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Portland State University Students are

  • Diverse
  • Unlimited
  • Service-oriented
  • Engagement
  • Access

About Portland State University

Portland State University is more than Portland’s public research university. It’s a place to test ideas and projects that show the world how different is done. Our innovative approach combines education with creative problem-solving and collaboration across campus for maximum impact. With more than 200 degree programs to choose from, PSU is Oregon’s most diverse, innovative and affordable research university.

Total Student Population Approximately 26,012

Diversity at Portland State University

  • 48% Total diversity
  • 6% International students

Top Majors at Portland State University

Want Guaranteed Acceptance to Portland State University?

Your admission to Portland State University is guaranteed when you complete a Verto semester and meet the following requirements.

  • Minimum GPA of 2.5 on your Verto transcript.
  • Completion of 2 Verto semesters, with a minimum of 20 credits.
  • Grades of C or better in all Verto courses.
  • Maintained good standing while on your Verto Education semester, which includes personal, behavioral, and academic integrity.

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