» Learn about promoting economic resilience, social equity, and a healthy environment by taking one PSU’s many sustainability courses.
» Join a small, dedicated community of highly motivated students and engaged professors in PSU’s Urban Honors program.
» Get out of classroom and into the community with the Senior Capstone program.
» Expand your horizons. Let the Education Abroad program introduce you to the world.
» The McNair Scholars program makes graduate school and problem-solving research accessible.
» An online Business of Social Innovation Certificate teaches design thinking and social entrepreneurship.
» The Graduate Certificate in Sustainability packages a comprehensive graduate level sustainability education.
» PSU’s National Science Foundation- funded IGERT interdisciplinary Ph.D. program focuses on Ecosystem Services for Urbanizing Regions.
» The Student Sustainability Center offers events, programs, workshops, and volunteer opportunities for future leaders.
» Student organizations at PSU provide opportunities to connect with others on campus and develop leadership skills. Check out: Net Impact, Environmental Club, Food Action Collective, and Engineers Without Borders among others.
» The Student Community Engagement Center provides community engagement and service opportunities, helping students connect with organizations and efforts off campus.
» Students, alumni, and community members run workshops and seminars in the Continuing Engagement in Social Change program.
Career development opportunities.
» The Portland State University Alumni Association offers a number of career development resources for current students.
Click through the interactive presentation below to explore the different programs available to help you discover your path to changemaking at PSU.