Alumni Benefits & Services
The Alumni Association is pleased to offer Pacific University alumni the following benefits. If there are additional benefits you wish to receive as a member of the Pacific University Alumni Association, contact us and we will research it for you!
BABY T-SHIRTS | When we hear of a baby announcement, we send a"Little Boxer" baby t-shirt which are available in either 6 months or 12 months. The announcement will be featured in the Class Notes section of Pacific magazine. Submit your baby birth announcement.
BOXER LOVE MAGNETS | When we hear of a wedding announcement, we send a Boxer Love magnet with a note of congratulations. The announcement will be featured in the Class Notes section of Pacific magazine. Submit your wedding announcement.
PACIFIC PENNANTS | Teachers and travelers can request a Pacific University pennant. Photos of alumni with their pennants traveling the world or in their classrooms can be submitted to the Office of Alumni Relations and will be used as a Class Note for the Pacific Magazine. Submit announcements and photos to email@example.com.
JOIN A TEAM | Alumni who are trying to create a team for a sporting event or activity can fill out the 'Join a Team' form. The opportunity will be posted on the Pacific University event calendar where interested alumni and friends can participate.
RECRUIT A BOXER | Alumni can save perspective students their application fee (cost varies by academic program). Specific questions about application deadline can be directed to the Office of Admissions at 503-352-2218 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
- College of Arts & Sciences | Applicants shoudl choose Pacific University Oregon as one of their "My Colleges" and then indicate an alumni reference when answering from the fee waiver sources offered under "member questions."
- College of Optometry | Applicants can have their $25 fee waived by an College of Optometry alumnus. Click "Request a Fee Waiver" at the end of the online supplemental application, and fill in the name of the alumnus, year of graduation, business address, email and phone number. The alumnus does not have to pay the fee.
Other programs and colleges may also offer fee waivers, please contact the Office of Alumni Relations for specific questions at 503-352-2057 or email@example.com.
ABBOTT ALUMNI CENTER GUESTROOMS | The Abbott Alumni Center is home to two guestrooms with a shared bathroom. Alumni can stay in the guestrooms for up to three nights free.
Other guests may use the rooms for $40 a night. To request availability please contact the Office of Alumni Relations at 503-352-2057 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
LIFETIME E-MAIL | Alumni who graduated after 1993 can sign up for a free Pacific University "Boxer Apps" Gmail account. The Technology Information Center can assist with accessing PUNetID login information.
If you recently haven't been able to access your Boxer email account, you may need to reset your password. Contact the TIC to have this resolved.
ALUMNI CAREER NETWORK | The Alumni Career Network is managed through LinkedIn.com. This is a resource for students and alumni seeking career-related information and networking opportunities. Join by visiting the group page on Linkedin.com.
CAREER DEVELOPMENT CENTER | The Career Development Center provides a full range of career preparation services, resources and opportunities for networking for alumni. Visit the Career Development Center webpage to learn more.
TRANSCRIPT REQUESTS | Alumni can order and pay for transcripts online. Transcripts can be produced as secure PDF documents, which speeds up turn-around time and eliminates paper from the process.
Electronic transcripts cost $5 and rush orders are available for an additional cost. For moreinformation, please visit pacificu.edu/registrar or call 503-352-2793.
HEALTH CLINICS | Pacific University's College of Health Professions and College of Optometry have clinics open to the public where alumni and friends can schedule appointments for eye, dental and mental health exams among others. Read more about specific offerings at Pacific clinics.
GYM MEMBERSHIP | Alumni may access the Stoller Center for $125 per semester. Access to the athletic center is included in an annual Boxer Club membership at the "Captain" level ($250) or higher. Access to the track at Lincoln Park Stadium is free, but subject to availability. Please call 503-352-2767 for information regarding use of the tennis courts.
ADIDAS EMPLOYEE STORE | Quarterly, the Adidas Employee store will offer 50% discount to the Pacific alumni, friends and family. Keep an eye out on the Alumni Association Facebook page for the coupon announcements!
PACIFIC BOOKSTORE | Alumni receive a 10% discount on purchases made in person at Barnes & Noble @ Pacific University. Discount does not apply to textbook or online purchases.
PACIFIC MAGAZINE SUBSCRIPTION | Pacific magazine is delivered three times a year and includes stories of interest about the University, as well as “Class Notes” which catalogue what alumni are up to with job, marriage and baby announcements. Alumni can view the Pacific Magazine online also. Alumni can submit announcements to Class Notes by completing this online form.
CONTINUING EDUCATION | Alumni age 55 and over may take one College of Arts & Sciences undergraduate class free of charge. All other alumni may pay a per credit fee to audit classes. To learn more about accessing this benefit, please contact the University Registrar at 503-352-2793.
LIBRARY ACCESS | Alumni are eligible for a library card, renewable annually. Up to five items may be checked out for three weeks (five days for DVDs), renewable unless needed by another patron. To request a card, call 503-352-1400. Alumni also benefit from onsite access in Hillsboro or Forest Grove to the Library’s collection of electronic full-text resources and alumni have continued access to RefWorks. The Reference Librarians are available to provide reference service if needed. See the Library web page for more information.
TRAVEL | Alumni are occasionally invited to take part in travel courses with current students and faculty. To learn more about current offerings phone 503-352-2057 or e-mail email@example.com.