University of Portland: Admission & Tests

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Below is a brief review of University of Portland general admissions procedures, application policies and fees, as well as desirable SAT and ACT college test scores that you might need to have in order to enroll at this school.

Admission Information

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
University of Portland admission criteria are somewhat competitive - in 2015/16 the college accepted 62 percent of the applicants.

The school requires you to submit reference letters with your application but does not require admission test scores.

University of Portland typically will accept your:
  • dual credits
    (from the courses giving both high school and college credits)
  • advanced placement credits
    (from the college-level courses taught in high school)
and will decline your:
  • credits for life experience

Application Fee

Application
Fee
$50
University of Portland requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at University of Portland is $50.00. The graduate application fee is $50.00.

SAT Test Scores

Submitting the results of Scholastic Ability Test is a very important bit of the application. 72% of applicants at University of Portland submitted results of their SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 520 to 680 on Critical Reading and from 530 to 660 on Math. Based off those numbers, if you scored above 640 in SAT Critical Reading and 630 in SAT Maththen it will most likely get you accepted at this school.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
480
600
640

SAT Math
490
600
630

ACT Test Scores

Submitting the results of American College Test is a typical stage of the application procedure at University of Portland. 49 percent of applicants completed the ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 22 to 30 on English and from 23 to 29 on Math. Based off those numbers, if you got a score above 28 in ACT English and 28 in ACT Maththen it should get you accepted at this college.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT English
20
26
28

ACT Math
21
26
28

Contact Admissions

Phone
(503)
943-8000
To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at University of Portland, please contact the school directly.

You can call this school's general information office at (503) 943-8000 or check University of Portland Website

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