bethany potts

bethany potts

admissions counselor

admissions.bethany@pdx.edu
503-725-5558

recruitment territories:

  • freshman and transfer students from alaska, southern california (zip 90000-93598) and colorado
  • freshman and transfer students in oregon counties: clatsop, columbia, lincoln, tillamook, and yamhill  
  • oregon transfer students whose current county of residence is marion, multnomah and washington with last names that start with m through z.

Bethany was born and raised in Corvallis, Oregon. She earned a bachelor's degree in English from the University of Oregon, a Master of Science in Educational Leadership & Policy from Portland State University, and is currently working on a doctorate in Educational Leadership at PSU. Prior to assuming her role as an admissions counselor, she worked in high schools in New Orleans as a teacher and as a Dean of Students. A lifelong learner, Bethany enjoys supporting and working with students of all ages and experiences. She sees learning and growth as a collaborative process and enjoys partnering with prospective students at psu.