2015 – 2016

Welcome To Oregon’s
Urban Research University


Portland State’s campus is located on 50 acres in the heart of one of America’s most vibrant centers of culture, business and technology. Portland is known for its progressive attitude, lively food and music scenes, and endless recreational possibilities. The city’s neighborhoods, shopping districts and natural areas are easily accessible by bike, bus and rail.

Internationally recognized for programs in engineering, social work and urban planning, Portland State connects students with real world challenges. The city serves as an extended campus where students put ideas into action, helping create a better, more sustainable world. Access, success and excellence are central to PSU’s mission.

We hope you enjoy our campus and our city. Thank you for visiting!