Student Life

Student Life Portland Services

Student Life Portland is a resource for our Portland students. Our goal is to orient, inform and respond to you and your needs to make your academic experience enjoyable and successful. We hope you find the following resources helpful to you while you are a student at UO.

For questions or more information contact Student Life Portland.

Linda Favero, Assistant Dean of Students and Career Services, lfavero@uoregon.edu or 503-412-3704

Linda is an excellent contact for anything you might need to navigate your student expereince. Swing by the office or contact her by e-mail or phone with any need. 

Julie MacKenzie, Program Coordinator, juliem@uoregon.edu or 503-412-3701

Monday–Friday, 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

White Stag Block | Suite 241
70 NW Couch St.
Portland, OR 97209

PDX and PSU have a Joint Campus Registration Agreement MOU allowing students from both schools to access course offerings of the other school without creating undue dual enrollment burdens related to financial aid, multi-institutional billing, and separate records at both institutions.

Jan 1
SOJC Graduate Programs Information Session (Portland)5:00 p.m.

Join us for an opportunity to learn more about the School of Journalism and Communications two Graduate Programs - Multimedia Journalism and Strategic Communication, based in...
April 3 2017–March 5 2018
George S. Turnbull Center, 342 Waggener Edstrom Conference Room

Join us for an opportunity to learn more about the School of Journalism and Communications two Graduate Programs - Multimedia Journalism and Strategic Communication, based in Portland.

Please RSVP to Stacy (bazzana@uoregon.edu)

Jan 25
George Packer, author of The Unwinding7:30 p.m.

George Packer, author of The Unwinding: An Inner History of the New America. In his book, Packer posits that American democracy is beset by a sense of crisis. Seismic shifts...
January 25 7:30 p.m.–9:30 p.m.
White Stag Block, auditorium

George Packer, author of The Unwinding: An Inner History of the New America. In his book, Packer posits that American democracy is beset by a sense of crisis. Seismic shifts during a single generation have created a country of winners and loser, allowing unprecedented freedom while rending the social contract, driving the political system to the verge of breakdown, and setting citizens adrift to find new paths forward.

Feb 6
Job Search Groupnoon

You recently graduated or are about to graduate from the UO—yay! But you aren't sure what your next move is. The pressure is on to find a job, but you find yourself...
February 6–22
White Stag Block, Suite 241

You recently graduated or are about to graduate from the UO—yay! But you aren't sure what your next move is. The pressure is on to find a job, but you find yourself wondering where to even start.

Sound familiar?

Join our upcoming Job Search Group in Portland and connect with other 2017 UO graduates and graduating students looking for work in Portland. You'll get support from a small group of peers, opportunities to connect with UO alumni and hear their job search advice, and concrete steps to get you that job!

Sessions are held Tuesdays and Thursdays from noon to 1:30 p.m. beginning February 6 and ending February 22, 2018. Bring your lunch!

Session One (Tuesday, February 6): Knowing Yourself and Creating Your Brand
Session Two (Thursday, February 8): Writing Resumes and Cover Letters
Session Three (Tuesday, February 13): Interviewing Successfully
Session Four (Thursday, February 15): Becoming Known Through Networking
Session Five (Tuesday, February 20): Managing the Job Search Process
Session Six (Thursday, February 22): Presenting Your Job Search Plan

Space is limited to eight 2017 UO graduates or graduating seniors. There is no cost to attend.

Group will meet at the White Stag Block, 70 NW Couch St., Portland, OR 97209, Suite 241

Want to join us?

RSVP now to careerpdx@uoregon.edu or by calling 503-412-3701.

May 1
Job Search Groupnoon

You recently graduated or are about to graduate from the UO—yay! But you aren't sure what your next move is. The pressure is on to find a job, but you find yourself...
May 1–17
White Stag Block, Suite 241

You recently graduated or are about to graduate from the UO—yay! But you aren't sure what your next move is. The pressure is on to find a job, but you find yourself wondering where to even start.

Sound familiar?

Join our upcoming Job Search Group in Portland and connect with other 2017-2018 UO graduates and graduating students looking for work in Portland. You'll get support from a small group of peers, opportunities to connect with UO alumni and hear their job search advice, and concrete steps to get you that job!

Sessions are held Tuesdays and Thursdays from noon to 1:30 p.m. beginning May 1 and ending May 17, 2018. Bring your lunch!

Session One (Tuesday, May 1): Knowing Yourself and Creating Your Brand
Session Two (Thursday, May 3): Writing Resumes and Cover Letters
Session Three (Tuesday, May 8): Interviewing Successfully
Session Four (Thursday, May 10): Becoming Known Through Networking
Session Five (Tuesday, May 15): Managing the Job Search Process
Session Six (Thursday, May 17): Presenting Your Job Search Plan

Space is limited to eight 2017-2018 UO graduates or graduating seniors. There is no cost to attend.

Group will meet at the White Stag Block, 70 NW Couch St., Portland, OR 97209, Suite 241

Want to join us?

RSVP now to careerpdx@uoregon.edu or by calling 503-412-3701.

May 31
Margo Jefferson lecture7:30 p.m.

Margo Jefferson is the author of Negroland: A Memoir, a landmark work on privilege, discrimination, and fallacy of post-racial America. She is also a Pulitzer Prize-winning...
May 31 7:30 p.m.–9:30 a.m.
White Stag Block, auditorium

Margo Jefferson is the author of Negroland: A Memoir, a landmark work on privilege, discrimination, and fallacy of post-racial America. She is also a Pulitzer Prize-winning writer, cultural critic, journalist, and professor at Columbia University School of the Arts.