Oregon Public Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2020

How much does it cost to attend public college in Oregon?   The average annual in-state four year, public college tuition in Oregon was $8,376 for the 2018-2019 academic year. This is a change of $974 from the 2015-2016 average of $7,402 and represents a 13.16% annual increase. The list of Oregon public colleges below provides school specific cost and value rating. Public schools are partially funded by the taxpayers of Oregon and usually offer lower tuition to in-state residents.

Our guide surveyed tuition data from the 24 public colleges and universities in Oregon, the most popular being Oregon State University with 22,443 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $9,245. University of Oregon is the most expensive public school in Oregon with an in-state tuition of $9,855.

Click on any school for current tuition, future cost estimates, school specific savings plans and estimated student loan payments. Oregon colleges can also be filtered by public, private, community colleges and four year schools. Additionally, cost based sorting is available for the lowest and highest tuition options. Jump directly to our ranking of best values in Oregon or cheap Oregon colleges guide.

Rating is a CollegeCalc proprietary national percentile ranking of a college's overall difficulty and educational effectiveness. An average score is 50. Dollar value is a measure of a school's academic rating compared with the average net price paid. Colleges which are ranked "n/a" didn't report sufficient data to formulate a score. Learn more about our ratings.

All price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's 2018-2019 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2018-2019 academic year.

Explore Oregon Colleges

School Tuition Rating $Value
Blue Mountain Community College
Pendleton, 835 Students
$4,635 - -
Central Oregon Community College
Bend, 2,519 Students
$4,680 - -
Chemeketa Community College
Salem, 4,897 Students
$3,825 - -
Clackamas Community College
Oregon City, 2,774 Students
$4,185 - -
Clatsop Community College
Astoria, 374 Students
$3,564 - -
Columbia Gorge Community College
The Dalles, 344 Students
$3,564 - -
Eastern Oregon University
La Grande, 1,795 Students
$6,928 17 13
Klamath Community College
Klamath Falls, 569 Students
$3,474 - -
Lane Community College
Eugene, 3,804 Students
$3,942 - -
Linn Benton Community College
Albany, 2,744 Students
$4,385 - -
Mt Hood Community College
Gresham, 3,400 Students
$4,500 - -
Oregon Coast Community College
Newport, 219 Students
$3,564 - -
Oregon Institute of Technology
Klamath Falls, 2,416 Students
$8,422 44 67
Oregon State University
Corvallis, 22,443 Students
$9,245 60 72
Portland Community College
Portland, 11,584 Students
$3,744 - -
Portland State University
Portland, 16,882 Students
$7,403 34 62
Rogue Community College
Grants Pass, 1,896 Students
$3,744 - -
Southern Oregon University
Ashland, 3,912 Students
$7,427 35 61
Southwestern Oregon Community College
Coos Bay, 1,032 Students
$4,132 - -
Tillamook Bay Community College
Tillamook, 127 Students
$3,456 - -