Assistance for Concordia University Students

PSU offers assistance to Concordia University students

During this time of uncertainty, Portland State University wants to extend itself as a partner to Concordia University students. We have been long-time academic and civic partners and PSU is committed to providing any assistance required by the university or its students during this difficult time.

PSU stands ready to assist students searching for a higher education home following Concordia's closure.

Concordia Student Transfer Open House

Tuesday, March 10, 2020, 4:30 - 7:00pm

PSU Campus
Urban Center Building (URBN)
506 SW Mill St - Parson's Gallery (Room 212)

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Undergraduate Application Process

Portland State will provide the following for all international students currently engaged in degree coursework at Concordia University Portland

  • Waive the English Language Proficiency Requirement
  • Guaranteed $4,500 merit-based scholarships


Concordia students who are currently enrolled in the Concordia Honors program will be offered admission to PSU's Honors College. Interested students should email PSU's Honors College directly at and state that they are a Concordia student.

Tuition Programs


It is not too late to sign up for PSU campus housing for Summer or Fall 2020. Our lowest double rate rooms are available to you at about the same cost you pay at Concordia. Other rooms are available at a slightly higher cost.

  • Guaranteed on-campus housing for students who are admitted to PSU and submit a housing contract by May 1
  • $300 credit to your room rate for Fall term
  • Deferred campus housing application fee

The $300 housing credit will be awarded to students transferring from Concordia University who matriculate during Summer or Fall 2020. The credit will be applied around October 1 to students living in housing who are in a room at that time.  

Academic Options

Visit Campus

Transfer Open House
Tour our 50-acre downtown campus, apply on-site for admissions, meet with Admissions & Financial Aid counselors.

Campus Tours

Graduate Students

  • Concordia University graduate students seeking to transfer can explore PSU programs that closely align with the content, coursework and career paths offered at Concordia at this website.
  • MBA students can learn more about The School of Business transfer paths and advising events.
  • Questions about graduate programs can be sent to: | 503-725-8410