New Students

We are excited to meet you during New Student Orientation and to begin to assist you throughout your time here with us. The Student Services Staff consists of:

Rachael Allen
Director of Student Life and Residence Life
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Stephanie Yu
Coordinator of Student Life
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Here is a list of the different services that we provide through our office:

  • Student advocacy
  • New Student Orientation programs (including Foundation Seminars in Art & Design in Contemporary Society)
  • Liaison to Student Council, Student Leadership Group & student clubs
  • Information dissemination for student-focused services & activities
  • Student activities (barbecues, field trips, parties, chalk art, etc.)
  • Student advising and active listening
  • Supervise PNCA Counseling Center
  • Support retention initiative through outreach to at-risk students
  • Student housing (including Goose Hollow residence life program)
  • Liaison with Art Media, Bike Repair Shop, Life Drawing Studio, Yo’s Coffee Cart, Pearl District Business Association
  • Student Handbook and Faces book
  • Student emergency loans
  • Commuting/transportation strategies (Includes: parking permits for Station Place @ $75/month, reduced fare bus passes, and bicycle parking & safety)
  • Student health insurance coordination & dental & vision plans
  • Referrals:  Medical, dental, legal, etc.
  • Disability services & resources (including universal access and design)
  • Multicultural diversity information dissemination
  • Holiday Art Sale, Undergraduate Juried Show
  • Manage campus locker allocation
  • Commencement ceremony and Thesis Show opening
  • Student Conduct Code interpretation and enforcement

Please take a look at the PDF documents to the right of this page for additional information regarding your transition into the PNCA program.

See you soon!