Alumni Awards

Alumni Association Awards

Each year, the Alumni Association Awards and Scholarship Committee recognizes alumni in three categories annually. The categories include Outstanding Alumni Achievement Award, David and Sandy Lowe Outstanding Service Award and the Young Alumni Leadership Award.

Announcement: The Alumni Association Board of Representatives proposes a change to the bylaws to allow for greater flexibility in the recognition of alumni and students. For more information on the requested amendment to the bylaws, read the proposal. The final vote will take place September 10, 2016. Alumni may submit comments on this proposal to

Athletic Hall of Fame

The Athletic Hall of Fame honors athletes, coaches, teams and contributor that have been building the blocks of more than 160 years of tradition of Pacific University Athletics.

Music Hall of Fame

The Music Hall of Fame honors alumni and friends who have an exemplary career either in music education, performance or both, 10 years of teaching music or as a profession musician or demonstrates significant contributions to the field of music.

Outstanding Graduate Awards

Each year, the Alumni Association recognizes graduating students from each of the University's colleges and schools. The Outstanding Graduate Awards are presenting during each of the college/school award programs or during the hooding ceremonies.


If you are interested in nominating an alumnus for an award, please contact the Office of Alumni Relations at 503-352-2057 or