University of Portland Women's Volleyball

Summary

  • Top 24% for retention in women's volleyball
  • Top 85% in women's volleyball in Division I for avg athletic scholarship
  • Top 21% tallest outside hitters / rights in women's volleyball
  • Top 29% for spending per athlete in women's volleyball in Division I
  • Top 25% in women's volleyball in Division I for SAT score
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Team Information - Women

Division:
Division I
Conference:
West Coast Conference
Overall Retention:
87%
International Retention:
50%
In-State Athletes:
13%
Average Height:
5'10"
Scholarship/Tuition:
29%
Setters
Average Height:
5'9"
Average Class Year:
Freshman
Middle Hitters
Average Height:
6'1"
Average Class Year:
Freshman
Outside Hitters / Rights
Average Height:
6'
Average Class Year:
Junior
Defensive Specialists / Liberos
Average Height:
5'6"
Average Class Year:
Sophomore

Meet Hilary

Counseling Associate

Hilary Gehman spent 15 years coaching at the collegiate level, working first in a club program, then assistant coach for two separate DI programs, before seven years as the Staley head coach of women’s rowing at Cornell University. She has been a college counselor with Sparks since 2015. An accomplished athlete, Hilary is also a two-time Olympian and six-time National Team member.


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Academic Information

Undergraduate Population:
3,770
Tuition:
$57,040
Tuition Category:
On Campus
Average Net Price:
$31,880
Classroom Ratio:
14 to 1
Campus Setting:
City: Large
Selectivity:
Selective
Institution Type:
4-year, Private
Overall Graduation Rate:
78%
% Students on Campus:
57%
% Students from out of State:
70%
Housing Options:
  • Dorms Coed
  • Theme Housing
  • Other
  • Dorms Female
  • Dorms Male
Testing Required:
No
SAT Midpoint:
1195
Financial Aid:
Moderate
Academics:
Strenuous
Top 3 Majors:
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Mechanical Engineering
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
French Studies 2
German Studies 5
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 98
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 25
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies 7
Finance, General 18
International Business/Trade/Commerce 11
Management Science 19
Marketing/Marketing Management, General 40
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Communication, General 19
Organizational Communication, General 17
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer Science 20
Education
Elementary Education and Teaching 32
Secondary Education and Teaching 9
Engineering
Civil Engineering, General 43
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 37
Mechanical Engineering 52
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
Engineering/Industrial Management 6
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 19
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Spanish Language and Literature 10
Health Professions and Related Programs
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 180
History
History, General 17
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
General Studies 8
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General 10
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Science 5
Environmental Studies 10
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Philosophy 2
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General 16
Physics, General 1
Psychology
Psychology, General 40
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Social Work 11
Social Sciences
Economics, General 7
Political Science and Government, General 15
Sociology 9
Theology and Religious Vocations
Theology/Theological Studies 4
Visual and Performing Arts
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 5
Music History, Literature, and Theory 9

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