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

Recent Changes & Highlights:

 

 

Contact Us

Student Multicultural Center
Scott Hall 106/107 | smc@groups.pacificu.edu

Headlines

A group of students gather around a campfire for s'mores.

Pacific University Outdoor Pursuits staff are excitedly preparing for a full semester of awesome trips and adventures! Outdoor Pursuits is thrilled to offer a variety of trips in the coming weeks, including a Campfire Jam Session, a Kayak Indoor Pool Skill Session, a Mountain Biking Trip, and a Men of Color Beach trip.

 

Celebrate Hispanic & Latinx Heritage Month 2021

Surfers catch some waves along the Oregon coast.

As classes ramp up during fall semester, Outdoor Pursuits encourages all Pacific students to step outside, breathe the fresh air, and explore the wilderness! Outdoor Pursuits has a variety of trips to offer in September and beyond.

Upcoming Events

Sep
25
All Day | Saturday, Sept. 25, 2021
Forest Grove
Sep
26
All Day | Sunday, Sept. 26, 2021
Forest Grove, Creamery (Milky Way)
Sep
26
All Day | Sunday, Sept. 26, 2021
Forest Grove, Creamery (Milky Way)
Sep
28
10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. | Tuesday, Sept. 28, 2021
Forest Grove, Outdoor Areas, Washburne University Center, Washburne Patio (South)
Oct
11
4 to 5 p.m. | Monday, Oct. 11, 2021
Online
Oct
25
4:15 to 5 p.m. | Monday, Oct. 25, 2021
Online
Nov
8
4:15 to 5 p.m. | Monday, Nov. 8, 2021
Online
Nov
22
4:15 to 5 p.m. | Monday, Nov. 22, 2021
Online