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Portland State University | Portland, OR, USA

Portland State University (PSU): PSU is Oregon’s largest university with over 27,000 students and more than 125 programs and majors, including the largest English as a Second Language program in Portland. Highlights also include Engineering and Computer Science, Business (International Management), Sciences, Fine and Performing Arts, and Urban and Public Affairs. Portland is famous for its close proximity to nature, rivers, mountains, ocean, and many other scenic places. The PSU campus is a 20-minute drive from Portland International Airport. Portland’s safe, walkable, friendly downtown and thriving arts district are just footsteps away from the university campus. And, there is no sales tax in Oregon!

PSU Academic Programs: Undergraduate / Graduate

This program is ONLY open to international students who are currently a registered student at one of our partner institutions and have been nominated by their home institution to participate in the IE3 Global reciprocal exchange program. All applications should be sent with the endorsement of your home institution. Any applications sent independently will not be considered. Exchange students will be admitted as non-degree students which permits students to enroll in graduate or undergraduate courses of their choice (but without a level, i.e., freshman, sophomore, junior, senior).

Academic years consist of three terms:

  • Fall: September – December
  • Winter: January – March
  • Spring: April – June

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