May 2017 News

Free admission to active military personnel and their families

Free admission to active military personnel and their families throughout the summer.


Linking the Offices of Student and Academic Affairs

The changes are part of an ongoing effort to create stronger connections between Willamette’s curricular and co-curricular opportunities.

Student Center for Equity and Empowerment and Multicultural Affairs relocating this summer

The reimagined space will be part of the Lee and York residence halls remodel.

Willamette Academy Class of 2017

Willamette Academy celebrates graduation

Families, friends and teachers gathered to honor graduates.

Willamette University Commencement

A historic commencement

Willamette’s three colleges celebrate their students’ achievements.


Welcome Willamette’s summer visitors

Conferences, camps and other activities will bring groups of all ages to campus. Here are events beginning in May and June.


A passion for social justice

Alika Masei ’17 has dedicated his college career to creating a better place for all students.


SARAs celebrate a decade of service

Sexual Assault Response Allies provide victims of sexual assault the option of speaking confidentially and anonymously to a fellow student.


Rising 2L Jackie Sandmeyer awarded Shepherd Legal Scholarship

Jackie Sandmeyer works full-time and goes to law school, dedicating most days to the LGBTQ community and constantly striving to find ways to give back.


Green Fund awards sustainability grants

From bike racks outside Montag to a local symposium about refugees, the Green Fund program is sponsoring diverse projects that advance sustainability, equity and social justice on campus and in our community.

Willamette Singers

Willamette Singers win Best Undergraduate Large Vocal Jazz Ensemble

The group wins Best Undergraduate Large Vocal Jazz Ensemble