University News

Great American Solar Eclipse is Historic in Nature

Physics professor Todd Duncan tells KUIK 1360-AM why the Great American Solar Eclipse is historic.

Turning Challenge to Change

In high school, Elaine Charpentier Philippi was told she wouldn't amount to much. She turned those words upside down, returning to school for a social work degree. Today, she helps other young students find opportunity.

Pacific Prepares for August Commencement

The College of Health Professions will present degree candidates from the schools of Audiology, Dental Hygiene Studies, Graduate Psychology, Healthcare Administration and Leadership, Occupational Therapy and Physician Assistant Studies.

Pacific Prepares to Confer First PhD to Psychology Student

After two degrees and a career in psychology, special education and non-profit management, Dana Dharmakaya Colgan is slated to receive Pacific's first PhD in clinical psychology.


Eclipse Tip: How to Make Sure Your Solar Viewing Glasses Are Safe

Pacific University College of Optometry Professor Lorne Yudcovitch shows KGW Channel 8 what to look for in making sure the solar eyeglasses we choose to view the eclipse will protect our eyes.

Alumna Succeeds as Journalist, Filmmaker

Christian Henry ’07 fell in love in high school — with the art of storytelling.

We Need Your Help at Homecoming 2017!

All members of the Pacific University community are invited to help make Homecoming 2017 the best Pacific has ever seen! Come join the fun! 

Kimberly Burdge joins Physical Therapy Program Faculty

She will be teaching adult neuromuscular examination and intervention, patient assessment and intervention, and bioethics.

Dana Bates to join Athletic Training Program Faculty

The faculty and staff of the Athletic Training Program at Pacific University are excited to announce that Dana Bates, PhD, ATC, has agreed to accept a teaching position within the program beginning in the Fall of 2017.

Pacific University Celebrates Oregon Private College Week July 24-28

University takes part in statewide celebration of private higher education with opportunities for campus tours and information sessions.