Admissions Events

Below are upcoming events that the Undergraduate Admissions Department is hosting.

High School Students

Admitted Student Days | Admitted High School Seniors are invited to Pacific's Admitted Student Days.  At the event, students will go on The Boxer Trails Scavenger Hunt and participate in fun activities that will help them better connect with the campus and other students. Parents who attend will take part in a fun group activity. Students will also have the opportunity to officially become and Boxer and deposit. 

Dates: March 16 & 23 and April 6
Time: 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Location: Pacific University Oregon, Forest Grove Campus

Space is truly limited, so RSVP ASAP! Happy Boxer Trails! 

Senior Preview Scholarship Days | These events provide high school seniors and their guests an opportunity to interact with the Pacific University campus and community. Throughout the day you will hear from an Admissions Counselor, meet with outstanding faculty, and tour Pacific's beautiful campus. NOTE:  These events are at capacity.

The Online Boxer Experience | The Online Boxer Experience is open to high school seniors who were unable to come to one of Pacific's on-campus scholarship events (Senior Preview Scholarship Day or Pacesetter Honors Day). Students who participate will earn a tuition scholarship at Pacific University Oregon.  RSVP today! Student can participate February 12 - 23, 2018. 

The experience is an online module that will be sent to the email address that the student supplies when they RSVP. The module consists of 15 sections that contain information about Pacific and the many opportunities that are available to Boxers. Students will need to answer questions and view various forms of media content.

Students will have a two week window to complete the experience. The module takes users 60 - 75 minutes to complete. If you have any questions, please contact Anastasia Bennett at 

Transfer Students

Admissions hosts a number of events for Transfer Students throughout the year.

Transfer Student Open House Event | Held in the fall and spring, Transfer Student Open House events at Pacific University offer prospective transfer students the opportunity to tour the Forest Grove campus and to experience the campus culture through the perspectives of current staff, faculty, and most importantly our current transfer students. Event registration is required to give us the opportunity to personalize your campus visit experience and provide academic break-out sessions that meet your needs, as a uniquely individual student.

Come find out what it is like to be a student at Pacific. Meet our staff, faculty and students so that they can share the Pacific experience with you. Learn about the transfer admissions process, the generous financial aid available to well-qualified transfer students, and meet other interested students as you further explore the opportunities available for you at Pacific.

Undergraduate Research Conference | Held in November, prospective students are invited to attend this conference to discover the research projects that Pacific students are involved in and the opportunities that are available to students.

Community College Visits | Our Transfer Coordinator visits various community colleges in Oregon to meet with prospective students. To find out if she will be coming to your community college, please contact her at

Application Nights | At these events, prospective transfer students are invited to get hands-on help with their Common Application, learn tips and tricks for writing a stellar application essay, and get free food! Admissions counselors and staff will be there to answer any questions that students might have about Pacific University or the college application process in general. Below are the dates and times for these events:

October 9 - 5-7pm CLOSED
October 30 - 5-7pm CLOSED
November 8 - 4-7pm CLOSED
November 14 - 4-7pm CLOSED

All Application nights are full for Fall, 2017.  Be on the look-out for Fall, 2018 events in the Summer!