Mandatory Fees

Incidental Fee
This fee funds services such as the Smith Memorial Student Union, student groups, campus recreation, and athletics. Fee allocations are determined by the ASPSU Student Fee Comittee. The amount varies depending on the number of credits a student is enrolled in. 
Building Fee
This fee is allocated to cover a portion of the costs for maintaining the grounds and buildings on the Portland State University campus. The amount varies depending on the number of credits a student is enrolled in. 
Health Service Fee
The Health Service Fee is a mandatory fee for all students taking 5 or more in-load, non-Restricted Differential Tuition credit hours. The fee supports access to the Center for Student Health and Counseling, and helps maintain it's operations. Learn more on the Student Health and Counseling Center website. 
Rec Center Fee
The rec center fee is a flate rate of $44 per term for any student taking one or more credits. This fee supports access for all enrolled students to the Academic and Student Recreation Center and helps maintain it's operations. Learn more on the Campus Rec website.
Matriculation Fee
The matriculation fee is mandatory for all new Undergraduate, Graduate and Post-Baccalaureate students. The fee is $325 and is a one-time fee billed at the beginning of your first term at PSU.