Departments

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Campus Ministry

Through retreats, faith sharing communities, and weekly Masses in the Chapel and residence halls, Campus Ministry helps students of all religious traditions explore and deepen their faith by building community through prayer and worship.

Campus Ministry

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Campus Safety

The Department of Campus Safety is open 24 hours per day, 7 days per week. The department is dedicated and committed to helping the University create a civil place based on Catholic values and the common good by promoting and maintaining a safe, secure, and enjoyable campus environment for all members of the University community and its guests. 

Campus Safety

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Career Center

The Career Center educates and empowers students and alumni throughout their lifelong career development journey. The center partners with alumni, faculty, staff, and employers to facilitate connections and identify meaningful experiences and opportunities. Beginning as early as the first year of college, professional staff meet with students and alumni to help identify skills, interests, and values as they explore potential careers.

Career Center

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Health and Counseling Center

The Health and Counseling Center uses a holistic model of care to support students' physical, emotional, and mental well being. In additional to health and counseling services, the center provides a range of resources and programs—many student-led—through its wellness education initiatives.

Health and Counseling Center

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Moreau Center for Service and Justice

In partnership with local and global communities, the Moreau Center for Service and Justice engages critical human and environmental concerns through active learning, mutually beneficial service, and experience-based leadership development rooted in Catholic social teaching.

Students can take advantage of opportunities to engage service, experience immersion, and explore leadership.  

Moreau Center for Service and Justice

Residence Life

Residence Life

The Office of Residence Life coordinates housing for over 2,000 members of the UP student, staff, and faculty community in nine traditional residence halls, two apartment-style halls for upperclassmen, and over 20 University-owned off-campus houses.

Residence Life

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Student Activities

The Office of Student Activities provides opportunities for students to learn outside the classroom. The office oversees student media, the Associated Students of the University of Portland (ASUP), Pilots After Dark late-night programming, clubs and organizations, diversity and inclusion programs, fall Orientation, and Junior Parents & Families Weekend.

Student Activities