Dartmouth, Cal Tech, and University of
Chicago. The school added collegiate football in the 2014 season. More than 4,080
students attend classes on the university’s
residential campus in Newberg, and at its
Portland, Salem and Redmond sites.
Lewis & Clark College
0615 SW Palatine Hill Road
Portland, OR 97209
Lewis & Clark is a private institution with
a public conscience and a global reach.
Rooted in Portland, a city renowned for
innovation, the college has a reputation
for nourishing problem solvers, creative
thinkers, and entrepreneurs. Lewis & Clark
offers undergraduate studies in the arts,
humanities, and sciences, and graduate
and professional programs in education,
counseling, and law. Lewis & Clark is one
of only 12 colleges and universities in the
nation to earn recognition as a top producer
of both Fulbright student and Fulbright
faculty scholars in recent years, and is the
greenest school in the nation, according to
the Princeton Review. The school serves
around 2, 175 undergraduate students, and
1,300 graduate students.
900 SE Baker Street, McMinnville, OR 97128
Linfield College, dedicated exclusively to
undergraduate education, offers degrees in
arts, sciences and professional programs.
Linfield provides a close-knit environment where students learn and explore.
The college has been nationally praised
for combining affordability and excellence
in a community that promotes intellectual
challenge and creativity. Learning takes
place in a collaborative environment.
Students work alongside faculty mentors
on research projects, papers and confer-
ence presentations that stretch across the
curriculum. Linfield regularly ranks as
one of the nation’s top schools for interna-
tional study, community engagement and
commitment to sustainability. The Wildcat
football team has the longest winning
streak of any college football team in the
country, finishing every season above the
.500 mark since 1956.
8435 NE Glisan Street, Portland, OR 97220
Since 1936, Multnomah University’s
mission is to equip Christian students
through higher education to become biblically competent, academically proficient,
spiritually formed, and culturally engaged
servant leaders. Multnomah offers an array
of undergraduate, seminary and graduate
programs. Its undergraduate offerings
include many programs such as business,
elementary education, psychology, pre-law,
aviation technology, music, and pastoral
ministry. Multnomah’s degree completion
program allows busy adults to take one
class at a time, one night per week.
Northwest Christian University
828 E 11th Avenue, Eugene, OR 97401
Established in 1895 and located in Eugene,
Oregon, just over 100 miles south of Portland, Northwest Christian University
(NCU) is a regionally accredited University operating within the traditions of the
Liberal Arts and Professional Studies.
NCU serves over 798 enrolled students.
Its most popular majors are Business
Administration, Exercise Science, and
Psychology. NCU students and faculty
partner to create an educational experience of wisdom, faith and service,
providing graduates with superb career
preparation within a Christ-centered environment. In the University’s rare bible
collection, the oldest bible on campus was
printed in 1412 AD.
2043 College Way, Forest Grove, OR 97116
Pacific University is a diverse learning
community offering a unique combination
of undergraduate, graduate and professional programs in the liberal arts and
sciences, education, business, optometry
and the health professions.
The school was founded in Forest Grove in
1849 by Congregationalist pioneers. Originally the Tualatin Academy, it became
Pacific University in 1854 and conferred
its first baccalaureate degree in 1863.
Today, Pacific University serves approximately 4,000 students on its campuses
in Forest Grove, Hillsboro, Eugene and
Woodburn, and also operates a variety
of healthcare clinics in the greater Portland area. Students and alumni hail from
all 50 states and several countries around
the world. Undergraduate enrollment is
around 1,893 students and graduate enrollment is approximately 2,026 students.
3203 SE Woodstock Boulevard
Portland, OR 97202
Founded in 1908, Reed has provided one
of the finest educational programs in the
country, offering students an extraordinary
environment in which to discover their
passions and pursue them with depth and
Reed believes in the intrinsic value of
rigorous scholarship and the joy of serious
intellectual pursuit. Reed provides a structured curriculum with an emphasis on
independent inquiry, extensive feedback
from professors, and a deeply collaborative academic environment. Students
learn how to learn—how to dedicate
themselves to studying and how to work
toward the production of new knowledge.
Reed College is known to be of the most
intellectual colleges in the country. There
are approximately 1,400 undergraduate
students at Reed, of which 92% of are not
residents of Oregon.
University of Portland
5000 N Willamette Boulevard
Portland, OR 97203
Situated on a bluff overlooking Portland,
the University of Portland, is an independently governed Catholic university
guided by the Congregation of Holy Cross,
and offers studies of the arts, sciences, and