University of Portland: Review & Facts

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University of Portland is a medium four-year, private not-for-profit school with 3,985 students enrolled. This institution was founded in 1901 and is one of the 34 schools and colleges located in Portland, Oregon.

University of Portland is affiliated with Roman Catholic Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
56
At University of Portland you can obtain your bachelor's degree, master's degree, or doctoral degree.

University of Portland deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 56 majors. The most popular concentrations are Nursing, Education, Engineering, Management, and Biology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges and schools.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a positive sign. However, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
89%
University of Portland student retention rate is high at 89% (well above Oregon average). Considering this statistic, apparently students love their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at University of Portland is good - 75%.

Student to faculty ratio at University of Portland is pretty good - 13:1. Find out more information about faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$37,500
Average tuition charges are extremely high - about $35,200 a year. The additional fees at University of Portland not covered by tuition are nearly $2,300; which comes to a total of $37,500 a year.

Read the details about University of Portland additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
67%
As reported in recent data, 8,696 applications were submitted and 5,785 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to be accepted at this school.

University of Portland might accept dual credits and advanced placement credits at entry.

Read more about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at University of Portland in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$5,700
University of Portland offers study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at University of Portland, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
D+
University of Portland provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 1,900 students, which offers a viable on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is reasonable, roughly $5,700 a year.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at University of Portland. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime numbers, University of Portland appears to be a relatively dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

University of Portland Location and Maps



Post Address: University of Portland, 5000 N Willamette Blvd, Portland, Oregon 97203-5798, USA
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