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New Coalition to raise $25 million a year for PSU scholarships

Portland State University, the PSU Foundation, and local business leaders today announced a new College Affordability and Success Coalition. The Coalition’s goal is to raise a minimum of $25 million a year to support PSU scholarships and student success. PSU President Wim Wiewel called the agreement "an important breakthrough for students who either can't afford to attend a university or drop out because of financial reasons." Read more


Meet Wim

Wim Wiewel has been president of Portland State since 2008, guiding the university through a dramatic period of growth and increased independence. Wiewel is a nationally recognized expert on urban planning and university-community engagement.

President's Report

Portland State’s annual economic impact on the region tops $1.4 billion every year. But our reach goes well beyond a simple dollar value. We're educating the next generation of business leaders, teachers, tech entrepreneurs and more.

Five-year strategic plan for PSU

A renewed emphasis on student success, faculty excellence, equity and community engagement highlight Portland State’s new strategic plan. The plan sets goals and priorities that will guide PSU for the next five years. 

Giving to PSU

Gifts to PSU support scholarships that offer the opportunity to earn a college degree and transform the lives of our students. They also support academic excellence and valuable community partnerships.