News, Media and Stories

The Restructuring Task Force convened for its fifth meeting on May 3, continuing efforts to improve the student experience and streamline our organizational structure.
Join us for a celebration and time of saying "thank you" to retiring Provost, Ann Barr-Gillespie. The Pacific community is invited to join us from 3-5 p.m. on Tuesday, May 14 at the Tran Library as we honor Ann's 36 years of service in higher education and her 14 years at Pacific. 
Collection of Pacific University ephemera
The Archives & History Committee of the Alumni Association Board of Representatives invites all alumni to participate in a special contest by submitting photos, journals, letters and ephemera to share with the University Archives.
Please update your vehicle registration to receive a purple 2024-2025 parking permit sticker today! By September 1, 2024, all students, staff and faculty parking on the Forest Grove campus must have a valid purple 2024–2025 sticker on their parking permit.
Alexis Walker '23
The Forest Grove native and 2023 Pacific graduate is learning ropes of the performance business as Portland Opera's Ensemble Leaders Fellow.
Pacific University staff and faculty are invited to come "shop" at Give & Go! Multiple times will be available on May 16 and 19.
All employees who supervise student employees will be required to attend a new Student Supervisor Training that has been created by Human Resources, Financial Aid, Academic and Career Advising Center, and Applied and Experiential Learning.
Packing your dorm room and have items you don't want to take home with you? Give & Go!
Familiarize yourself with designated closed parking areas so you know to avoid them. Consider walking, riding your bike, carpooling, or using public transportation if possible to alleviate congestion.
When Starbucks closes after May Commencement, there will be drip coffee available for sale in The Market. There may also be more noise in and around the UC due to construction.