Faculty & Staff

Find information about class scheduling, grading, deadlines, student records privacy, and student record policies.


Find out everything you need to know about the grading system, policies and GPA calculation at Portland State.

Registration & Course Scheduling
Course Scheduling

Academic Scheduling works with department schedulers to build and maintain class schedules for each term.

Resources for Teaching Online Courses

Find the information and resources needed to provide a great online course experience for students.

Academic Calendar

Find term dates, the priority registration schedule, and deadlines for registration and grading.

Faculty & Staff Registration - Tuition Discount

PSU employees appointed in a benefit eligible position may register for classes at discounted rates at any of the Oregon Public Universities.

Student Record Policies
Release of Student Records

The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) affords students certain rights with respect to their educational records.


Students may request an exemption to a university requirement or deadline with a petition.

FERPA Tutorial

This tutorial, sponsored by the Office of Registrar at Portland State, explains the parameters of the permissible use and release of student records.


Attendance is one of the most important factors in academic success.


Find answers to your questions about FERPA and student records privacy.

Withdraw, Cancellation, Re-enrollment

Find out how students can take a leave of absence or return after a break.

Oregon Residency Requirements

The state of Oregon defines residency requirements for the purpose of tuition.