Life in Portland

Information on housing resources and listings of housing website can be found on NCNM New Students website housing page. Students may contact the Office of Student Life for additional information. In addition, students and community members may post ads for housing on the NCNM Community List.


The NCNM Campus is located just south of downtown in a historic brick school building, on the west end of the Ross Island Bridge.

Directions and address of main campus

For information on Trimet passes and parking passes, please contact the Office of Security at 503.552.1579

Public Transit: maps, schedules, trip planner found on

Registering to Vote

To exercise your right to vote in Oregon, you must first register to vote. Registration is easy, and can even be done online. Here are two links that you can use to register.

Oregon DMV Website

Oregon Secretary of State


There are many resources in the greater Portland community including:

Outdoors & Families

Finding Local Community