Welcome to PSU!

FOCUS extends a warm welcome to all the new international students who have arrived in Portland for the start of a new school year!

If you are a new PSU international student, we have some events planned for you. See the details  .
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FOCUS Friday Nights will be starting again this Fall on 9/28!
We hope to see you there!

Register with FOCUS
You can register with FOCUS   to sign up for the weekly FOCUS Newsletter and to get more information about FOCUS events and services. Also, if you plan to come to FOCUS Friday Nights, you can save time by completing the online registration form before you come. You only need to do it once a school year! It is best to complete it before Friday 4:00 PM to make sure our greeters have your information.

FOCUS Friday Nights (FFN) Start Friday September 28, 2018

FOCUS Friday Nights Every 1st, 2nd & 3rd Friday Fall Though Spring Quarter

FFN Registration Form

Are you planning to come to FOCUS Friday Nights? 
Save time! Fill out this registration form prior to coming. You only need to do it once each school year!

FFN Schedule

FOCUS Friday Nights are most every Friday night this Fall (except 10/26 and 11/23), 7-10 PM at the First Baptist Church Dining Room starting September 28, 2018 Through Spring Quarter 2019.

FOCUS Calendar

FOCUS Calendar


Other FOCUS Events

FOCUS Ski Trips

Watch for information coming this January.

Annual FOCUS Christmas Banquet! 

Friday, December 7, 2018 from 7:00-10:00PM
Greater Portland Bible Church
2374 SW Vermont St, Portland, OR 97219

Please reserve your space by visiting our Facebook Christmas Banquet event page HERE

FOCUS Winter Ski Breakaway January 19-21 (MLK Holiday)

FOCUS has reserved space at Sanctuary Inn near Mt Hood for a Saturday and Sunday night winter breakaway-- (remember this is Martin Luther King holiday so no school Monday). Plan now to attend.

More information is coming very soon!

Keeping Informed about FOCUS events

FOCUS has a Facebook Group. Join this Facebook group to keep informed about FOCUS events and interact with other FOCUS friends. See other ways to keep connected.

FOCUS Office Hours

At this time FOCUS does not have an office on campus at PSU.

If you need to meet with FOCUS staff, we are all happy to meet by appointment with you. You may use the contact page to select from all our available staff.

Send an Email or contact specific staff using our contact page.

Contact FOCUS

See our contact page to contact FOCUS and FOCUS staff