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Located in Portland, Oregon, University of Portland is a private not-for-profit institution. Portland is a great location for students who prefer city over country life.

$40,854 Avg Cost After Aid (Undergrad)
81% Acceptance Rate

Where Is University of Portland?


Contact details for University of Portland are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 5000 N Willamette Blvd, Portland, OR 97203-5798
Phone: 503-943-8000

How Do I Get Into University of Portland?

You can apply to University of Portland online at:

Admission Requirements for University of Portland

Submission Required?
High School GPA Required
High School Rank Recommended
High School Transcript Required
College Prep Program Required
Recommendations Required
SAT or ACT Scores Considered but not required
TOEFL Required

How Hard Is It To Get Into University of Portland?

81% Acceptance Rate
68% Of Accepted Are Women
18% Submit SAT Scores
With an acceptance rate of 81%, University of Portland may not be as selective as some schools, but you should not take admittance for granted. Be sure to submit the best application you can.

Approximately 32% of accepted students are men and 68% are women. The acceptance rate for men is 82%, and the acceptance rate for women is 81%.

Average Test Scores

About 18% of students accepted to University of Portland submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 595 and 690. Math scores were between 570 and 670.

SAT Reading and Writing Scores for University of Portland  ( 595 to 690 )

SAT Math Scores for University of Portland  ( 570 to 670 )
University of Portland received ACT scores from 10% of accepted students. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, ACT English scores ranged between 24 and 32. Math scores were between 25 and 29. Composite scores were between 26 and 31.

ACT English Scores for University of Portland  ( 24 to 32 )
ACT Math Scores for University of Portland  ( 25 to 29 )
ACT Composite Scores for University of Portland  ( 26 to 31 )

Can I Afford University of Portland?

$40,854 Net Price
44% Take Out Loans
0.2% Loan Default Rate
The overall average net price of University of Portland is $40,854. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group.

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.

Student Loan Debt

It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At University of Portland, approximately 44% of students took out student loans averaging $6,832 a year. That adds up to $27,328 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at University of Portland is 0.2%. This is significantly lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, which is a good sign that you'll be able to pay back your student loans.

University of Portland Undergraduate Student Diversity

3,483 Full-Time Undergraduates
62% Women
47% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 3,589 undergraduate students at University of Portland, with 3,483 being full-time and 106 being part-time.


There are also 444 graduate students at the school.

Gender Diversity

Of the 3,483 full-time undergraduates at University of Portland, 38% are male and 62% are female.


Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of University of Portland students is as follows.

Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 676
Black or African American 72
Hispanic or Latino 519
White 1,692
International Students 92
Other Races/Ethnicities 432

Geographic Diversity

Oregon students aren't the only ones who study at University of Portland. At this time, 29 states are represented by the student population at the school.

Over 47 countries are represented at University of Portland. The most popular countries sending students to the school are Saudi Arabia, China, and Indonesia.

Online Learning at University of Portland

212 Took All Classes Online
2,735 Took At Least One Class Online
In 2020-2021, 2,735 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at University of Portland has changed over the last few years.



*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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