Fall 2020 Schedule

To register for Fall 2020 classes please email [email protected]

Update: Covid-19 Response

In response to GovGuam's announcement of a reversion to PCOR 1, and to cooperate with our Guam community as we all do what we can to mitigate the spread of COVID-19, Pacific Islands University is delaying the start of Fall Semester by one week. The semester will begin Monday, September 7. The University plans to extend......... more »

COVID-19 Relief

With thanks to the US Department of Education, and in compliance with US ED regulations, PIU makes the following announcement: Pacific Islands University signed and returned to the Department of Education the Certification and Agreement for the Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund (HEERF) allocated to PIU. The tot......... more »

Pacific Islands University announces plans for Fall Semester 2020

Pacific Islands University, a Christian Liberal Studies and Bible College in Mangilao Guam, https://PIU.edu, will begin its fall Semester on August 24th. The schedule of classes will be available soon. PIU will be offering most classes in a hybrid manner. Some classes will provide students attending a conventional c......... more »


Schools all over the world have been forced to make drastic and rapid changes because of the spread of the novel coronavirus. Pacific Islands University is no exception. On March 16, the school announced the suspension of normal activities.  Since that announcement, PIU has taken steps to keep the campus safe for t......... more »

The Tide’s Current Winter 2020 Newsletter

The Tide's Currents Winter......... more »

2020 Ministry Equipping Conference

  Click here for information about the 2020 Ministry Conference......... more »

The Dr. Dave Owen Memorial Fund Announced

PIU President, Howard Merrell, is pleased to announce the launch of the Dr. Dave Owen Memorial Fund (DDOMF). Almost three years ago, former President Dr. Dave Owen fell ill while on a “short” trip to California. Dave was soon diagnosed with T-Cell Lymphoma. Instead of returning to Guam, Dave went to heaven this ......... more »

Dr Dave Owen Memorial Fund

Hold men like him in high regard.” (Php 2:29) could have been written for Dr. Dave Owen, longest serving President of PIU. Dave was stricken with cancer just before New Year 2017. He graduated to heaven last March. Not only is Dr. Owen’s life worthy of honor, his course isn’t finished and should be continued. A f......... more »

PIU names new Vice President for Academics

Pacific Islands University President, Rev. Howard Merrell, is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Christel Wood as Vice President for Academics. Dr. Wood began her education in Germany and received her certification to teach in elementary school at Pädagogische Hochschule Wuppertal, Germany; Teaching Credent......... more »

Some Items of Note, Half-way Through Summer 2019

Some Items of Note, Half-way Through Summer 2019: While things slow down and hours and staff are reduced in summer, there is still a lot going on at PIU. We want our partners to know so you can be praying for us. During the first half of Summer Break we have seen several new families formed within our PIU commu......... more »

Spring 2020 Calendar & Schedule Now Available

Pacific Islands University Academic and Course Schedules are now available. Click here to see PIU's 2019-2020 Academic Calendar. Click here to see Spring 2020 schedule  ......... more »

2019 Commencement Exercises
David L Owen Memorial Chapel

Chapel April 2, 2019: David L. Owen Memorial Chapel This link will go to Microsoft OneDrive. Click on the video to view it. You may download this video. However, be warned, the file is very large and it will take a very long time to download.   ......... more »