Pacific University is home to several large events each year, welcoming not only students, but also members of the surrounding community to its campuses.

Upcoming events


Saturday, March 9 | Performing Arts Series: Tom Paxon & The DonJuans
Thursday, March 14 - Sunday, March 17 | We Can’t Pay? We Won’t Pay!


Wednesday, April 3 | Old College Hall Open House
Saturday, April 6 | Performing Arts Series: R. Carlos Nakai
Saturday, April 13 | Stand Up Paddle Boarding Day Trip
Saturday, April 13 | 58th Annual Lū'au Presented by Nā Haumāna O Hawai'i
Friday, April 19 | Choral Concert
Saturday, April 20 | Symphonic Band Concert
Thursday, April 25 – Saturday, April 27 | Dance Works XVI
Friday, April 26 | Jazz Night
Sunday, April 28 | Surf Day Trip


Wednesday, May 1 | Old College Hall Open House
Friday, May 3 | Choreographers Informal
Friday, May 3 | Orchestra Concert
Saturday, May 4 | Whitewater Rafting Day Trip
Saturday, May 4 | Choral Concert with PCC Rock Creek Choir
Saturday, May 18 | May Commencement
Saturday, May 25 | Music in May Final Concert

Explore more upcoming events at Pacific University on the university calendar.


Jacqueline Keeler

Jacqueline Keeler to present “How Native American Sports Mascots Disappear Native People” on Thursday, Feb. 28


Presented by Pacific's Hawai‘i Club, Nā Haumāna O Hawai`i, the 2019 Lū`au takes place in mid-April and is one of the largest on the mainland.

Dr. Semahagn Gashu Abebe will speak on "The Changes and Challenges of Democratic Transition in sub-Saharan Africa."