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Tips on How to Transfer to PSU


Portland State University is Oregon's home for transfer students. Transfer and returning students are the heart of what makes Portland State University successful. The majority of PSU students are transfers, and PSU welcomes more transfer students than any college in Oregon.

The task of transferring may feel daunting, and that's why Portland State's Transfer and Returning Student Resource Center is here to help along every step of the process. Programs such as Transfers Finish Free make PSU the most affordable place to complete your degree, and you'll get support and advising from dedicated Admissions Counselors

Makayla Olson, a junior English major transfer at Portland State originally from the Washington coast, breaks down all of the tips on preparing to be a transfer student, using her personal experience at Portland State to aid future transfers in their journey. 

Read Makayla's story on the Inside Portland State Blog