Department of History

The history program offers all the University's undergraduates the opportunity to acquire a working familiarity with the history of Western civilization, the United States, and other areas of the world, together with the institutions and structures of organized society. Its curriculum is designed to inculcate a familiarity with particular periods and issues in the past, with the discipline of history, and with the use of historical inquiry for analysis of contemporary self and society.


University of Portland
5000 N. Willamette Blvd.,
Portland, Oregon 97203-5798