Iain Culp ’09 ran away to join the circus. But only after he finished his degree at Pacific University and headed to China to pursue dreams of teaching. “It’s been one heck of an adventure,” he said.
At Pacific University, we encourage students to get involved. Civic engagement is a cornerstone of a Pacific education, and our students do not live or learn in an isolated bubble.
I am passionate about food access and hunger relief. I want veterans to have healthcare. I want refugee children to have safe places to live and learn. And I want my own children to attend world-class schools where they are challenged and loved.
For nearly 75 years, the Pacific University College of Optometry has been serving the vision care needs of our community and preparing future generations of doctors of optometry to do the same.
Highlighting the accomplishments of our student-athletes. Read more at goboxers.com.
Pacific University faculty are great teachers — and great researchers and authors.
News and notes from Pacific University.
In 1968, Pacific University students voted to change the university’s mascot from a badger to the Boxer. To mark the transition, students held a funeral for Benny the Badger, burying the mascot costume.