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President's Progress Report 2014: By the Numbers
Author: University Communications
Posted: March 3, 2014

COLLEGES AND SCHOOLS

College of the Arts
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
College of Urban and Public Affairs
Graduate School of Education
Maseeh College of Engineering and Computer Science
School of Business Administration
School of Social Work

FRESHMAN SNAPSHOT

High school GPA 3.75+: 17%
High school mean GPA: 3.36
Average class size: 24 students
Retention rate (freshman to sophomore standing): 72.7%

ALL STUDENT SNAPSHOT

Total: 28,766
Undergraduate: 23,353
Graduate: 5,413
Students from Multnomah, Washington, Clackamas counties: 66%
Oregon residents: 79%
Top states represented: Washington, California, Hawaii, New York, Alaska
Top countries represented: Saudi Arabia, China, Kuwait, India, Japan

STUDENT DIVERSITY

White: 62%
Asian: 9%
Latino: 7%
International: 8%
African American: 3%
Native American: 1%
Other: 10%

FULL-TIME TUITION AND FEES (ANNUAL)

$7,878 resident undergraduate
$13,539 resident graduate
$23,088 nonresident undergraduate
$20,451 nonresident graduate


FINANCIAL AID

Students receiving financial aid: 59%
Average dollar amount: $4,776
Breakdown of awards:
64% loans
25% grants and scholarships
11% other

DEGREES AWARDED IN 2013

Total: 6,074 (growth of 22.3% since 2009)
Bachelor's: 4,321
Master's: 1,675
Doctoral: 78

TOP UNDERGRADUATE MAJORS

Psychology, Health Studies, Biology, Art and Design, Accounting

SERVICE

Community partners: 530
Top partners: Intel, OHSU, Portland Public Schools, City of Portland, Multnomah County, PGE
Community-based learning courses: 400 annually
Student service hours: 1.02 million
Value of service hours: $19.7 million 

TRANSIT HUB

Students using mass transit: 45%
Driving alone: 21%
Walking: 18%
Bicycling: 8%
Other/Carpooling: 8%

RESEARCH EXPENDITURES IN 2013

$59.1 million 

PRIVATE GIVING IN 2013

$29.3 million 

ECONOMIC IMPACT IN 2013

PSU Contributes: $1.44 billion
Employs: 6,521
Purchases: $500 million
Prepared for the workforce: 97,500 alumni in the Portland metro area (150,000 total)
Invests: $1.8 million in student scholarships through the PSU Foundation

CAPITAL PROJECTS

Viking Pavilion and Academic Center
Raised so far: $36.6 million (includes $24 million in state-backed bonds)
Projected total cost: $44 million

School of Business Administration Renovation and Expansion
Invested so far: $55.7 million (includes $40 million in state-backed bonds)
Projected total cost: $60 million