Apply for the Oregon Consular Corps Scholarship Two $2,500 scholarships available just for PSU International & Global Studies juniors and seniors. Deadline: November 15, 2018

Welcome to the Department of International & Global Studies at Portland State University!

The B.A. in International and Global Studies provides both a global perspective and a comprehensive view of a geographic region of the world. Students develop an understanding of world cultures, politics, and economics, within the context of globalization, to address global issues of social justice, human rights, development, health and the environment.


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Portland State's vibrant downtown location gives students access to cultural experiences, public transportation, and opportunities to engage with community partners. Portland State's Admissions Office conducts weekday tours that are led by current students. Register for a weekday tour and familiarize yourself with PSU! View the campus tour schedule.

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We encourage you to LIKE the International and Global Studies Facebook page in order to stay informed about job and internships opportunities, relevant news items, and events. International and Global Studies is also part of the College of Urban and Public Affairs (CUPA), which is active on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.