• Why We Invest in Public Schools

    Learn how student teachers, alumni, and faculty are impacting K-12 education. “Our work is a connection to hope,” says School Counselor and Alumna Lisa Lucas.

Engaging the Culture, Changing the World

This year we celebrate Seattle Pacific’s 125th anniversary. Learn about upcoming events, read stories, see photos, and join the conversation. #SPU125.

Image of code

New Degree in Cybersecurity

The new graduate program provides the skills and knowledge necessary to excel as a professional in the cybersecurity field.

Photo showing two girls happy and smiling

Global Seminar: Climate Change

Professors and students gain a deeper understanding behind the science and economics of the changing environment after a trip to New Zealand. 

A photo showing David Leong

Race and Place

Theology Professor David Leong looks at how urban geography shapes the journey to reconciliation in his new book.

Photo showing Lisa Lucas walking with another person

What Every Student Needs

“Our work is a connection to hope,” says School Counselor and SPU Alumna Lisa Lucas. Learn how SPU is training today’s counselors with the “four Cs” model.

Jerrell Davis

125 Ones to Watch

For SPU’s 125 anniversary, we’ve identified young alumni who are demonstrating remarkable leadership and success in their professions.



Take Note

  • Commencement 2017

    Here is the information graduates, families, and friends need to plan for undergraduate and graduate Commencement events, June 9–10.

  • NSA

    New Student Advising

    Are you an incoming freshman or transfer student? Get a head start on your academic career at SPU. Sign up for this mandatory advising program.

  • Come Visit SPU!

    Discover what SPU has to offer — visit classes, tour campus, meet students and faculty, learn about financial aid, and more!

  • sdaf

    Majors and Minors

    Choose from 65 majors and 57 minors. Find the program that helps you reach your goals and make a difference in the world.


  • Memorial Day Ceremony on May 25

    This annual event will be held in Tiffany Loop at the flagpole on Thursday, May 25, beginning at 11:30 a.m.

  • Consider a Sociology Degree

    Students in this major find jobs in government, business, industry, private research agencies, and many other fields.

  • Celebrating Two Quasquicentennials

    An op-ed by President Dan Martin and Seattle University President Steven Sundborg was published in the Puget Sound Business Journal. Both institutions are marking their 125 anniversary.  (A subscription is required to read the full article.) 

  • SPU, SU Announce Support for Affordable Housing Week

    The presidents of Seattle Pacific University and Seattle University, Dr. Daniel J. Martin and Steven V. Sundborg, S.J., have declared May 15-22, 2017, as Affordable Housing Week on their campuses. They join the City of Seattle, King County, and 18 local cities in affirming the need for affordable housing.

  • Falcons Make All-Academic Team

    Six Seattle Pacific gymnasts, including four-time All-American Kristi Hayashida, were named to the 2017 conference all-academic team by the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation.

  • A “Best National University”

    Seattle Pacific is the only private university in the Pacific Northwest to make the 2017 U.S. News and World Report’s Best National Universities list.

  • Plan a Retreat at Camp Casey

    SPU's conference center on Whidbey Island has special packages for young people, churches, and sports teams.

  • Graduate Nursing Programs

    The School of Health Sciences offers several graduate programs, including a new doctor of nursing practice.

  • Graduate Programs for Educators

    SPU’s School of Education offers advanced programs for working professionals which focus on developing competence, character, leadership, and service in educators.

View All