Homecoming Details

We welcome you home for Homecoming 2023, October 13-15!

If you have questions that aren't answered below, please don't hesitate to reach out to the Alumni Association at alumni@pacificu.edu or 503-352-2057.

Homecoming Date
Homecoming 2023 will take place Oct. 13-15.

Homecoming Welcome Center
Homecoming guests are asked to check in for their events at the Homecoming Welcome Center. During check in guests can pick up essential materials and learn event locations. The Welcome Center is located inside Washburne Hall, University Center. The Welcome Center hours are:

  • Friday, Oct. 13, 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Saturday, Oct. 14, 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Event Locations
Homecoming events take place on the Forest Grove Campus unless otherwise noted. You will receive detailed locations for events upon check-in at the Welcome Center.

Homecoming guests are invited to park in open permit university lots with a parking pass. Printable parking permits are available to print and printed passes will be available at the Welcome Center throughout the weekend. Parking is also available on the streets surrounding campus, no permit is required. Refer to street signage for time limits.

Dietary Restrictions
Vegetarian and gluten-free options will be provided at all catered events. Guests with other dietary restrictions or allergies may make additional requests by contacting the Alumni Association at alumni@pacificu.edu or 503-352-2057 no later than one week in advance.  

Limited Mobility Services
Guests with limited mobility are invited to take advantage of our limited mobility parking in a reserved lot with campus shuttle access. To acquire a limited mobility parking permit, please note limited mobility needs when completing the registration form or contact the Alumni Association at alumni@pacificu.edu or 503-352-2057.

Recommended Attire
Casual fall attire is recommended for most Homecoming events. The Golden Guard Lunch is a formal program and dressy casual is recommended. 

Everyone is Welcome
Pacific University alumni, employees, parents, students, friends, spouses, partners, children and guests are all welcome to attend all Homecoming events.

Children 12 and younger can attend all events for free except for athletic matches.

Registration is required for planning purposes to help us decide how much food to order and how many seats to provide. However, on-site registrations can be completed on-site during Homecoming for those unable to register in advance. Register now to attend Homecoming!

Event Fees
Alumni Association event fees address only the costs related to catered meals – all other costs associated with Homecoming events are subsidized. If event fees cause a hardship that could prevent attendance, please get in touch with us at alumni@pacificu.edu or 503-352-2057.

The Alumni Association can provide refunds one week before the event. All refunds require notification via phone or a written statement of cancelation. In all instances, refunds will not be provided after the applicable with less than one-week advance notice, regardless of circumstance.

Contact Us

Pacific University Alumni Association
Abbott Alumni Center | 503-352-2057 | alumni@pacificu.edu