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Office of Student Life

Office of Student Life
Seattle Pacific University
3307 Third Avenue West, Suite 212
Seattle, WA 98119

If you have general questions:

Phone: 206-281-2481
Fax: 206-281-2333
Office: Student Union Building (SUB), Second Floor

Contact Office of Student Life staff.


Manages everything from Division II competition to intramural sports.

Jackson Stava, Athletic Director
Phone: 206-281-2085
Fax: 206-281-2266
Office: Royal Brougham Pavilion, second floor

Community Life

Multi-Ethnic Programs

Supports the exploration and development of racial and ethnic identity, as well as cross-cultural competence for all students.

Serena Manzo, Director
Phone: 206-281-2598
Fax: 206-281-2333
Office: Student Union Building (SUB), Second Floor

Residence Life  

Fosters living-learning communities through on-campus housing, as well as educational programming.

Gabriel Jacobsen, Director
Phone: 206-281-2099
Fax: 206-281-2333
Office: Student Union Building (SUB), Second Floor

Student Involvement and Leadership

Welcomes students through orientation and connects students to leadership opportunities, campus activities, and commuter resources.

Whitney Broetje, Director
Phone: 206-281-2247
Fax: 206-281-2333
Office: Weter Hall, Third Floor


Health Services

Provides reduced-cost health care for students, from wellness checks to specialist referrals, staffed by nurse practitioners.

Sally Thunselle, Director
Phone: 206-281-2231
Fax: 206-281-2674
Office: Watson Hall, First Floor

Student Counseling Center

Offers comprehensive mental health support services to students free of charge, from one-to-one counseling to eating disorder treatment to crisis intervention.

Sharon Barr-Jeffrey, Director
Phone: 206-281-2657
Office: Watson Hall, First Floor

Experiential Learning and Student Success

Provides strategic vision and guidance for services and opportunities designed to help students persist to graduation, deepen their learning, and prepare for life after college.

Jenny Elsey, Assistant Vice Provost for Experiential Learning and Student Success
Phone: 206-281-2015
Office:Student Union Building (SUB), Second Floor

Center for Career and Calling

Provides vocational exploration, résumé support, networking events, and career counseling.

Lori Brown, Interim Director
Phone: 206-281-2485
Fax: 206-281-2886
Office: Student Union Building (SUB), Second Floor

Center for Learning

Offers students guidance and resources to support their academic success, including tutoring and Disability Support Services.

Niki Amarantides, Director
Phone: 206-281-2475
Fax: 206-286-7348
Office: Lower Moyer Hall

Global Engagement

Offers students guidance and resources for cross-cultural engagement, including international experiences, through International Student Services and Study Abroad.

Caroline Maurer, Director
Phone: 206-281-2366
Fax: 206-286-7348
Office: Lower Moyer Hall

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