Services and Resource Centers

Resource Centers 

Women's Resource Center (WRC)

The Women’s Resource Center provides resources and support for all self-identified women at Portland State, through programs, events, and advocacy. The WRC is located in the Montgomery Hall basement, and can be reached at 503-725-5672 or wrc@pdx.edu.

Queer Resource Center (QRC)

PSU’s Queer Resource Center offers programs, advocacy, and resources for students across the sexuality and gender spectrum. The QRC is located in SMSU 458, and can be reached at 503-725-9742 or qrc@pdx.edu.

Disability Resource Center (DRC)

The Disability Resource Center registers students with documented disabilities and assists them in receiving appropriate accommodations, including adaptive technology. The DRC can also provide resources for faculty and staff. The DRC is located in SMSU 116, and can be reached at 503-725-4150 or drc@pdx.edu.

Services for Students

Diversity and Multicultural Student Services (DMSS)

DMSS provides structured support services to student populations whose access, retention, academic success, and graduation are most challenged by social and historical factors and contemporary inequities. DMSS is located at SMSU 425, and can be reached at 503-725-4457.

Veterans Services

Portland State provides assistance to military veterans through the Veterans Resource Center (located in SMSU 401, and can be reached at 503-725-9807 or psuvrc@pdx.edu) and the Veterans Certification Office (located in Neuberger Hall, and can be reached at 503-725-8380 or vaffairs@pdx.edu).

Students with Children

The Resource Center for Students with Children offers student parents the support and services needed to balance family with academic goals. The RCSC is located in SMSU 462, and can be reached at 503-725-9878 or sswc@pdx.edu.

International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS)

The Office of International Student and Scholar Services provides immigration advising, life advising, programming, and support for PSU’s international student population. ISSS is located in East Hall room 101, and can be reached at 503-725-4094, or oia@pdx.edu.

Advising and Career Services (ACS)

Portland State’s Advising and Career Services office assists undecided/undeclared students with choosing a major, and provides career counseling for students and alumni from all majors, programs, and degree levels. ACS is located in University Services Building room 402, and can be reached at 503-725-4005, or askacs@pdx.edu.

Student Legal Services (SLS)

Student Legal Services provides legal advice and advocacy for students in matters including bankruptcy, family law, and landlord/tenant issues. SLS is located in SMSU M343, and can be reached at 503-725-4556.