The UO School of Journalism and Communication in Portland is housed at the George S. Turnbull Portland Center, providing an exciting urban environment within the media capital of the state.

Our Portland-based graduate programs are intellectually challenging and relentlessly practical, preparing students to be innovators and leaders in the working world. They connect students with top professionals in the state’s biggest media market, expose them to the latest in thinking and technology, and give them access to world-class faculty members. Night and weekend classes allow professionals to complete a master’s degree while working full time.

Graduate Programs in Portland

The Portland Senior Experience

The Portland Senior Experience (PDXSX) is a premier college internship program exclusively for top students in the University of Oregon School of Journalism and Communication that are close to graduation. The program is housed at the George S. Turnbull Portland Center. The PDXSX takes place during the fall (Sept-Dec) and spring (Apr-June) terms.

Find out more about the Portland Senior Experience. 

Scholastic Journalism

The Northwest Scholastic Press Association (NWSP) partnered with the University of Oregon School of Journalism and Communication (SOJC) in 2012 with Dr. Karla Kennedy as the Executive Director and Scholastic Journalism Outreach Coordinator.

Each year Dr. Kennedy plans a variety of events, workshops, contests, scholarships and school visits for middle and high school journalism students.

Find out more about the Northwest Scholastic Press Association.