Dorms are filling up for Fall 2017

Campus housing applications for Fall 2017 are coming in at a rapid rate. As a college, we are thrilled with the development of an ever growing student body! We are also excited as God widens our capacity to accept and serve our students. With dorms filling up, new and returning students should get their housing requests… Read More →


New Student Orientation!

Pacific Life Bible College welcomed a group of new students last Friday. Orientation took place at Clement’s Coffee Shop where staff and faculty spoke with students over coffee and continental breakfast. We are excited for this new semester and even more excited for God’s plan for our students!


Christmas Banquet 2016

The annual Christmas Banquet will be held Friday, December 16th. Students, staff and faculty are encouraged to gather together in their best attire to celebrate, to reminisce, and thank God for all he has done this past semester. The theme this year is “Black and White”, so be ready for a glamorous evening of fine… Read More →


Party with the Prez

November 29th, President Gerald Nussbaum invites our honor students to a festive dinner held at The Little Donkey in Langley. We celebrate those who have put exceptional effort into their academic pursuits and we recognize their diligence and achievements. Congratulations!


Registration Opens November 14th!

Students are encouraged to register early, not only to secure a spot in their preferred classes for the spring semester, but also to be entered for a chance to win a FREE CHRISTMAS SWEATER! November 22nd PLBC presents “Deck the Halls and Sign-Up for Classes”. The first 100 students registered with at least 10 credits… Read More →

Focus on Israel on the Map. Source: "World reference atlas"

PLBC Goes to Israel!

Ivan De Silva and Kyung Baek will be leading the charge for a trip to Israel this Spring! Students are encouraged to deepen their faith with God and journey back to where it all began. For two weeks, students will be challenged physically and spiritually while being completely immersed in the culture. The trip will… Read More →



After thirty years of service at Pacific Life Bible College, the last two as president, Dennis Hixson has resigned. In letters to staff and students President Hixson cited personal challenges to which he needs to give attention as the reason for stepping down. The Board of Governors supports President Hixson’s decision and has appointed Gerald… Read More →


Congratulations Dr. Baek!

PLBC is pleased to announce that faculty member Kyung Baek has been awarded the PhD in Biblical studies from Manchester University. Dr. Baek is PLBC’s Director of Biblical Studies and the program director for the BA in Biblical Studies and the Biblical Studies Diploma. We are proud of his contributions to scholarship and grateful for… Read More →


After a two-year review process PLBC is launching a refreshed curriculum starting Fall 2017. The biggest change is that all degree students will now complete a common core of 72 credits. The core curriculum is a set of interdisciplinary courses that every student takes. It is the foundation for all other courses, complementing  majors and… Read More →



We’re excited about the amazing students that God continues to bring to PLBC! This year we expanded our dorms and repurposed the IMM house as more housing for men. Our leadership is currently working on additional housing options for further growth in the coming years. Exciting times are ahead for Pacific Life Bible College. All… Read More →



We had an amazing time gathering with our new and returning students for our anual Summer Party on July 10th. It was a Mexican Fiesta, complete with nachos, Arturo’s Mexican Foodtruck, an authentic mariachi band, pinatas, and we finished the night by watching Nacho Libre under the stars. President Dennis Hixson shared his heart for… Read More →

village interns

PLBC Welcomes Village Interns

PLBC is pleased to announce recognition of the Village Internship Program (led by Alumnus Victor Maynard). Students who complete the Village program will be awarded 9 credits: Spiritual Formation (3), Evangelism Strategies (3) Bible/Theology Elective (3), plus one semester’s requirement for Christian service. For several years, PLBC has been a place of study for Village students… Read More →

grad2016 2

Randy Remington on Board

Pacific Life Bible College welcomes Randy Remington to PLBC’s Board of Governors. Randy is the lead pastor at Beaverton Foursquare Church in Portland Oregon and a champion of leadership development for the emerging generation. The board gives big picture visionary leadership to the college and works with the president to achieve PLBC’s mission to support… Read More →

Grad 2016

2016 Graduation

PLBC recently celebrated graduation with a record 58 graduates! It was an exciting time to reflect on the journey and look to God’s next step for these amazing men and women. Our speaker, Randy Remington of Beaverton Foursquare Church, challenged and encouraged our graduates to trust God no matter what. Joshua Carsola received the McBride… Read More →

dean davey

A Big Welcome to Dean Davey

PLBC is pleased to welcome Dean Davey to the faculty as the new Vice President for Student Development. Dean will also serve as dean of men and director of the pastoral leadership and youth ministry majors. Dean is a husband, father and entrepreneur and comes to PLBC with 17 years of pastoral experience. He has… Read More →