Located in Forest Grove, Oregon, Pacific University is a private, liberal arts university which is a place of learning, discovery, expression and innovation. Founded in 1849, it is the fourth-largest university in the state. Pacific University is renowned for its excellence offered by the College of Health Professions, College of Optometry and the College of Education among many more.
Pacific University offers admissions for undergraduate, graduate and doctoral levels of study. The total enrollment of the university is 3,938 and the student-faculty ratio of the university is 10:1.
|Type of University||Private|
|Year of Establishment||1849|
The university has four campuses across the state of Oregon. The university is spread in Forest Grove, Woodburn, Eugene, and Hillsboro.
For students wishing to live on-campus, a completed housing application and a deposit are required. Room assignments for the Fall admissions begin in April and continue throughout the summer.
|Burlingham Hall||A sustainable building housing students 19 years and older into 24 of Four Bedroom Apartments,|
4 units of Six Person Apartment, and 6 units of Four Person Suite.
|Clark Hall||Offering single, double, and quad rooms in a traditional residence hall; There are gender-specific floors in the hall|
|McCormick Hall||Housing 125 students in a traditional co-ed style residence hall, it has single, double, and quad rooms as well as suites.|
|Walter Hall||The largest residence hall, housing over 240 coed residents, it has single and double rooms.|
Pacific University Oregon offers various programs for undergraduate, graduate, and professional degrees via its 5 colleges.
International students who want to seek admissions at Pacific University Oregon can follow the below-mentioned application details:
Application Portal: Students can apply via the Common Application.
Application Fee: The application fee is 40 USD.
Application Deadlines: The application deadline is August 15.
Basic Admission Requirements:
The estimated cost of attendance for international students at the university is mentioned below:
|Fee||Costs On Campus (USD)||Costs Off-Campus (USD)|
|Tuition & Fees||48,260||48,260|
|Room & Meals||13,420||9,108|
|Books & Supplies||1,050||1,050|
At Pacific University, most students apply for financial assistance through the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) on or after Oct. 1. Federal Pell Grants- Awards up to USD 6,000 to eligible students. Eligibility is determined by the university and is subject to federal regulations.
Oregon Opportunity Grants are offered to eligible undergraduate students who are Oregon residents and can get up to USD 3,200 through this grant. Pacific Grants are given to undergraduates enrolled in the College of Arts & Sciences, the grant amount varies each year and is awarded to student’s demonstrated financial need.
Apart from these international students are offered scholarships to afford their studies in the USA. The various scholarships available at the university are tabulated below:
|Scholarships||ACT/SAT Score Required||GPA Required||Amount Awarded (USD)|
|Scholarships||Eligibility||Amount Awarded (USD)|
|Pacesetters Honors Scholarship||Students demonstrating their exceptional abilities to Pacific's faculty members.||10,000|
|Dance Scholarship||For distinguished dance students who plan to pursue a Dance Major or Dance Minor||1,000- 5,000|
|Math & Computer Science Award||Given to students exhibiting both talent and success in mathematics or computer science.||2,500|
Alumni of Pacific University help in assisting future students in discovering the university for the first time or guiding current students with their career choices or even meeting up with other alumni, the Alumni Association Membership is free and available to all students upon graduation.
|Institution Type||Private (Not for Profit)|
|Average Cost of Attendance||$58,826 / Year|
|Student : Faculty Ratio||1 : 1|
|Pacific University Enrollment||4193|
|Average Graduation Rate||48.1%|
The table shows average yearly cost of attendance for international students. Amount may vary with the course opted, nature of accommodation, and personal spending habits of a candidate. Check Program wise Fees
|Undergraduate Programs||$58,826 / Year|
|Post Graduate Program||$22,656 / Year|
|On Campus Accomodation|
|Books & Supplies||$1,050 / Year|
|On campus, Room & Board||$12,162 / Year|
|On Campus, Other Expenses||$1,682 / Year|
|Off Campus Accomodation|
|Off campus (not with family), Room & Board||$12,162 / Year|
|Off campus (not with family), Other Expenses||$1,682 / Year|
|Off campus (with family), Room & Board||$1,680 / Year|
|Off campus (with family), Other Expenses||$1,682 / Year|
|Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities|
|Program Wise Accreditations|
|Dentistry Programs||American Dental Association|
|Music Programs||National Association of Schools of Music|
|Pharmacy Programs||Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education|
|Physiotherapy Programs||American Physical Therapy Association|
|Psychology Programs||American Psychological Association|
|Clinical Science Programs||American Speech-Language-Hearing Association|
|Programs||American Occupational Therapy Association|
|Programs||American Optometric Association|
|Total Faculty||Full Time||Part time||Graduate Assistants|
Rank (Out of Colleges)
#801 [Out of 1021]
7.2-14.2 [Out of 100]
#484 [Out of 650]
*All distance are measured radially. Actual distance may vary