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Warner Pacific College

Warner Pacific is dedicated to seeing individuals, families, and communities flourish. As an urban college designed to serve students from diverse backgrounds, we know that for a city to thrive, its leaders must be prepared to engage actively in a constantly changing world.

With a tuition that is 42% lower than the average northwest private college, Warner Pacific will make sure that you get the most out of your educational investment. A student-faculty ratio of 8 to 1 means that you will have professors who know you by name, and are dedicated to guiding you throughout your college experience.

“Warner Pacific is dedicated to serving urban and diverse students by providing them a 21st-century education with a liberal arts foundation.”  Dr. Andrea P. Cook, President

Interesting Facts

  • Warner Pacific offers unique academic programs, including Oregon’s first major in Social Entrepreneurship, a combined BA/MAT program that allows students to earn two degrees in less than five years, saving them both time and money, and early entry into the Doctor of Chiropractic program (at University of Western States) for qualified Warner Pacific science students.
  • In 2017, Warner Pacific will be designated as a Hispanic Serving Institution. Previously, WP was the only four-year institution in Oregon to be listed as an Emerging Hispanic Service Institution. Oregon Campus Compact also recognized the College with its “Educational Equity Award – Oregon.”
  • Nationally, Warner Pacific is ranked as a Top 10 Regional College and recognized for our quality yet affordable education.  In the 2017 edition of “Best Colleges” by U.S. News & World Report, we were named the “Most Diverse College – West.” Christian Universities Online lists Warner Pacific as one of the Top 25 Best Christian Colleges in the West and Value College’s recent ranking put Warner Pacific as a “Best Online School” in Oregon.
  • As members of the NAIA Division II, the Warner Pacific Knights compete in 13 intercollegiate sports, including both men’s and women’s wrestling


  • Undergraduate – 1,029
  • Graduate/Professional – 92


  • Tuition (2017-18): $22,710
  • Room & Board (2017-18): $8,900

Financial Aid Data

  • Students with Demonstrated Financial Need: 99%
  • Average Financial Aid Package: $19,590
  • Percent Need Met (Need-Based Aid): 56%


  • Total Living: Over 10,000+
  • Percent Living in Oregon: 56%

Student Profile

  • Male: 45%
  • Female: 55%
  • Resident (Oregon) Students: 68%
  • Nonresident Students: 32%
  • Number of Undergraduate Majors: 29
  • Number of Minors/Concentration Fields: 28

Most Popular Majors

  • Biological Science
  • Business Administration
  • Sports & Recreation Management

Class Size

  • Student/Faculty Ratio: 8:1
  • Fewer than 20 Students: 65%
  • Fewer than 50 Students: 35%


  • Full-time Faculty: 27%
  • Full-time Faculty with PhD/Terminal Degree: %

Athletics and Intramural Activities

Co-curricular Activities

  • Number of Student Clubs & Organizations: 17


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