Confirm Enrollment

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Congratulations! We’re thrilled to welcome you to the Portland State community. 

Enrollment confirmation is required for all new undergraduate first years and transfer students and is necessary in order to register for New Student Orientation, secure a PSU ID card, and register for classes.

PSU has waived the $200 tuition deposit through Fall 2021. Fall 2021 students who have paid the tuition deposit will see it as a credit on their first tuition bill. 

The priority deadline to confirm enrollment is June 15.

How To Confirm Your Enrollment

Complete the form "Confirm Your Enrollment at PSU" & Pay $200 Deposit

Log in to your application status page and complete the required form: "Confirm Your Enrollment at PSU." You will need to log in using the email address you used to submit your application to PSU. Navigate to your application status page and submit the Form "Confirm Your Enrollment at PSU," and, if prompted, follow the steps to complete payment of the $200 Enrollment Confirmation deposit.

Once you've submitted the form, you will need wait up to 10 minutes for your confirmation to be processed. Once processed, you'll be automatically signed up for New Student Orientation.

Confirm Enrollment in the Honors College (if applicable)

All new first years and transfer students admitted to the University Honors College for fall term are encouraged to confirm their enrollment by the June 1 priority deadline. If you plan to attend PSU and enroll in the Honors College you must confirm your spot in the Honors College and PSU.

Tuition Deposit Exemptions

The following populations are exempt from paying the $200 tuition deposit:

  • Students who are eligible for an Application Fee Waiver
  • Students who are currently serving or have ever served in the U.S. Armed Forces
  • International students
  • Postbaccalaureate students
  • Co-admitted students
  • Students admitted for Fall 2021

If you do not meet the eligibility requirements above but would like to be considered for the tuition deposit exemption, contact your admissions counselor.


Graduate Student Enrollment Confirmation

Your enrollment confirmation will vary according to the program you have been admitted to. You will receive a notification from your graduate program if a deposit is required.

Please contact gradschool@pdx.edu with any questions.