Portland State University is a 4-year public school located in Portland, OR. It is an urban college that enrolls 20,966 undergraduate students. Admissions is less selective as the Portland State University acceptance rate is 96%.
First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Portland State University is Continuous processing.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Portland State University is Continuous processing.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
The median ACT score of an admitted student to Portland State University is 21. Students with an ACT score of 24 and above have a good chance of getting into Portland State University. Students with an ACT score that falls between 18 and 24 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 18 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.
Composite SAT Range
Math SAT Range
Reading SAT Range
1220 and Above
990 to 1220
990 and Less
The median SAT score for Portland State University students is 1107. Applicants with SAT scores of 1220 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Portland State University, while applicants with SAT scores between 990 to 1220 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 990 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Portland State University.
Wondering what life at Portland State University is like? There are approximately 26,021 students enrolled at Portland State University, including 20,966 undergraduate students and 5,055 graduate students. 67% percent of students attend school full-time, 84% percent are from OR and 16% percent of students are from other states.
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