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UNIVERSITY OF WESTERN STATES
2900 NE 132nd Avenue
Portland, Oregon 97230

General Information: 503-256-3180
Admissions Department: 800-641-5641
Campus Safety: 503-206-3206

CONTACT INFORMATION BY DEPARTMENT

Main Campus: 503-256-3180
General Fax: 503-251-5741
Academic Affairs: 503-206-3208
Admissions: 800-641-5641
Alumni Relations: 503-251-5713
Campus Store: 503-251-5763
Campus Safety: 503-206-3206
Clinics: 503-255-6771
Financial Aid: 503-847-2563
Business Office: 503-847-2553
Human Resources: 503-251-2819
Information Technology: 503-251-2831
Library: 503-251-5752
Registrar: 503-847-2560
Student Services: 503-251-2802

Clinics

Campus: 503-255-6771
East Portland: 503-808-7979
Gresham: 503-512-1040

Contact information by name

Looking for the email address or phone number for a particular staff or faculty member? Please visit the UWS staff and faculty directory.

I HAVE A QUESTION ABOUT…

Becoming a student at UWS.

Please email the UWS admissions department or contact them by phone at 800-641-5641.

A specific program at UWS.

If you aren’t able to find the answer to your question on our website, please email the UWS admissions department or contact them by phone at 800-641-5641.

Prerequisites needed to enroll.

If you aren’t able to find the answer to your question on our admission requirements page, please email the UWS admissions department or contact them by phone at 800-641-5641.

Advising my students.

If you are a recruiter or admissions advisor and would like to receive informational material about the university and our programs or have specific advising questions, please contact the UWS admissions department by email or by phone at 800-641-5641.

Technical issues, passwords or device requirements.

Please email the UWS IT department or call them at 503-251-2831.

Obtaining financial aid.

Please email the UWS financial aid department or call them at 503-847-2563.

Paying my tuition.

Please email the UWS business office or call them at 503-847-2553.

Registering for classes or obtaining UWS transcripts.

If you aren’t able to find the answer to your question on our registrar page, please email the UWS registrar’s department or contact them by phone at 503-847-2560.

Purchasing books or apparel.

If you aren’t able to find the answer to your question on our campus store page, please contact the UWS campus store by phone at 503-251-5763.

Library resources, loans or issues.

If you aren’t able to find the answer to your question on our library page, please email the UWS library team or contact them by phone at 503-251-5752.

Facilities issues or requests.

Please email the UWS facilities department or call them at 503-206-3206. You can also dial 211 from any campus phone.

Campus safety.

If there is an emergency or incident in progress now, STOP and call 911. In case of a non-emergency, call campus security at 503-206-3206 (or dial 211 from a campus phone).

Otherwise, if you’d like to report safety issues such as fraud, harassment or robbery, please do so here. Please provide contact information for a follow-up if additional information is needed to track an incident to its resolution. Reported information is kept confidential, and once submitted, specific departments and personnel will be updated to take action.

Additional information about campus safety can be found here.

Alumni benefits and services.

If you aren’t able to find the answer to your question on our alumni page, please email the UWS alumni services team or contact them by phone at 503-251-5713.

Continuing education courses and credit.

If you aren’t able to find the answer to your question on our continuing education page, please email the UWS continuing education team or contact them by phone at 503-251-5719.

Donating to UWS.

If you aren’t able to find the answer to your question on our donor relations page, please email the UWS development officer or contact her by phone at 503-847-2556.

Partnering with UWS.

Please email the UWS communications team with any requests for partnership with the university.

Posting jobs, housing or professional opportunities to the UWS community.

UWS alumni, students, faculty, staff and friends of the university
For professional opportunities, mentorship, advice, housing and goods, we hope you will consider creating an account and posting a personal ‘ask’ or ‘offer’ on UWS Switchboard. UWS Switchboard is free from spammers, advertisers and large-scale brokers.

Individuals or clinics not currently connected with UWS
For professional opportunities, mentorship, advice and goods, please use one or both of these resources to get the word out to current students and alumni.

  • Email a 1-page flyer in pdf format to [email protected]. Please provide information about your practice sale, or, the position you would like to hire. Your flyer will be posted for 30-days on the alumni relations professional opportunities bulletin board on campus.
  • Fill out this quick Google form if you’d like your opportunity to be highlighted in our monthly online ‘interesting opportunities’ digest to the UWS community. If your opportunity is selected, you will be notified of the posting and interested parties will be instructed to contact you directly.

All Massage Therapy Opportunities
The massage therapy program at UWS was discontinued in 2017 and we no longer have massage therapy students on campus. For open massage therapy positions, we advise you to consider posting an ad with one of the following: Oregon School of Massage, East West College of the Healing Arts or the American Massage Therapy Association.

Housing Opportunities
For housing offers in the Russell neighborhood (through Winter 2020) and near the new campus (8000 NE Tillamook St), please use one or both of these resources to get the word out to current students.

  • Fill out this quick Google form if you’d like your housing offer to be highlighted in our monthly online ‘interesting opportunities’ digest to the UWS community. If your opportunity is selected, you will be notified of the posting and interested parties will be instructed to contact you directly.
  • Consider posting your housing offer on Craigslist, Zillow, PadMapper and other external platforms. Please note these websites are not controlled or endorsed by UWS.

Large-scale practice brokers and other health care marketing solutions
A broad collection of classified ad listing websites can be found on the NCMIC website. You may utilize these external resources moving forward. Please note that this website is not controlled or endorsed by UWS.

Jobs at UWS.

Please visit the UWS employment page to view current job openings.

Human Resources.

Call the UWS human resources department directly at 503-251-2819 or email [email protected] with questions about work environment, benefits or other human resources topics.

Services offered at the UWS health centers.

Visit the UWS Health Centers website to explore services by clinic location.

Becoming a patient at the UWS health centers.

If you are interested in becoming a patient or have any questions about any of our clinic locations, please email Alice Grenier or call her at 503-255-6771.

Clinic Direct Lines
Campus: 503-255-6771
East Portland: 503-808-7979


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