OHSU Facts

Oregon Health & Science University is a nationally prominent research university and Oregon’s only public academic health center. It educates health professionals and scientists and provides leading-edge patient care, community service and biomedical research.

Economics and funding

Annual operating budget: $2.4 billion
State appropriation: 1.4%


Award dollars: $376 million
Award dollars from out of state: 89%
Invention disclosures: 133
NIH funding ranking: 28th

Health care

Patients: 276,778
Patient visits (includes hospitals and medical/dental clinics): 1,017,964
Staffed beds: 553
Licensed beds: 576


People trained through OHSU programs: 4,566
Students enrolled through OHSU: 2,895
Degrees Awarded:  1,121
Faculty: 2,787
Students in joint programs, enrolled through other universities: 559
Residents and fellows in health care: 812
Postdoctoral fellows: 300


Gift dollars: $300 million
Gifts: 26,983
Number of donors: 16,411

Facilities and Employees

Employees: 15,098
Capital expenditures: $141,583
Square feet of building space: 7.6 million


Number of alumni overall: 38,045 (living)
Number of alumni in Oregon: 20,120 (living)

All data is from fiscal year 2015 with the exception of education statistics, which reflect the academic calendar year.

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