On-Campus Housing at Portland State University
Student housing at Portland State University is comfortable, convenient, and affordable.
Twelve housing complexes are located on the campus.
Students can select from several housing styles:
- traditional residence hall rooms,
- studio (or one-room) apartments,
- and 1-bedroom and 2-bedroom apartments.
Single and multiple occupancy units available
Students can live by themselves or with a roommate. Spouses and
families are welcome to live on campus in PSU housing.
Furnished and unfurnished rooms available
Some rooms are furnished with a bed, desk, chair, closet, and chest
of drawers. Other rooms and apartments are un-furnished. Students
must provide their own linens.
Cost: PSU's on-campus housing units cost less than comparable
off-campus apartments. Campus housing prices range from $300 - $950 per
month, depending on apartment size and building amenities. For additional
information about PSU student housing on or near campus, check the University
Utilities & amenities: All on-campus housing units include
Internet and PSU campus computer network. Also most on-campus housing
units include utilities (water, electricity & heat), easy to
access, coin-operated laundry machines and on-site resident managers
and assistants. In traditional residence hall style buildings, students
share communal bathrooms and shower facilities. Studio, 1- and 2-bedroom
apartments include kitchens and private bathrooms.
Office location: The PSU Housing Office is located in the Broadway
Building, on the 2nd floor.
Office Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM.
625 SW Jackson
Portland, Oregon 97201 USA
Telephone: +1 (503) 725-4333, extension 1; or toll-free within
the USA 1-800-547-8887 ext. 4333
FAX: +1 (503) 725-4394
Applying for PSU Housing
New students should apply
for housing as early as possible, as PSU housing units and apartments
fill up quickly. PSU housing contracts are rented by term (1,2,3, or 4).
In addition to monthly rent, students must also pay for:
- $ 50 Application fee
- $ 150 Security deposit
- A one-time cleaning fee (price range: $55-$200)
- Telephone service
The monthly rent of all apartments includes the cost of water,
sewer, & garbage collection. Other utilities, such as phone,
electricity, heat, etc. vary by building, and may need to be paid
Tours of PSU on-campus housing facilities are offered daily. Tours leave
from the 1st floor, Rm 131 Neuberger Hall in the Orientation/Campus Visits
Office. The following buildings are included in the tour: Ondine, First
Year Experience Program, The Broadway, Epler Hall and Montgomery Hall.
Tours leave promptly at 1:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.