Alumni Chapters and Committees

The purpose of the Alumni Association is to deepen the engagement of alumni and students in a lifelong relationship with Pacific University and to further the welfare of Pacific University.


Additional alumni participation is welcomed by all of the following chapters and committees of the Alumni Association.

Please contact Martha Calus-McLain '03 to learn more about how to get involved. 503-352-2764 or


Chapters and Committees


Awards & Scholarship

The Awards & Scholarship committee is tasked with coordinating the selection of award recipients and make recommendations to the University pertaining to the selection of Alumni Board Legacy Scholarship recipients.


Boxer Club

Boxer Club supports student-athletes and mission of the Pacific University Athletic Department. Boxer Club members actively support student-athlete successes. Membership includes alumni, friends, faculty, staff and parents of the University.


College of Education Chapter

The College of Education alumni chapter is focused on mentoring current education students and providing resources and support for alumni who are teachers.


College of Health Professions Chapter

The College of Health Professions Chapter will focus on engagement of alumni of the Schools of Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Professional Psychology, Physician Assistant Studies, Dental Health Science, Pharmacy, Gerontology, Healthcare Administrations and Audiology.


Diversity and Mentorship

The Diversity and Mentorship committee will support University efforts to provide a positive and welcoming atmosphere where all students may succeed.


Friends of Music

Friends of Music supports the department of music by increasing awareness of the music programs and the ability of alumni to support those program. They also sponsor the annual Music Hall of Fame Award.


Friends of Speech

Friends of Speech supports the Pacific University Speech Team. Friends of Speech hosts the annual Scheller Speech Breakfast.



The Fundraising committee is tasked with maintaining annual philanthropic contribution by all members of the Board of Representatives. This committee is also tasked with supporting University fundraising efforts as directed by the Office of University Advancement. To make a gift, visit


Hawai'i Chapter

The Hawaii Chapter will focus on helping alumni in Hawaii connect with one another and with the University.


Portland-Area Young Alumni Chapter

The Portland-Area Young Alumni Chapter aims to foster, rekindle and instill a sense of camaraderie between recent graduates and current students, increase knowledge of the university to the community and expand Pacific pride among alumni through active participation in university events, affairs and social gatherings.


Puget Sound-Area Chapter

The Puget Sound-Area Chapter will focus on helping alumni in the Puget Sound area connect with one another and with the University.



The Reunions committee is tasked with increasing the number of volunteers who support reunions with an overall effort to increase alumni attendance at class and affinity reunions and philanthropy associated with reunions.


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