Pacific University Athletics

COVID-19 Update: The Northwest Conference (NWC) has made the decision to suspend all spring sport competitions and NWC Championship events. The NCAA has also canceled all remaining winter and spring NCAA Championships. Pacific Athletics will suspend all practices and competition for varsity, junior varsity and club programs until further notice. Coaches will be in contact with student-athletes with additional information. In addition all intramural activities and recreation fitness classes are also suspended until further notice.

Find more information on our COVID-19 & Student Athletes page.

Athletics plays an integral role in the student experience at Pacific University.

Over one-third of undergraduate students participate in one of the university's 24 intercollegiate athletics programs. Additionally, many more students, faculty and staff take part in the university's intramural sports.

Division III Intercollegiate Athletics

Pacific offers 24 intercollegiate athletics programs, which compete as members of NCAA Division III.

Men's programs are offered in baseball, basketball, cross country, football, golf, soccer, swimming, tennis, indoor and outdoor track and field, and wrestling. Women's programs are offered in basketball, cross country, golf, lacrosse, rowing, soccer, softball, swimming, tennis, indoor and outdoor track and field, and wrestling. Junior varsity programs are offered for baseball, men's basketball, softball and volleyball.

Pacific University is a charter member of the Northwest Conference, which was founded in in 1926. Other member schools are George Fox University, Lewis & Clark College, Linfield College, Pacific Lutheran University, the University of Puget Sound, Whitman College, Whitworth University and Willamette University.


Contact Us

Athletic Department
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SAAC executive board members in the stands holding a "thank you" sign

The second annual Athletic Giving Days was a big success.

Athletic Giving Days is Oct. 19-20, 2021

Pacific University’s second annual Athletic Giving Days starts today!

Parking lot closure on Saturday, Oct. 9th for Pacific vs. University of Puget Sound


Upcoming Events

9 a.m. | Saturday, Oct. 23, 2021
Forest Grove
7:30 p.m. | Friday, March 11, 2022
Forest Grove, Stoller Center