PUC Updates

We are happy to confirm that PUC will welcome all students back to campus in Fall 2021! Classes will return to in-person instruction and residence halls will be open for all students. We will continue to follow county and state guidelines as needed for the health and safety of our campus family - details to come soon.

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PUC Releases Vision for the Future

PUC Releases Vision for the Future

June 4, 2021

Pacific Union College (PUC) has released a new Vision for the Future that details the college’s extensive plans for the years to come. This vision will expand the college’s reach, make higher education accessible to a wider range of students, and ensure PUC’s future as a leader in the Christian college marketplace.

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Ralph Trecartin Announced as Pacific Union College’s 24th President

Ralph Trecartin Announced as Pacific Union College’s 24th President

May 25, 2021

Dr. Ralph Trecartin has been selected by the Pacific Union College Board of Trustees to be thenext president of Pacific Union College. He will begin his role as president on July 1, 2021, andwill be the college’s twenty-fourth president in its 138-year history.

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PUC Awarded $210,000 Distance Learning Grant from USDA

PUC Awarded $210,000 Distance Learning Grant from USDA

May 20, 2021

Pacific Union College (PUC) was recently awarded a Distance Learning and Telemedicine Grant from the USDA worth $210,392. Only four of these grants were awarded within the entire state of California with the intention of connecting rural communities with services and opportunities through telecommunications.

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PUC Students Bring the Love of Butterflies to Local Elementary School

PUC Students Bring the Love of Butterflies to Local Elementary School

April 12, 2021

Students from Pacific Union College recently visited Howell Mountain Elementary School (HME), a local public school, to teach second and third grade students all about monarch butterflies and to get them hands-on in the learning process!

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PUC Nursing Students Administer COVID-19 Vaccines to Essential Workers

PUC Nursing Students Administer COVID-19 Vaccines to Essential Workers

January 8, 2021

PUC’s department of nursing is working in our community to provide health services in partnership with Adventist Health St. Helena and St. Helena Hospital Foundation Mobile Health Unit. Not only are the students making a difference and increasing their knowledge, but they are also getting unique, hands-on experience on the front lines of a pandemic.

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Give to the Future

Give to the Future

Now more than ever, we want to ensure all our students — facing uncertainty, insecurity, and unprecedented challenges — can still have the same meaningful experiences and education that make time at PUC so transformative.

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Graduation

Graduation 2021

June 13

We are pleased to announce Pacific Union College will be hosting our commencement ceremonies on-campus on Sunday, June 13, 2021. Find out more information and how to register.

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For resources and the latest information about PUC's response to COVID-19 and campus operations, visit our Spring Campus Plan page.

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Meant to Be: An Interview with a Music and Business Double Major

by Becky St. Clair Sophie Jalomo is a senior music and business major from Fresno who didn’t end up quite where she expected. She is our choral librarian, creating and keeping order amongst the shelves and shelves of choir music, and plans to graduate in spring 2022. We are thrilled to have her in our […]

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