Sylvania Campus

12000 SW 49th Ave. Portland, OR 97219 | 971-722-6111
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The Sylvania Library features the latest in learning resources while the nearby Performing Arts Center is a fully equipped theater and dance venue.

View of campus quad

The Technology Classroom Building features an indoor garden courtyard that is passively cooled and heated by nature.

Sunlit indoor garden in modern building
Students sitting and talking in quad

The diving and lap pool offers many programs, including Swim with Community Ed, a program that teaches youth to swim skillfully and safely

Pool full of swimmers

Students, Faculty, and Staff are welcome to use the Sylvania Physical Education & Fitness facilities during open recreation times.

Weight room with many machines
Students talking outside bookstore

The Sylvania Campus is located in southwest Portland between Tigard and Lake Oswego. As the oldest and largest of the PCC campuses, Sylvania has many unique features and specialized programs. An impressive fitness venue complete with swimming pool, a state-of-the-art theater facility (the Performing Arts Center), and an innovative MakerLab for students to create anything their minds can envision are just a few of the many amazing places to visit while on campus. Sylvania is the place for innovation, community collaboration and individual growth, and is led by Campus President Dr. Lisa Avery.

Sylvania by the numbers


Annual rides on shuttle to PSU


Students enrolled each year at Sylvania


Sylvania's opening date

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PCC offers various parking options to meet your needs.


Sylvania supports cyclists with free bike lockers and workstands.


PCC provides free shuttles between campuses and to downtown.


Sylvania is served by two transit lines. Next arrivals:

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    Arial view of the campus

    Come visit PCC Sylvania

    Thinking of enrolling at PCC and want to see the campus? Take a campus tour or attend a Preview Day: a full-day orientation event for high school students.

    Community members can contact our Community Relations Manager, Celina Baguiao, or learn about renting our facilities.

    Unique programs at Sylvania

    PCC has more than 100 academic programs – see all programs

    Things to do and see

    At the North View Art Gallery:

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    Sylvania events

    Ready to become a PCC student?

    Becoming a PCC student is easy! Just complete the steps for new students, starting with admissions.

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