Engaging the Culture, Changing the World

Veterans Day

Resources for Veterans, Dependents

SPU offers financial, academic, and social support to veterans, including participation in the Yellow Ribbon Program.

Jacob Redding

On His Way to a Doctorate

As an undergraduate, Jacob Redding’s academic course was changed when he met graduate students who inspired him with their depth, authenticity, and conviction.

Tatyana Lats

The Outsider

Inspired by immigrants, alumna Tatyana Lats is now an advocate for refugees fleeing intolerable conditions in their homelands.

Cindy Bishop

Meet Cindy Bishop

The assistant professor of biology and veterinarian talks about student research in microbiology, and gives advice for aspiring animal doctors.



Take Note

  • Commencement 2014

    Commencement 2016

    Graduating students and families: Commencement is June 10 and 11. Find out everything you need to know.

  • Counselor Education

    School of Education Graduate Degrees

    Designed for working professionals, these educational leadership programs offer world-class academics, flexibility, and more.

  • SPU transfer student

    Transfer Open House: June 20

    Bring your transcripts; tour campus; ask questions; receive a provisional admissions decision — you could get a visit scholarship.

  • 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.


  • Student Art Show

    Seniors in visual communications design showcase their work in motion, interaction, exhibit design, print, and brand identities.

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  • Service at Veterans Cemetery

    The Symphonic Wind Ensemble and Drum Corps will perform at the annual Memorial Day service at Evergreen Washelli in Seattle.

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  • School of Health Sciences

    Whether you’re a potential undergraduate or graduate student, the school’s nationally accredited programs open the door to service and professional challenge.

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  • Coach of the Year

    Karl Lerum has been named the West Region Women's Outdoor Coach of the Year for the fifth time by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association.

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  • Talley’s Folly

    The SPU Theatre Department presents playwright Lanford Wilson’s romantic comedy about two unlikely sweethearts.

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  • Crowder in Concert

    Grammy-nominated Christian folktronica musician Crowder will perform at SPU on October 8. Tickets are on sale now.

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  • Staff Member Wins Award

    Tali Hairston, director of the John Perkins Center, was recently honored by the American Society for Public Administration.

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  • GNAC Champions

    The women’s track and field team won their second straight Great Northwest Athletic Conference championship, and three seniors won their individual events.

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  • A Caffeinated Community

    Coffee fuels the Pacific Northwest. In the latest issue of SPU's Response magazine, find out how SPU people are using the small bean to make a big difference.

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