Warner Pacific News

Warner Pacific University Mourns the Loss of the University’s Fourth President, Dr. E. Joe Gilliam

October 23, 2020
Portland, OR: E. Joe Gilliam Sr., fourth president of Warner Pacific University passed away on Oct 21, 2020. Named as president in 1966,...

Warner Pacific University Names New Dean of Education

October 15, 2020
Portland, OR: Warner Pacific University is delighted to announce the appointment of Dr. Marty Palacios as the Dean of Education. Dr. Palacios was selected...

Higher Education Relief Funds Update

October 7, 2020
Higher Education Relief Funds Update: The CARES Act Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund (HEERF) has provided funding to institutions to provide emergency financial...

Former Board Member Makes $500,000 Commitment to Warner Pacific

October 6, 2020
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Portland, OR – Warner Pacific alumna and former Board of Trustees member, Monica Monroe, made a recent commitment of $500,000...

Warner Pacific University Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

September 20, 2020
As Oregon’s first and only four-year institution to earn the National Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSI) designation from the Department of Education, Warner Pacific University...

Warner Pacific Receives $250,000 to Establish Endowed Scholarship

September 18, 2020
Portland, OR – On September 11, 2020, Warner Pacific University received a gift of $250,000 from the Evergreen Community Church of God in...

WPU Resumes In-Person Instruction for Friday, September 18, 2020

September 17, 2020
With air quality projected to improve in the Portland area, Warner Pacific University will resume in-person instruction starting Friday, September 18th.  The library,...

Warner Pacific University Courses Move Online for Tuesday, September 15th

September 14, 2020
With air quality projections remaining in the “very unhealthy” category determined by the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality (AirNow.gov), Warner Pacific University has...

Warner Pacific University Recognized in Top 10 Best Colleges in the West Rankings

Portland, OR (September 14, 2020) – In the newly released 2021 Best College rankings, U.S. News and World Report names Warner Pacific University...

Classes Move Online for September 14, 2020 due to Air Quality

The Warner Pacific University Critical Incident Response Team (CIRT) has been closely monitoring local wildfires and air quality reports. At this time, air...