These charts show the overall financial health of Pacific University, from its five-year balance sheet (above), to its endowments (below) and the sources of its gifts in the 2012-2013 fiscal year.
Pacific University hosts the University of Chicago in football for the first time on Oct. 26, 2013. There are a number of historic connections between the two schools, particularly in the Stagg family. Dr. Paul Stagg was head coach of the Pacific University Badgers in their heyday, and his father — the famous Amos Alonzo Stagg, long with the University of Chicago — played a role in his development as a coach and with Pacific football.
Throughout the year, Pacific receives many gifts from donors wishing to commemorate a friend or loved one. Honorary gifts ensure that generations to come will have the opportunity to succeed at Pacific. The following honorary gifts were made between July 1, 2012, and June 30, 2013.
The Heart of Oak Society honors those individuals who have made long-term commitments to Pacific University by naming the university in their wills, arranging life income gifts (charitable trusts, gift annuities, etc.) or making gifts of life insurance or other estate assets. At their request, some members are not listed here.
Sidney Harper Marsh was Pacific's first president and spent much of his 25-year tenure diligently fundraising for the university and its mission. The following members of the Marsh Society are Boxers & Badgers who gave up to $499 between July 1, 2012, and June 30, 2013.
The Charles Trombley Society Platinum level recognizes those who gave $2,500 to $4,999 between July 1, 2012, and June 30, 2013.
Charles Trombley graduated from Pacific University in 1954, then spent a 30-year career at the university. He demonstrated unwavering commitment to students and to the mission of Pacific. The Charles Trombley Society Diamond level honors those who gave $5,000 or more between July 1, 2012, and June 30, 2013.
The Evergreen Society recognizes those whose lifetime giving to the university is $50,000 to $99,999.
The President’s Circle is the university’s premier lifetime gift club. Individuals, corporations and foundations whose cumulative gifts exceed $100,000 are acknowledged with lifetime membership.