Concordia University [Portland]

Key majors offered
Exercise And Sport Science
Housing Location Type Offers Scholarships Student Population Offers CLA
Available for Undergraduate and Graduate Urban Yes 7200 (Total) Yes
Degrees Offered Public/Private Institution Type Student Body Student Population
Bachelor Private Associate College Co-educational 60 (International)

Yearly Costs / ELS Level

Living Expenses
Degree Tuition Fees Housing ** Meals OtherExpenses I 20/Visa* (Total Required Funds) ELS
Bachelor $$$ $ $$$ $ $$$$ 112
 I-20/Visa costs include Tuition, Housing, Meals and all other fees in USD
Housing cost may include meals and other expenses to equal Living Expenses


Concordia University is a small, private Christian University dedicated to the pursuit of Higher Education. Open to students of all faiths, Concordia provides students with a safe, nurturing and supportive environment. Concordia is located in Portland, Oregon, a vibrant and exciting city with beautiful parks, an excellent public transportation system and a friendly West Coast spirit. With an enrollment of 3,000 students, Concordia has been committed to excellence in education since its founding in 1095. The university is accredited by the "Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities". Offering 25 undergraduate and 7 graduate programs, Concordia maintains small class sizes where students have opportunities to interact with professors both in and outside the classroom. International students are an important part of academics and campus life. Concordia's safe, welcoming campus makes it easy for students to make friends and participate in campus activities. International students have access to free tutoring, a writing center and support services. Surrounding the Concordia campus is a city brimming with opportunities. Portland offers sporting events, museums, concerts, festivals and more. Outdoor activities range from mountain skiing to ocean whale watching! Be sure to get involved in campus activities and any number of volunteer opportunities. Let Concordia University and Portland, Oregon be your home away from home!


There are six modern on-campus residence halls for Concordia students. These include different choices of single and double-room options. All rooms are wired for Internet access. Homestays can be provided and off-campus apartments are also an option.

Student life

For a small university, Concordia offers a wide range of activities. There are eight NCAA Division II sports teams and student sports competitions on campus. Concordia also has more than 15 student clubs and organizations in areas such as music, drama and academics.