Getting Here

Getting Here 

By Air

  • The MAX light rail, part of the Tri-Met bus system, runs from the airport to the west end of Hillsboro, a town about eight miles east of Forest Grove. Bus transportation is available from there to the campus. The Tri-Met bus service will plan a route for you from Portland Airport to Pacific University. Call 503-238-7433 or use the web page: www.trimet.org. On the web page you will find “Plan A Trip.” Type in “PDX” and on the second line “2043 College Way.”
  • The White Van Shuttle Service provides transportation from Portland International Airport to Pacific University campus. For service, call 503-774-9755.
  • Broadway Cab has a 24-hour cab station at the airport. Their phone number to order a cab is 503-333-3333 or on the web at: www.broadwaycab.com.
  • Hillsboro Airport Shuttle & Transportation offers door-to-door shuttle transportation service to PDX; call (503) 888-9199 or go to the web page at www.hillsboroairporterpdx.com.

 

By Car

Pacific University’s Forest Grove Campus is located 22 miles west of downtown Portland, off Highway 26, the Sunset Highway. The college address is 2043 College Way, Forest Grove, OR 97116.

From the Portland Airport

  • Follow Airport Way East for about two miles heading toward I-205.
  • Get onto I-205 South, toward Portland/Salem. In three miles look for signs for I-84 West.
  • Take I-84 West for about five miles. Look for I-5 North/South. Get in the far left lane and take I-5 South towards Beaverton/Salem.
  • On I-5 South get in the far left lane heading towards the bridge.
  • Once on the bridge, follow the I-405 North/26 West, City Center/Beaverton signs. Take the Ocean Beach exit 1D, about 1/2 mile off the end of the bridge.
  • Follow the signs for Highway 26 West.

Now see “Once you get on Highway 26″ below.

 

From the North on I-5

  • Head down I-5 South towards Portland/Salem/Medford.
  • About four miles after crossing the Oregon border, take the I-405 South turn-off from I-5.
  • Once on I-405, you’ll be on a bridge. Get into the second lane from the left.
  • Remain on I-405 South for approximately 11/4 miles. After the Couch Street/Exit Only, move over into the far right lane to exit onto Highway 26.

Now see “Once you get on Highway 26″ below.

 

From the East on I-84

  • Take I-84 West towards Portland. Get in the far left lane to take I-5 South towards Beaverton/Salem.
  • On I-5 South get into the far left lane heading towards a bridge.
  • Once on the bridge, follow the I-405 North/26 West, City Center/Beaverton signs. Take the Ocean Beaches exit 1D, about 1/2 mile off the end of the bridge.
  • Follow the signs towards Highway 26 exit

Now see “Once you get on Highway 26″ below.

 

From the South on I-5

  • Take the Highway 217 exit (Beaverton/Tigard). Follow Oregon Beaches/Highway 26 West signs
  • Get on Highway 26 West

Now see “Once you get on Highway 26″ below.

 

Once you get on Highway 26

  • Continue on Highway 26 West. Approximately 20 miles beyond Portland get in the left lane and take the Highway 6 exit (it’s actually a Y in the road).
  • Go about two miles to the Banks exit. At the stoplight turn right onto Highway 47.
  • Go about five miles on Highway 47. At the stoplight turn right onto Sunset Drive.
  • Just beyond the Forest Grove Aquatic Center and directly in front of you will see one of the residence halls and the campus of Pacific University. The residence hall forces you to turn either right or left. Turn right onto University Avenue and then take the next left onto College Way (a one-way street).
  • Turn into the Visitor Parking lot or park on College Way and come to the Registration desk which is located in the Boxer Pause room in Washbourne Hall University Center.