Skip to main content Skip to footer site map

New Students Fall 2019

Welcome to the New Student Page for the University of Portland! Here you will find information on next steps now that you are admitted to the University of Portland. Below are links to information about Registration for classes, services for students on campus, financial matters and student employment, to-do lists for new students, FAQs, educational privacy, and accessible education services.

If you are an incoming student and have questions or concerns for the Shepard Center, we are happy to talk with you. Visit the Contact Us page of our site to get in touch.

students in classroom watching a presentation given by a professor.

Registration for Classes

All new undergraduate students will be registered by their school for their first semester of classes. Follow this link to learn more about the registration process and steps you need to complete.


Image of students sitting on the steps outside of Franz Hall.

Registration and Advising Survey

All new undergraduate students will complete the registration and advising survey. Information provided on this questionnaire will be used to create a student's schedule, and is critical in enrolling each student in the most appropriate classes. Follow this link for directions and tips for completing the survey.


image of the quad on a spring day. Several cherry trees with pink blossoms. Students walking on quad pathways under trees.

Services for Students

Information about services for new students such as:

  • public safety (ID cards)
  • health center
  • residence life (housing)
  • career center (what can I do with my major)
  • technology


woman in white shirt sitting at desk typing on desktop computer, smiling

Financial Matters + Student Employment

Information on tuition, financial aid, student accounts, and on-campus employment for students.


student sitting in chair, typing on laptop. Woman sitting next to her looking at the laptop with her.

To-Do Lists for New Students

There are several steps to be taken for new students after being admitted to UP. Follow this link for to-do lists for new students.


image of franz hall from the outside in the summertime.

Frequently Asked Questions

FAQs for new students


image of franz hall and blue sky on a sunny day

Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act

Information regarding educational privacy and release of student information.


several students sitting outside on green grass on a sunny day, using laptops.

Accessible Education Services

Accessible Education Services works with students with disabilities at the University of Portland. Find out more about AES and getting accommodations here.


several parents and students standing on a deck outside, wearing purple and holding purple University of Portland banners and flags

Information for Parents

Follow this link to the UP Parent website.