College Deliberately: University of Portland

University of Portland is a small, private not-for-profit, four-year University that emphasizes religion, career and culture located in the city of Portland, OR. It is known for Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse, Education and Business Administration and Management.

University of Portland

place 5000 N Willamette Blvd, Portland, OR 97203-5798
phone Phone: (503) 943-8000
web Web: https://www.up.edu/
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Institution Accreditation Agency Status First Accredited Next Review
University of Portland Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities Accredited 1934-04-01 2026-10-01
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Top and bottom 5 key words or phrases for University of Portland. Postive values are words or phrases that appear in the web pages of University of Portland and not in the web pages of peer institutions. Negative values appear in the web pages of peer institutions and not in the web page of University of Portland.
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Student Centeredness

3.7 of 10
The extent to which the institution’s website emphasizes students, as opposed to research, athletics or other pursuits, compared with peer institutions.

Student Services

Students with disabilities:
7% of students registered with learning or other disabilty.
‘Disability’ can include blindness or visual impairment that cannot be corrected by wearing glasses; hearing impairment (e.g., deaf or hard of hearing); orthopedic or mobility impairment; speech or language impairment; learning, mental, emotional, or psychiatric condition (e.g., serious learning disability, depression, ADD, or ADHD); or other health impairment or problem.

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Bachelor’s degree
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Master’s degree
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Doctor’s degree – professional practice
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University of Portland is in NCAA Division I without football. The largest three sports are:
Sport Total Athletes
Rowing Women’s 40
Baseball Men’s 33
Soccer Men’s 27

The complete list of sports at University of Portland is available for members.

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Tuition for University of Portland is in the 95.1 percentile of all colleges and universities, which we classify as extraordinarily expensive.
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We aim to provide you with the resources to properly evaluate a college or university. One way to do that is to watch how that college or university is discussed by others. Here, we provide overviews of that: how University of Portland is discussed on reddit and twitter.
192 members.
Created: 04/22/2012
Subreddit dedicated to the University of Portland
232K members.
Created: 05/26/2008
/r/Portland is the regional subreddit for Portland, Oregon and its residents.
1519K members.
Created: 02/22/2010
Your home for College Basketball on the internet. Forever.
24 members.
Created: 12/05/2015
Subreddit for the University of Portland in Portland, Oregon. Go Pilots!
15 members.
Created: 08/03/2011
64 members.
Created: 05/15/2012
118K members.
Created: 03/18/2008
The official subreddit for Oregon.
154 members.
Created: 07/14/2015
moving? traveling? Don’t want to bother r/oregon or r/portland with the same questions each week? Ask it here!
5K members.
Created: 12/09/2009
594 members.
Created: 08/31/2012
GIFs and photos of costumes and lots of glitter.
67 members.
Created: 08/02/2013
Portland, Oregon – The Subreddit
An approximation of whether tweets talking about University of Portland are, on average, positive or negative.
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Sentiment for tweets that say ‘University of Portland’ or an alias (see above). Twitter limits its API to the previous 7 days or 18,000 tweets. This chart shows the average daily sentiment of tweets containing University of Portland within those restrictions.
An approximation of whether tweets from the area around University of Portland are, on average, positive or negative.
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Sentiment for tweets from an area 0.5mi around University of Portland. Twitter limits its API to the previous 7 days or 18,000 tweets. This chart shows the average daily sentiment for tweets from around University of Portland within those restrictions. The chart will update as we get access to twitter’s full API.
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