Portland State University

Men's MCLA Contact: Sean Gunn
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20,357 Undergrads / 25,711 Students
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$12,710 Net Price
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96% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    MCLA Div. 2

  • College Type

    4-year, Public

  • Campus Type

    City: Large

Student Body
  • Male
  • Female
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
21 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
Overall Graduation Rate
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
22% / 48%
Calendar System
Religious Affiliation
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Team Road Trips

Road trips for the team include trips to California to play Biola University and Washington to play teams like University of Puget Sound and Pacific Lutheran University. They also travel in-state to play Southern Oregon University, University of Portland, and Western Oregon University.

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724 SW Harrison, Portland, OR, 97201 See Directions
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Where Grads Live
  • Portland Oregon Area
  • Greater Seattle Area
  • San Francisco Bay Area
  • Eugene Oregon Area
  • Greater Los Angeles Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Phoenix Arizona Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Greater San Diego Area
  • Greater Denver Area
  • Medford Oregon Area
  • Sacramento California Area
  • Greater Chicago Area
  • Orange County California Area
  • Greater Boston Area
Where Grads Work
  • Intel Corporation
  • OHSU | Oregon Health & Science University
  • Nike
  • Portland Community College
  • Providence Health & Services
  • Portland Public Schools
  • State of Oregon
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Multnomah County
  • City of Portland
  • Wells Fargo
  • The Standard
  • Legacy Health
  • U.S. Bank
  • Daimler Trucks North America
What Grads Do
  • Education
  • Operations
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Sales
  • Engineering
  • Information Technology
  • Media and Communication
  • Community and Social Services
  • Arts and Design
  • Administrative
  • Support
  • Program and Project Management
  • Research
  • Finance
  • Healthcare Services
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Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Test Scores
Critical Reading
470 - 590
500 - 590
990 - 1240
16 - 24
17 - 24
18 - 24

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported. Historical writing ranges: 440 - 570 for SAT

SAT Math
SAT Reading

This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Applicants 6,861 2,513 4,348
% Admitted 96% 94% 97%
% Admits That Enroll 25% 28% 24%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.37
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  • Denied
  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
  • Admission Considerations
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    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Business (21%)
    Social Sciences (12%)
    Psychology, General (7%)
    Psychology (7%)
    Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General (6%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (6%)
    Engineering (6%)
    Social Sciences, General (5%)
    Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies (4%)
    Liberal Arts & Sciences (4%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (4%)
    Marketing/Marketing Management, General (4%)
    Accounting (4%)
    Criminal Justice/Safety Studies (4%)
    Criminal Justice & Law Enforce (4%)
    Business Administration and Management, General (3%)
    Biology/Biological Sciences, General (3%)
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.


    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for students paying in-state tuition rate (public institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$9,579 $24,852
    Books & Supplies$1,263 $1,263
    Cost of Living$13,611 $13,611
    Personal Expenses$2,502 $2,502
    Sticker Price$26,955 $40,602

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    82% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship71%$7,519
    Federal Grants51%$4,710
    Pell Grants51%$4,545
    Other Federal20%$463
    State & Local Grants36%$2,989
    Institutional Grants53%$3,478
    Student Loans41%$6,550
    Federal Loans39%$4,817
    Other Loans5%$15,755

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Financial Assets $2.55 Million $99

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.


    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $21,969.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $16,250 $234

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 6.5%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 12,211 students.


    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $44,700

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.


    How long until this college investment pays off: 5.02 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 22% of students graduate on time.

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    Campus Safety
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 7 6
    Fondling 6 5
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery 3 2
    Aggravated Assault 7 5
    Burglary 56 38
    Motor Vehicle Theft 10 7
    Arson 2 1

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Basic ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Higher Research Activity
    Undergrad InstructionBalanced arts & sciences/professions, high graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionResearch Doctoral: STEM-dominant
    Enrollment ProfileHigh undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, medium full-time , selective, higher transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, large, primarily nonresidential

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