Congratulations on your acceptance to Seattle Pacific University! We are so excited to welcome you into the SPU community. Below are upcoming events that have been organized exclusively for you as an admitted student! Register today to meet other future falcons, engage with our faculty, staff, and current students, and experience what your journey at SPU could look like!

Let's go Falcons!!

Upcoming events

ferry ride
Counts towards Visit Scholarship

WHAT: An immersive full-day and overnight on-campus experience where admits will engage with professors and current students, see campus and residence halls, and learn about the next steps needed to commit to SPU! Enjoy a meal in our dining hall, overnight experience in the residence halls, and explore Seattle with our optional Seattle Experience at the conclusion of our event.

You can view a tentative schedule for the event here.

WHERE: On-Campus!

WHO: Admitted Students

WHEN: April 13 - 14, 2023

Counts toward Visit Scholarship

WHAT: An online experience where admits will engage with counselors, current students, and meet incoming/prospecting students. A day filled with games and activities to learn more about SPU and make connections with incoming students just like you!

WHERE: Online via Zoom!

WHO: Admitted Students

WHEN: April 19–20, 2023

SPU students celebrate with pom-poms
Counts toward Visit Scholarship

WHAT: We are SO excited to welcome you into our Falcon community! Join us to celebrate your decision, hear from current students and their helpful tips for incoming students and learn about upcoming important next steps and dates!

WHERE: Online via Zoom!


WHEN: Monday, May 1, 2023

First Friday

On September 17, we celebrated the start of the new school year with a night full of rides, raffles, free food, and dancing.

Watch on YouTube >


We welcomed new Falcons to SPU! Here is a recap of what happened during our last Orientation week.

Check out last year's

A student picks up food in Gwinn Commons

Housing and meal plans

Discover your housing options and how to apply for housing as a new student. You’ll also learn what meal plan options are available.

Students walk across campus on a fall afternoon

New student advising

New Student Advising is how you'll create and register for your first-quarter class schedule. It's designed for all new SPU students, both first-year and transfer.

aerial view of spu campus

360 Campus Tour

Virtually walk through campus on a sunny day. Enter a classroom, soar over the waterfront, beach, or downtown.

Explore the tour