Estimated Costs & Scholarships

2014-2015 Estimated Tuition & Costs
Tuition & Fees $38,510
Room & Board $11,116
Total Direct Cost $49,626

Costs increase each year. When determining the total cost of attendance for awarding purposes, we also include transportation and other miscellaneous expenses.

A brief overview of available scholarships can be found below.


Academic Merit Scholarships

Good grades pay off at Pacific University. Merit scholarships are available for freshmen and for transfer students when they are admitted to Pacific University. Your grades and test scores can equal significant rewards!

Pacesetters Scholarship Competition

Everyone wins at Pacesetters. Students are invited to a special February visit to the Forest Grove Campus, where they will take writing and problem-solving exams in the Pacesetters Scholarship Competition. All participants receive between $2,000 and $5,000 in annual Pacesetters scholarships. The two highest scoring participants receive a full-tuition, four-year scholarship.

Talent Awards & Additional Scholarships

Students may be eligible for a variety of additional scholarships based on their talents and interests. Some opportunities include scholarships for students participating in speech and forensics, music, theatre and dance, and more.