Bushnell University

 

Corban University

 

George Fox University

 

Lewis & Clark College

 

Linfield University

 

Multnomah University

 

Pacific Northwest College of Art

 

Pacific University

 
 

University of Portland

 

Warner Pacific University

 

Willamette University

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Oregon Private College Week

Discover why an Oregon private college is right for you!

We’re excited to welcome prospective students to an in-person Oregon Private College Week (OPCW) July 25 – 29, 2022!
During OPCW, twelve of Oregon’s private, independent colleges host concurrent sessions that will offer informational presentations about admissions, financial aid, and academic programs.

 Visit up to ten private colleges in only five days! Registration links for each college or university are listed below.

Be sure to review the resources we’ve compiled to help you with your college exploration process
or check out some of our alumni success stories!

Campus Hosts

Bushnell University

Bushnell University fosters wisdom, faith and service through excellent academic programs within a Christ-centered community.

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Corban University

Corban is an independent Christian university with more than 50 majors and program options, each integrating a Biblical foundation to prepare you to make a difference.

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George Fox University

George Fox offers undergraduate students personal attention, subsidized overseas experiences, and an education that prepares students academically and spiritually to think with clarity, act with integrity and serve with passion.

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Lewis & Clark College

Lewis & Clark students are independent, open-minded, and ready for something new. Come to L&C to explore the world and create your place in it.

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Linfield University

Linfield University offers a rich liberal arts and sciences curriculum in a close knit environment. Linfield’s experiential education cultivates curiosity, providing opportunities in research, internships, community service and study abroad.

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Multnomah University

Multnomah University equips students to love Christ and serve their neighbors through their lives and work.

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Pacific Northwest College of Art

At the creative heart of Portland, PNCA is a center for communities of artists, designers, and scholars, presenting more free public programs and exhibitions in a given year than any other arts institution in the city.

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Pacific University

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.

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Reed College

Reed College is a liberal arts and sciences college. Referred to as one of the most intellectual colleges, Reed is known for its high standards of scholarly practice, creative thinking, and engaged citizenship.

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University of Portland

At UP, students will find a rigorous, holistic, personal, and transformative education that prepares them to become critical and ethical thinkers.

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Warner Pacific University

Oregon’s most diverse private university, Warner Pacific empowers students through career-focused, liberal arts education. Graduate with the degree you need to make a difference for your family and community.

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Willamette University

Willamette is a highly ranked liberal arts university where talented professors inspire students to transform knowledge into action.

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Accessible

At Oregon private colleges, 89% of undergraduates with financial need receive institutional and/or public aid and 99.6% of first-generation students receive institutional and/or public aid.

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Liberal Arts

Student success at a small liberal arts college means curriculum designed to engage the whole student. First-rate faculty actively improve students’ competitive edge by cross-training multiple disciplines, such as humanities and arts, business, public administration, science, technology, engineering, and math, fostering their individual and intellectual development.

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Community

64% of Oregon private college students graduate in four years. Featuring intimate learning communities, private colleges and universities are able to contribute to a high-quality, sharply intelligent workforce prepared to lead and contribute to a knowledge-based economy.

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