Portland State University

Portland State University (PSU) is Oregon's premier urban research institution. PSU offers a breadth of academic opportunities and community connections that enhance and support curricula. PSU is nationally recognized for its interdisciplinary approach to general education, innovative community-based learning, and the strength of its academic programs. Students may choose from majors in the liberal arts and sciences, engineering and computer science, fine and performing arts, urban and public affairs, public health, business administration, and social work.

WUE-Eligible Programs

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Supplimentary Information


  • Through WUE You'd Save: $14,242
  • WUE: $13,973
  • Resident: $9,315
  • Nonresident: $28,215

NOTE: Estimated tuition rates and savings shown are per academic year and are from WICHE’s most recent Tuition & Fees Report for 2023-2024. Fees are additional.

IMPORTANT: Verify full estimated cost of attendance with the institution’s bursar, admissions, financial aid or graduate admissions (for WRGP) office. Tuition rates for more specialized undergraduate/graduate programs may be much higher than the tuition rate for standard programs. To receive the discounted tuition rate, program must be WUE- or WRGP-eligible. You must apply by the school’s deadlines and meet their academic eligibility and residency requirements.

WUE Admissions Info*

  • WUE Rate for Transfers: Yes, all majors
  • Majors Avail. Online at WUE Rate: Varies by major
  • Separate WUE Application Req'd: No
  • Min. High School GPA: 3
  • Min. SAT: 1270
  • Min. ACT: 27
  • Min. College GPA (Transfers): 3.0
  • First year students need only to meet the GPA or standardized testing requirements, not both. For transfer students, only GPA will be considered for eligibility. Beginning Fall 2023, students can start in any term and receive WUE.

*Requirements may vary by major

Application Deadlines

  • WUE Fall Deadline: 8/1/24
  • WUE Spring Deadline: 3/5/25

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