Amenities | August Commencement

Starbucks & More

The full-service Starbucks inside the University Center is generally will open on graduation day. The Bookstore, adjacent to Starbucks, also will be open.

Forest Grove Community Resource Guide

Pacific University is proud to publish a community resource guide with the Forest Grove/Cornelius Chamber of Commers. You can review the guide here.


Want to give your graduate a special gift to celebrate their achievement? Flowers will be available for purchase from the School of Occupational Therapy Student Association on the south side of Tran Library.

Smoke-Free Campus

Pacific University is a completely smoke-free. Smoking and vaping of any kind is prohibited on all campus property, including parking lots.


The nearest ATM is located in the University Center.


Plan ahead to stay in Forest Grove or nearby during Commencement Weekend!

Historic Forest Grove is the perfect place to launch your exploration of Washington County. Enjoy wine country, take a day trip into Portland or to the Oregon Coast, explore the Tillamook State Forest, or get out and about in our bike friendly communities.

Check out lodging, dining, and tourism opportunities at