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Academic highlights for 2016–17 and 2017–18 are now posted.

Response magazine

Summer 2015 Response

Read the latest issue of Response, our print and online magazine that explores encounters among education, faith, and culture, and is an informed voice for Christian engagement in the world.

2015–16 guidebook

Resource Guide

Download the Orientation 2015 Resource Guide: an overview of SPU’s services and resources. (PDF).



News and Events for SPU Parents and Families

Students partaking in Wellness Initiative

Pursuing Wellness

The SPU Wellness Initiative, led by a group of faculty and staff, works to improve the mental, physical, and emotional health of students. Read more about the Wellness Initiative.

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Inside SPU

Early-bird tickets on sale now: Crowder comes to SPU

David Crowder comes to SPU Grammy-nominated David Crowder has been called a worship leader, a creative genius, and a mad scientist. Don’t miss one of Christian music’s most original and exciting performers — coming to the Seattle Pacific campus. Tickets on sale now!

Recap: Business as a Calling Day

Chris Lowney, author of Heroic Leadership Each year, the School of Business, Government, and Economics hosts “Business as a Calling Day,” when students have the opportunity to hear from a visionary business leader or entrepreneur. On May 12, SBGE welcomed Chris Lowney, author of Heroic Leadership and Heroic Living. The morning plenary session with Lowney was followed by break-out sessions and an evening session with graduate students and alumni.





2016–17 Upcoming Parent Events

More information will be coming, but be sure to save the date for these events:

Mom’s Day 2016
Saturday, November 5

Parents Weekend at Homecoming 2017
Friday and Saturday, February 10 and 11

Dad’s Day 2017
April (date pending game schedule)

Meet the Class of 2016

Get to know some of the outstanding seniors in this year’s graduating class, and take a look at photo galleries from Ivy Cutting, Undergraduate Commencement, and Graduate Commencement.

New Student Advising

Students admitted for Autumn 2016 can either attend an on-campus group-advising session led by faculty, come to campus for an individual advising appointment, or arrange for an appointment with an advisor over the phone or via email. On-campus group academic advising will be held on the following days (check-in will be at 8:20 or 8:45 a.m., and the sessions will end by noon):

  • Friday, July 8
  • Friday, August 12