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

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2020 Ministry Equipping Conference

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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 »

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 »

2019 PIU Board Of Trustee Officers

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Read Live Ready January – March 2019

See pages 9-10 for an article by Howard Merrell, Libenzell missionary and PIU president. Live Ready January - March 2019 Issue......... more »

PIU Partners with First Presbyterian Church Guam

Pacific Islands University was birthed by three fellowships of churches: The Evangelical Church of Chuuk, The Palauan Evangelical Church, and the Yapese Evangelical Church. Also instrumental in PIU's founding was Liebenzell Mission, the group which not only founded those churches but others around the world. Pacific ......... more »

Spring 2019 TRACS Visit

FROM THE OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT     February 4, 2019 Even before I arrived at PIU in the role of sitting in the President’s chair I knew that the people who work here at PIU are a remarkable bunch. In the two years I have been here, my esteem for them has grown exponentially. I have to le......... more »

Liberal Arts Chair Appointment

.The administrative body of Pacific Islands University wishes to announce the appointment of Paul Drake to the office of Liberal Studies. Chair Paul, originally from New England, felt compelled to study for the ministry in response to the Great Commission. While preparing for vocational ministry, he received a Mast......... more »