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) $7,695
Tuition (Out of State) $26,027
Room & Board $13,215
Avg Net Price $13,573
Avg Grant Aid $6,772
% Receiving Grant Aid 67%

Admission and Academics

Acceptance Rate 90.2%
Avg High School GPA 3.38
Admissions Standards Average
Applicant Competition
ACT Range 18/25
SAT Range 1010/1230
Application Deadline


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/