22
Philosophy and Religious Studies11
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields
Grand Total79117624991

A total of 791 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at University of Portland.

At the master's and doctor's level 200 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate82%81%82%
  • Full-time retention rate - 88%

General info

Alternative namesUP
Founded1901
MottoVeritas Vos Liberabit
The Truth Shall Set You Free (John 8:32)
Religious affiliationRoman Catholic
Colorspurple, white
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff846
Instructional FTE340
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.up.edu
Address5000 N Willamette Blvd
Portland, Oregon, 97203-5798
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Large
City population653,000
Phone5039438000
Fax+1 (503) 943 7147

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