SPU Bound

September is in full swing, and we’re counting the days until you join the Seattle Pacific family on campus! New opportunities, new friends, and some epic memories are ahead for you. In the meantime, read on for some important info about payment plans, getting a job in college, and getting involved in your new community.

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    What to pack for college »

    Move-in day is coming. Have you started your packing list yet? As a new student, the Office of Residence Life is here to support you and help you get ready for your new life at SPU. Check out the resources (including a packing checklist!) that will help you prepare to live on campus.

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    Orientation »

    All new students are expected to attend Orientation. Come be a part of SPU traditions, including New Student Convocation, CityQuest, and everything in between. This year, join us for a very special welcome dinner on Wednesday, September 25, after move-in, complete with a dinner catered by local restaurant El Camion, free swag for the whole family, and live music!

    Come meet new friends, get help moving in and settling into your new residence, hang out with faculty and staff, prepare for classes, learn more about SPU life and the services available to you, and discover new ways to connect and get involved. Get more information.

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    Adjusting to college isn’t always easy »

    When worriedness, sadness, or loneliness doesn’t go away, when you’re dealing with the unexpected, the Student Counseling Center is available to help. Check out our website with lists of resources and instructions on how to access services.

    The SCC offers individual and relationship counseling, support groups, nutritional counseling, and referrals to the Seattle community.

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    Athletics: Be a Falcon »

    Welcome to the Falcon Family! We cannot wait to have you on campus and to fully embrace everything about being a Falcon. SPU Athletics is excited to see you at Falcon Fest, where you will experience the thrill of being part of the SPU community as you cheer on our men’s soccer team! Join us on Thursday, September 26, in Tiffany Loop for a pep rally and receive free Falcon swag, then march to the match with new friends and fellow Falcons. This is sure to be one of many experiences you will not want to miss!

    Keep making memories with SPU Athletics and come down to Royal Brougham Pavilion to cheer on our volleyball team during the first week of school. There will be prizes and giveaways at the game on Thursday, October 3. See you soon!

  • Photo Contest »

    Week 6 starts today, with our theme of #adventures. You have until September 1 at 11:59 p.m. to submit your photo. And starting Monday, September 2, vote for your favorite photo to have the chance to win an Amazon gift card or Airpods!