Welcome to UP!

We are so excited you have chosen University of Portland! Here at UP, you’ll find plenty of room to think deeply, explore endlessly, and wonder purposefully. We can’t wait to welcome you to your new home!

University of Portland campus from above

Be on the lookout for emails and blog posts each week. We’ll cover everything you need to know to prepare for your arrival, including UP campus lingo, a comprehensive packing list, and a guide to staying safe and healthy throughout your college experience.

During the summer, we'll update the Orientation website and schedule with information about your first week on The Bluff. We will have special online programs for you, as well as your parents and guardians too.

We can’t wait to see you, so mark your calendar, and get ready to embark on a whole new journey on The Bluff!

Move In Days: August 17-18 (by appointment; details to follow)

Orientation Begins: August 19

Classes Begin: August 24