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Colleges / Oregon Health & Science University

About OHSU

Oregon Health & Science University is a public, state school in an urban setting in Portland, Oregon. OHSU was founded in 1974 and now enrolls around 2,895 students a year, including 827 undergrads.

There are many ways for students to get involved at OHSU! Love music or performing? Sing in a chorus

Interested in journalism or communications? OHSU students can write for the campus newspaper, host a radio show or be a producer for the student-run television channel.

There are no fraternities or sororities at OHSU, so it might be a good choice if you're not interested in Greek life.

Planning to play sports? OHSU has many options for athletes. See them all and learn more about life at OHSU on the Student Life page.

Learn more about life at OHSU on the Student Life page.

2021 OHSU Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar Quarter
In-State Tuition $13,932
Out-of-State $25,524
Percent of Need Met 34%
Average First-Year Financial Aid Package $0

Is OHSU a Good School?

Different people have different ideas about what makes a "good" school. Admissions difficulty and admitted student statistics can give you a sense of how competitive a school is, but they don't tell you how happy or successful students are. However, there are a few good ways to get a better sense how satisfied students are and how well a school supports its student body.

Let's take a look at each of these factors to get a better idea of what OHSU offers and if it might be a good choice for you.

Retention and Graduation Rates at OHSU

Retention is the number of students that stay enrolled at a school over time. This is a way to get a sense of how satisfied students are with their school experience, and if they have the support necessary to succeed in college.

Compare this to the average six-year graduation rate for colleges and universities in the U.S., which is around 61% for public schools and 67% for private.

Job Outlook OHSU Graduates

Job placement rates after graduation and average starting salaries can all give important clues about the value of a degree from a specific school.

Tuition and Financial Aid at OHSU

Cost is another important factor when choose a college. Some colleges may have high tuition, but do a better job at meeting students' financial need. OHSU meets 34% of the demonstrated financial need for undergraduates.

The 2022-2023 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2021

Some financial aid is awarded on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA early. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! You should never have to pay to submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), so be very wary of anyone asking you for money.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at OHSU. Based on this information, how does OHSU sound? Remember, a school that is perfect for one person may not be the right school for another! So ask yourself: Is OHSU a good school for you?

If Oregon Health & Science University seems like a school you want to apply to, click the heart button to save it to your college list.

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Where is OHSU?

OHSU is located in the urban setting of Portland, Oregon.

If you want to see OHSU for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 5 to Portland, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Portland International.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what OHSU and Portland are like without leaving home.

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College Info

3181 Southwest Sam Jackson Park Road Portland, OR 97239-3098

Campus Setting: Urban

OHSU Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Not available

Transfer Applications are Due

Feb 15

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to OHSU is Feb 15.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

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OHSU Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$20,365

In State

$31,957

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$13,932
$25,524
Fees
$6,433
$6,433
Housing
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Books
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Student Life

Wondering what life at OHSU is like? There are approximately 2,895 students enrolled at OHSU, including 827 undergraduate students and 2,068 graduate students. 25% percent of students attend school full-time.

25%

Full Time

75%

Part Time

© 2021 College Confidential / Concentrical LLC, Data provided by IPEDs and Peterson's Databases, © 2020 Peterson's LLC.

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

2,895

Campus Setting

Urban

Acceptance Rate

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Tuition and Fees

In State

$20,365

Out-of-State

$31,957

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

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