The Pacific Index

FAFSA changes effective for 2011-2012 year

Hailey Hawkins

February 17, 2011

More than 95 percent of Pacific students fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid every year and, as the March 1 deadline for the 2011-2012 FAFSA approaches, those students should know that a few changes have bee...

Campus Public Safety reports incidents

Courtesy of Campus Public Safety

February 17, 2011

Student Conduct Violation/Alcohol February 5, 2011 Approximately 12:00 am Forest Grove Police contacted CPS about the unauthorized use of a Pacific owned vehicle. Three students entered B Street Farm using university issued keys where they were reportedly dr...

Student discounts extend beyond Forest Grove

Rebecca Lopez

February 17, 2011

Many Pacific students are well aware of the student discounts available at local businesses like Pizza Schmizza or “the starving student special” at the Cornerstone Pub, but, believe it or not, discounts for college stude...

Pacific launches new mobil app

Ashleigh Simons

February 17, 2011

For people looking for a way to keep in touch with Pacific while on the go, well, now there’s an app for that. Pacific University has released a mobile application for smartphone and iPad users.  The app features a news...

Politics professor hosts panel for local journalists

Karissa George

February 17, 2011

Pacific students will have the opportunity to talk with local journalists at the fourth annual “State of the Media in Oregon” panel which will be held on Feb. 22 in Taylor Auditorium at 2:45 p.m Politics and government ...

Improvements to University Center have unclear future

Molly Trotter

January 28, 2011

When seeking a place of higher education, most students look for a campus that is technologically advanced and has state-of-the-art surroundings that are comfortable and accessible. “Students are usually swift to judge a...

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