CAS Fulbright Scholar Awards

In 2015-2016, University of Portland was ranked second among peer institutions for the number of faculty receiving Fulbright Awards and was one of only fourteen institutions in the country to be a top producer of both student and faculty U.S. Fulbright grant recipients. (In 2015-2016, six UP students received Fulbrights, placing the University fourth among peer institutions for student awards.) 

Recent Fulbright Award recipients from the College of Arts and Sciences include:

  • Nick McRee, Sociology & Social Work

  • John Orr, English

  • Molly Hiro, English

  • Lars Larson, English

  • Rev. Richard Rutherford, CSC, Emeritus, Theology

  • John McDonald, English

  • Katie O'Reilly, Biology