Portland State University won the biggest merit award from the State Board of Higher Education for 2011-12 because it graduated more Oregon residents, and more rural and minority Oregonians, than any of the state's six other public universities.
For that, the board awarded PSU a bonus of nearly $1 million Friday.
Be among the first to ride the rails on the Portland Streetcar's eastside Central Loop. Join your Vikings and show your PSU spirit, as we inaugurate the new line with a (free!) ride back to the PSU campus.
The State Board of Higher Education (the “Board”) met June 1 at Portland State University to consider tuition and fee rates, recommendations on establishment of institutional boards, and achievement compacts, among other agenda items covered by the Board.