Student Multicultural Center

The Student Multicultural Center is the culmination of advocacy by students, both current and alumni, to establish a location of equitability and inclusion for all students who call Pacific University home.

Mission Statement

The Student Multicultural Center (SMC) is an integral part of Pacific University that represents students of all identities, cultures and abilities. In a continuously evolving world, we strive to promote cultural sensitivity through education and advocacy within our university and student operations.

Vision Statement

Working to empower, impact and inspire, the Student Multicultural Center fosters an inclusive and brave environment through transformative and transparent practices.

Who We Are

Located in Scott Hall Room 106/107 on the Forest Grove Campus, the SMC is a vibrant hub that welcomes and serves all members of our community including Pacific University students, faculty, staff, parents, alumni, community members and other campus visitors. The SMC provides our visitors with a home away from home and a source of educational opportunities. Visit our Instagram profile here: @pacu_smc

What We Provide

  • Free, reservable meeting and event space 
  • Student organization office space
  • Study & Lounge area
  • Open 5 days a week; M-F 9am - 7pm
  • Variety of other resources

 

Contact Us

Student Multicultural Center
Scott Hall 106/107 | +1 (503) 352-2715 | kayla.wong@pacificu.edu

Headlines

Mente latino male leadership conference

Pacific’s Office of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion is a paying for the first 25 male students to register for the MENTE Summit. All are welcome and registration closes Feb 22.
 

candles

For many around the globe, this time of year is sacred. This is true for the many people of faith at Pacific University, a community that finds strength in the religious and cultural diversity represented by our students, faculty, staff, and alumni.

Candles

Show support with a dinner event Nov. 20 and find campus and community resources for LGBTQ+ individuals and allies.

Upcoming Events

Feb
5
6 to 7 p.m. | Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2020
Forest Grove, Scott Hall
Feb
6
7 p.m. | Thursday, Feb. 6, 2020
Forest Grove, Washburne University Center, Boxer Pause 216
Feb
12
5 to 6 p.m. | Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2020
Forest Grove, Scott Hall
Feb
19
6 to 7 p.m. | Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2020
Forest Grove, Scott Hall
Feb
20
7 p.m. | Thursday, Feb. 20, 2020
Forest Grove, Marsh Hall, Taylor Auditorium 216
Feb
21
3 to 5 p.m. | Friday, Feb. 21, 2020
Hillsboro, Intermodal Transit Facility (ITF), 132
Feb
26
5 to 6 p.m. | Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2020
Forest Grove, Scott Hall
Mar
4
6 to 7 p.m. | Wednesday, March 4, 2020
Forest Grove, Scott Hall