University News

All You Creative Writing Majors Out There – Don’t Despair!

This Pacific Alumna graduated with a BA in Creative Writing and now she’s a professional writer and filmmaker working for MTV. Read this interview with Bri Castellini, class of 2014, to learn more on what she does and how she scored such a great job.

Tuition Exchange Applications Due Dec. 9

Applications for tuition exchange for the 2017-2018 academic year are due to

Report Concerns to Central Email Address

Anyone feeling vulnerable or threatened by harassment, sexual misconduct, bias, discrimination, or in other ways, can use this resource to report their concerns at and find additional resources online at Support at Pacific.

Pacific Hosts Post-Election Gathering

Pacific community invited to post-election gathering for community support, 4 p.m. Sunday in the Boxer Pause, University Center, Forest Grove Campus.

The spirit bench painted to honor veterans

Students Paint the Spirit Bench to Honor Veterans

First-year seminar students paint the spirit bench in honor of veterans. 

Service Doctor: Harley Kelley '55 Recalls Vietnam, Gulf War Service

Harley Kelley '55 came to Pacific to study journalism, but left with a pre-med major. A surgeon, Kelley was drafted into Vietnam and later returned to the Army after a career in private practice. Today, he volunteers his medical skills in his community and volunteers with World War II veterans on the Honor Flight.

Changes to Boxer Guest Wireless

UIS will change the Boxer Guest password on the morning of Nov. 15.

Celebrate the Holidays with Pacific

Save the dates: Faculty/staff holiday breakfasts will be held Dec. 6 in Hillsboro and Dec. 8 in Forest Grove.

Learn About Your Retirement Savings Plan and Tell Us What You Want

Pacific employees are invited to learn more about their retirement savings plans and to provide feedback about the plan options at a series of upcoming focus group sessions.

President Hallick Offers Thanks for Accreditation Participation

President Hallick offers thanks to the university community for participation in the comprehensive accreditation evaluation visit in early November. The NWCCU report will be available in early February.