What We Do
We provide students with the wide range of support services necessary to thrive academically at Portland State University. University Success facilitates academic engagement, intellectual connection, and collaborative learning for all students living in our residential communities.
Refuel Your Brain
Refuel your brain begins Sunday, May 29. Join us for 5 days of events! This is a great way to prep for finals by giving your brain a break! Daily events are from 6-10 p.m. in Ondine 204 and King Albert 010.
Weekly Services and Offerings
Study Lounge & Computer Work Station
Sunday 5-10 p.m., Monday-Thursday 2-10 p.m.
Drop-in and hit the books in our quiet, supportive space to study, offering comfy couches, work tables, hot tea and cocoa station, computer and printing work station and more! We also have academic resources and tools to support your success in the classroom. Open and free to students.
Group Study & Presentation Prep
Sunday 6-10 p.m., Monday-Thursday 2-10 p.m.
Enjoy a productive study environment for group study or practice presentations in a classroom just for you, in Ondine 204. Reserve this space by emailing email@example.com.
Looking for someone to proof a paper?
Let USuccess help!
Drop-in Sunday's 5-10 p.m.
Writing tutors are available for reviewing and guidance on writing papers and other projects, available on a drop-in basis.
Academic & Career Advising
Tuesday's 5-7 p.m. by appointment only
Connect with Academic and Career Advisors from PSU's Advising & Career Services. They will provide you with an explanation of PSU's general education and degree requirements, information about PSU policies and procedures, help with exploring majors and advice about appropriate introductory courses, referral to other campus resources and services, and suggestions to increase your academic success. Schedule an appointment by calling Advising & Career Services at 503.725.4005 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Success Series-SPRING EVENTS POSTED!
Workshops created with you in mind! These are a great way to make connections with other new students and upperclassmen while supporting your academics. You will also gain helpful tips and advice on academic success, finances, school/work/life balance, transition to college and more! Look for signs, emails, and Facebook updates!
February 1: Class schedule available online
March 6: Refuel Your Brain Begins!
March 21-25: Spring Break
March 23: Winter Grades Available
March 28: Classes Begin
April 3: Last day for 100% refund for dropped classes
Last day to add classes or change sections
April 4-10: 70% refund period
April 6: Payment Plan #1 Due
April 8: Last day to add class with instructor approval
Last day to apply for summer graduation
April 10: Last day to drop classes without a "W"
Last day to waive student health insurance
Last day to adjust enrollment for financial aid
April 11-17: 40% refund/withdraw period
April 18-24: 20% refund/withdraw period
April 18: Summer 2016 Schedule Available
April 25: Fall 2016 Class Schedule Available Online
May 2: Summer Registration Begins
May 6: Payment Plan #2 Due
May 11: Seniors Register for Fall
May 15: Last day to withdraw from classes
Last day to change grading option for Spring
May 18: Juniors Register for Fall
May 23: Sophomores Register for Fall
May 30: Memorial Day, PSU Closed
June 5: Refuel Your Brain Begins
June 6: Payment Plan #3 Due
June 15: Grades Available Online
June 20: Summer Classes Begin