Student and parents

Parent/Student Guidebook (PDF)

An overview of services and resources available to students and parents, plus much more.


Response magazine is SPU’s primary means of communication between the University and 60,000 of its constituents from around the world.


etc online is a bridge between the SPU community and high school and college students, telling the stories that make us uniquely SPU.


Download and hear SPU faculty lectures, guest speakers, chapels, music, and sporting events.

About Seattle

A compendium of information about Seattle and its surrounding area, including places to stay, eat, and play.

Academics & Career

Campus Life

Student Accounts & Financial Aid

Visiting Campus

More Parent Information

E-newsletter signup

Sign up to receive In the Loop, our monthly (except July) e-newsletter for parents and families. Read the latest issue, as well as past newsletters.

Orientation Guidebook

Get the Guidebook

Just getting started at SPU? Here’s everything you need to know, from food to parking to getting involved. This guidebook has it all.

What’s coming next?

When do residence halls open and close? When does Autumn Quarter begin? How about Orientation or finals? Academic year highlights for the coming year are now posted.