Returning to Campus

Lincoln Hall


In the Student Return to Campus Webinar video, learn how Portland State is welcoming students back to campus in person this fall. Hear about fall term course delivery methods, updated safety measures, and student services as PSU returns to activities on its downtown Portland campus.


In the Employee Return to Campus Webinar video, learn how Portland State is supporting employees this fall. Hear about the vaccination requirement, mask requirement, and protocols for COVID-19 case notification and quarantine. Get more details on resources for instructors, COVID-19 Sick Leave, and improvements to air quality across campus. View a complete Q&A from the webinar. 

Card Access Buildings and Hours — Fall 2021

All PSU buildings will be on electronic access in fall term 2021. A PSU ID card is required to swipe at the exterior doors to enter the buildings. Students, faculty, and employees are provided general access via their PSU ID card between 7:30 a.m. and 9:30 p.m. to most PSU facilities. Some facilities are available at different hours as noted below. Departments can send requests for expanded access for specific employees or students to

Building PSU ID Card Access Hours Public Access Hours Notes
Academic & Student Recreation Center (ASRC)         7am-10:30pm (M-Th)
6:00am-9:30pm (F)
8am-7pm (Sat)
10am-9pm (Sun)
7am-6pm (M-F)

Facility reservations are no longer required, with the exception of lap swimming in the pool. Visit Campus Rec for updates.

Fariborz Maseeh Hall (FMH) 7:30am - 9:30pm (all days)

9am-5pm (M-W, Sat)

9am-7pm (Th)

Computer lab in room B152 is open 9am to 7pm.
Lounges and study areas are open on all floors. 

The Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art at PSU is open. Visit their website for details and for their virtual exhibitions.

Millar Library (ML)

9am-7pm (M-Th) 
9am-5pm (F)
Closed (Sat)
12pm-6pm (Sun)

None planned for fall term. 


Smith Memorial Student Union (SMSU) 7:30am-8:00pm (M-Th)
7:30am-5:00pm (F)
8:00am-4:00pm (M-F)

Public access provided at Broadway entrance.  Check in at the ticket window for admittance.

University Market, Info Hub, and PSU Eats Food Court are open. 

Richard and Maurine Neuberger Center (RMNC)

7:30am-9:30pm (all days)

8am-5pm (M-F)

Beyond public access hours, PSU ID required to access some floors.

Vanport Building (VB) 7:30am-9:30pm (all days) 7am-5pm (M-F)