Support for students
Smith is here to support the Portland State community in every way we can! The student union is home to centers and services that help you find your crowd and the support you need to succeed. You can find the office locations by checking the Smith directories.
Services and Centers
American Association of University Professors (AAUP) (Smith 232): Represents over 1,200 faculty and academic professionals employed by PSU.
Campus Events & Student Union (Smith 432 & 435): Committed to providing outstanding hospitality and service to clients and guests. Let PSU be the first stop in planning your next conference or event.
Information Center & Smith Operations (Smith 120): Stop by the university's Information Center and Box Office in the Broadway lobby for wayfinding assistance and details on campus events. Ask here for lost items valued at $50 or less.
Office of Academic Innovation (Smith 2nd Mezzanine): Provides leadership and support for campus activities that explore and promote excellence in teaching and learning, innovative curricular technology use, and community based learning.
Office of Information Technology (Smith 18, Basement): Empowering PSU students, faculty, and staff to be successful through technology
PSU Eats (Smith 28): Smith has partnered with PSU Eats to offer a brand-new dining experience for the Portland State community. In addition to two dining centers— Smith's Kitchen and Smith's Place — PSU Eats offers a variety of meal plans. PSU Eats follows PSU's sustainability mission, focusing on local, regional, and humane foods.
PSU Caters (Smith 260): Let PSU Caters guide you, from designing the perfect menu to personalizing all the details of your unique gathering. Our catering services can accommodate any size, theme, or individual requirements, in virtually any location— on or off campus. Visit the PSU Caters online ordering web page to view menus and start your order.
TRiO Support Services (Smith M322, 3rd Mezzanine): TRiO programs help students overcome class, social, and cultural barriers to higher education.
Upward Bound (Smith M322, 3rd Mezzanine): A college preparation program for high school students.