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Planning to graduate in May 2024? The first step is to apply to graduate on BoxerOnline by Jan. 15!
The Boxer holiday socials are just 2 weeks away! All faculty and staff are invited to celebrate the season with their colleagues! Register now for these festive events taking place on the Forest Grove and Hillsboro campuses. 
Please consider a donation of a toy or clothing to brighten the holiday for children. NHOH is partnering once again with the Western Farmer Workers Association for its annual Holiday Giving Tree project.
Have you written anything for class you're proud of in 2023? Submit your writing to the Pacific Literary Undergraduate Magazine (PLUM) by Dec. 15, for a chance to win up to $125! This contest is open to all students.
Trombley Square in the snow
As the year draws to a close, we invite you to make a meaningful difference at Pacific University. If you would like to make a gift to support Pacific students this year, you can contribute online or other ways.
Did You Know…If you can’t make a meal in the Café during the hours of operation, you can use a meal swipe in the Market?
If you have had an unwanted, confusing, coerced, or forced sexual experience, or if you have concerns about your relationship, confidential advocates can help you process your experience, connect you to resources, and explain your options for reporting.
The world of marketing & communications changes quickly, and so does our work in the MarCom office. Take a look at a few of our top priorities and learn what’s coming up at Pacific!
The Staff Senate invites university employees and departments to deck the halls with seasonal cheer by decorating your office door. Get creative and have fun with this annual tradition — doors do not need to be holiday-themed. 
Pacific Hall exterior
Finish work continues throughout the building as we look forward to wrapping up the bulk of the remaining construction activities, cleaning, and punching spaces in the next six to seven weeks.