Portland State University

Website: http://www.pdx.edu

Located in downtown Portland, OR, Portland State University (PSU) offers a breadth of academic opportunities and urban community connections that enhance and support curricula. PSU is nationally recognized for its interdisciplinary approach to general education, innovative community-based learning, and the strength of its academic programs. Students may choose from majors in the liberal arts and sciences, engineering and computer science, fine and performing arts, urban and public affairs, business administration, and social work.

How much would I save with WUE?
Resident tuition:$6525
Nonresident tuition:$22050
WUE rate (Resident x 150%):$9788
WUE Savings:$12262

Important: The rates shown are taken from WICHE's Annual Tuition and Fees Report for AY2014 - 15 and do not include fees. Actual tuition rates may vary. These rates assume 30 credit hours per year. We strongly encourage you to verify these rates with the admissions office where you want to enroll.

This institution offers the WUE rate to transfer students.

The WUE tuition rate applies to the majors listed below. If the major is not listed here, it is not eligible for the WUE rate:

Program Name   Degree Type(s)    
Accounting   BA, BS    
Accounting   BA, BS    
Advertising Management   BA, BS    
Aging Services   BA, BS    
Anthropology   BA, BS    
Applied Linguistics   BA    
Arabic   BA    
Architecture   BA, BS    
Art History: Art Practices   BA    
Art/Art Studies, General   BA    
Art: Practices   BA    
Biology   BA, BS    
Biomedical Informatics   BS    
Black Studies   BA, BS    
Business Administration and Management   BA, BS    
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other   BA, BS    
Chemistry   BA, BS    
Child and Family Studies   BA, BS    
Child and Family Studies   BA    
Chinese   BA    
Civil Engineering   BS    
Communications   BA, BS    
Community Development   BA, BS    
Community Development   BA    
Community Health Education   BA, BS    
Computer Engineering   BS    
Computer Science   BS    
Conflict Resolution   BA    
Criminology and Criminal Justice   BA, BS    
Criminology and Criminal Justice   BA, BS    
Economics   BA, BS    
Electrical Engineering   BS    
English   BA    
Environmental Engineering   BS    
Environmental Science   BA, BS    
Environmental Studies   BA, BS    
Exploratory/Undecided   BA, BS    
Film   BA, BS    
Finance   BA, BS    
French   BA    
Geography   BA, BS    
Geology   BA, BS    
Geology   BS    
German   BA    
Graphic Design   BA, BS    
Health Sciences   BS    
Health Studies   BA, BS    
History   BA, BS    
Human Resources Management   BA, BS    
International and Global Studies   BA    
Japanese   BA    
Judaic Studies   BA    
Liberal Studies   BA, BS    
Marketing   BA, BS    
Mathematics   BA, BS    
Mechanical Engineering   BS    
Music   BA, BS    
Music: Education (Choral and Instrumental)   BA    
Music: Musicology   BA, BS    
Music: Performance/Jazz   BA, BS    
Music: Theory and Composition   BA, BS    
Music: Voice   BA    
Philosophy   BA, BS    
Physics   BA, BS    
Political Science (International Development & Public Service)   BA, BS    
Pre-Chiropractic   No Degree    
Pre-Clinical Laboratory Science/Pre-Dental Hygiene   No Degree    
Pre-Dentistry   No Degree    
Pre-Law Program   No Degree    
Pre-Medicine   No Degree    
Pre-Nursing   No Degree    
Pre-Pharmacy   No Degree    
Pre-Radiation Therapy   No Degree    
Pre-Teacher Education Program   No Degree    
Pre-Veterinary Medicine   No Degree    
Psychology   BA, BS    
Quantitative Economics   BS    
Russian   BA    
Science   BA, BS    
Social Science   BA, BS    
Social Work   BA, BS    
Sociology   BA, BS    
Spanish   BA    
Speech and Hearing Science   BA, BS    
Supply and Logistics Management   BA, BS    
Theatre Arts   BA    
Theatre/Theatre Arts Management   BA    
Urban Honors College   No Degree    
Women's Studies   BA, BS    

Enrollment Information

Applicants to PSU are considered for the WUE based on their application for undergraduate admissions. There is no separate WUE application. All majors are eligible. Applicants must meet the following criteria to qualify:

Freshman (meet one of the following):
3.5+ cumulative unweighted high school GPA
-or- 1200+ SAT (math and critical reading)
-or- 27+ ACT composite

Transfer (meet both of the following):
3.0+ cumulative college GPA
90-134 transferrable quarter credits (junior class standing)

Please visit here for a full text of the eligibility requirements.

Contact Information

Office of Admissions
Portland State University
P.O. Box 751
Portland, OR 97207-0751
(503) 725-5570 (WUE hotline) or (800) 547-8887
Fax: (503) 725-5525