Portland State University Comparison

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Location Portland, OR
Setting Large City
Students 25,711
Type Public 4 Year
Religious Affiliation -
Status Non-profit


Tuition (In State) $8,079
Tuition (Out of State) $26,910
Room & Board $13,611
Avg Net Price $12,710
Avg Grant Aid $7,519
% Receiving Grant Aid 71%

Admission and Academics

Acceptance Rate 95.8%
Avg High School GPA 3.38
Admissions Standards Moderate
Applicant Competition
ACT Range 18/24
SAT Range 1000/1220
Application Deadline Mar 1, 2022


Graduation Rate 38%
Median Earnings (After 10 years) $48,600
Making Student Loan Payments 55%
Median Student Loan Debt $22,634
Median Loan Payment $234
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Sources: U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov IPEDS and College Scorecard https://collegescorecard.ed.gov/