Best Oregon Colleges

Ranking top Colleges and Universities in Oregon for 2021

There are 45 colleges and universities in Oregon enrolling 220,770 students. Explore the list of top colleges in Oregon below to begin your college search. The CollegeSimply rankings are objective and data-driven in order to help you find good matches for you. Learn how the Best Colleges rankings are calculated on our ranking methodology page. Whether you're searching for a good public, private or community college, this guide to universities in Oregon offers a comprehensive view to the state's higher education options.

 Oregon is home to nationally ranked institutions like Reed College, University of Portland, Lewis & Clark College and Linfield College McMinnville Campus. The highest ranked college in Oregon is Reed College and the top rated public state college is University of Oregon.

Local college options can be explored in Portland, Eugene and Salem or other cities.


45 results

List of the Best Oregon Colleges

Reed College
R
Portland, OR
Reed College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#1 Best Colleges in Oregon

  • 1,503enrollment
  • $32,069net price
  • 39%acceptance rate
  • 1325-1520SAT range
  • 30-34ACT range
  • 3.9Avg GPA
University of Portland
P
Portland, OR
University of Portland

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#2 Best Colleges in Oregon

  • 4,280enrollment
  • $36,051net price
  • 77%acceptance rate
  • 1150-1350SAT range
  • 23-29ACT range
  • 3.63Avg GPA
Lewis & Clark College
L
Portland, OR
Lewis & Clark College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#3 Best Colleges in Oregon

  • 3,396enrollment
  • $36,026net price
  • 72%acceptance rate
  • 1220-1400SAT range
  • 27-31ACT range
  • 3.9Avg GPA
Linfield College McMinnville Campus
L
McMinnville, OR
 
Linfield College McMinnville Campus

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#4 Best Colleges in Oregon

  • 1,376enrollment
  • $29,521net price
  • 82%acceptance rate
  • 1040-1230SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.66Avg GPA
University of Oregon
O
Eugene, OR
University of Oregon

Public 4 Year

3 reviews

#5 Best Colleges in Oregon

  • 22,644enrollment
  • $16,080net price
  • 82%acceptance rate
  • 1100-1310SAT range
  • 22-28ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA
George Fox University
G
Newberg, OR
George Fox University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#6 Best Colleges in Oregon

  • 3,941enrollment
  • $30,827net price
  • 82%acceptance rate
  • 1030-1270SAT range
  • 19-27ACT range
  • 3.56Avg GPA
Oregon State University
O
Corvallis, OR
Oregon State University

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#7 Best Colleges in Oregon

  • 30,986enrollment
  • $19,273net price
  • 82%acceptance rate
  • 1080-1320SAT range
  • 21-28ACT range
  • 3.56Avg GPA
Pacific University
P
Forest Grove, OR
Pacific University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#8 Best Colleges in Oregon

  • 3,938enrollment
  • $29,432net price
  • 87%acceptance rate
  • 1060-1260SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA
Oregon Institute of Technology
O
Klamath Falls, OR
 
Oregon Institute of Technology

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#9 Best Colleges in Oregon

  • 5,335enrollment
  • $16,670net price
  • 97%acceptance rate
  • 1000-1200SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.42*Avg GPA
Concordia University Portland
C
Portland, OR
 
Concordia University Portland

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#10 Best Colleges in Oregon

  • 5,342enrollment
  • $19,042net price
  • 57%acceptance rate
  • 1000-1160SAT range
  • 17-23ACT range
  • 3.42Avg GPA
Portland State University
P
Portland, OR
Portland State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#11 Best Colleges in Oregon

  • 25,711enrollment
  • $12,710net price
  • 96%acceptance rate
  • 1000-1220SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • 3.38Avg GPA
Corban University
C
Salem, OR
 
Corban University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#12 Best Colleges in Oregon

  • 1,183enrollment
  • $22,160net price
  • 85%acceptance rate
  • 1010-1240SAT range
  • 19-26ACT range
  • 3.57Avg GPA
Western Oregon University
W
Monmouth, OR
Western Oregon University

Public 4 Year

2 reviews

#13 Best Colleges in Oregon

  • 5,185enrollment
  • $15,896net price
  • 85%acceptance rate
  • 960-1160SAT range
  • 17-23ACT range
  • 3.2Avg GPA
Southern Oregon University
S
Ashland, OR
Southern Oregon University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#14 Best Colleges in Oregon

  • 6,278enrollment
  • $12,022net price
  • 78%acceptance rate
  • 980-1200SAT range
  • 18-25ACT range
  • 3.3Avg GPA
Eastern Oregon University
E
La Grande, OR
 
Eastern Oregon University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#15 Best Colleges in Oregon

  • 2,978enrollment
  • $14,835net price
  • 98%acceptance rate
  • 930-1145SAT range
  • 17-23ACT range
  • 3.1Avg GPA
Blue Mountain Community College
B
Pendleton, OR
 
Blue Mountain Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,681enrollment
  • $11,579net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA
Central Oregon Community College
C
Bend, OR
 
Central Oregon Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 4,872enrollment
  • $11,492net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA
Chemeketa Community College
C
Salem, OR
Chemeketa Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 10,151enrollment
  • $4,333net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA