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Application Checklist and Timeline

UP operates with rolling admissions for freshman applicants beginning September 1. We highly encourage students to apply well in advance of our January 15 final deadline.  Make sure you have your application documents in and don't miss any important dates!

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Are You Eligible for Transfer Credits?

There are a number of ways a student can transfer credit to UP. Taking AP, IB, Running Start, dual or concurrent enrollment classes? See how UP will award credit. 

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Scholarships

UP provides an average of $23,300 in financial aid to incoming freshmen, and that's excluding loans.  We offer merit-based aid and need-based aid in addition to scholarships in music, theater, communication studies, athletics, and ROTC. 

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Honors Program

Any accepted freshman may apply to this program which includes honors core courses, focused work in a student's major, a faculty mentor, and special emphases on study abroad, research, service opportunities, and more. Incoming honors students have an average 3.8 GPA and SAT scores of 1300.

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Questions?
503.943.7147, admissions@up.edu

Office of Admissions is open Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.