University News

Pacific University Again Ranked Favorably by National News Media

The university is among the upper echelon of institutions ranked by Washington Monthly, US News & World Report, Princeton Review and Forbes.

Pacific University Chaplain to Attend Pope Francis Arrival Ceremony at the White House

Rev. Dr. Chuck Currie will travel to Washington, D.C. next week after giving a sermon in Portland on Sunday, Sept. 20 about Pope Francis' upcoming visit to the US, and where people of faith from different traditions can find common ground.

Forest Grove Campus Brimming With Public Events on Saturday

The public is invited to join Pacific University students, faculty, staff, alumni and friends for a plethora of activities on and around campus beginning at 8 a.m.

Father, Daughter Find Home, Career at Pacific

The Pacific difference spans generations. Kres Pedersen '79, OD '82 and his daughter Amy Pedersen '08, OD '11 both found personal connections and meaningful careers through Pacific's undergraduate and graduate programs.

Walters Finds Career She Loves in Physical Therapy

“I feel really lucky to have found what I want to do for the rest of my life.”

Home on the Range

Pacific biology degree offered strong route to veterinary school for 2009 alumna. "I actually think it helped set me apart from other applicants."

B Street Living Museum Blossoms

The B Street Living Museum offers hands-on learning experience in sustainability, along with food and natural setting.

Peter Singer Lecture: Important Information for Attendees

Seating is limited and early arrival is encouraged. To expedite entry, please refrain from bringing backpacks or tote bags.

Pacific University Lauded by U.S. News & World Report

The university is among the top regional universities in the west, according to the publication's 2016 Best Colleges rankings.

History Department's Kniep Lecture Set for Monday, Sept. 21 at 4:15 p.m.

Historian Mike O'Connor will present "The Rage Against Taxes in Modern American Conservatism" in Marsh Hall's Taylor Auditorium. Admission is free.