Catholic Pacific College

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2000 people donating $25/month by the end of 2025

CPC is a non-profit institution and registered Canadian charity. That means all donations to our college above $10 receive a tax receipt. Our CRA Registered charity number is: 877929901RR0001

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Pillars of Formation

Academics

CPC prides itself in its high-calibre, faithful professors. Alongside the Catholic Formation Track, CPC offers upper level electives, and even a Catholic Studies minor.

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Community

CPC has a vibrant and supportive student community hosting retreats, dinners, and more. Students experience the benefits of a larger university and the intimacy of a small college.

Student Life

Sacraments

CPC is a Christ-centred college that is rooted in the sacramental life. Daily Mass is offered on campus, and Confession as well as spiritual direction are readily available.

Chaplaincy

CPC & TWU

How the Catholic Formation Track works with TWU's Core

All TWU students engage in interdisciplinary studies through completing a core liberal arts curriculum alongside their chosen program.
Students at CPC have the option of taking the Catholic Formation Track in place of the TWU core curriculum*.

*There are some exceptions, and certain rules apply. The CFT counts for 11 of the 16 required core courses. Please click "Learn more" for more information.

Financial Aid

CPC Financial Aid - Archdiocesan Bursary

Catholics admitted to Trinity Western University, and taking the Catholic Formation Track, qualify for a one-time $2000 bursary awarded on behalf of the Archdiocese of Vancouver.

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TWU Financial Aid

TWU knows finances can be a major factor in choosing a university. That's why they and their donors offer $8 million in financial aid each year. About 97% of TWU undergraduate students receive financial aid to help make their education possible.

Learn more about TWU Financial Aid

Other Financial Aid Options

There are other options for financial aid throughout the Archdiocese of Vancouver. They include scholarships or bursaries from organizations such as the Knights of Columbus and the Catholic Womens League. You can find out more about those opportunities on our financial aid page.

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CPC Promise & Mission Statement

Promise: To provide students with a formation to engage our times fearlessly and faithfully

Mission Statement: Catholic Pacific College's mission, in its unique ecumenical setting at TWU, is to educate students in the true, good, and beautiful culminating in the person of Jesus Christ as illumined in the living tradition of the Catholic Church.

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Average TWU Class Size

Smaller classes mean more attention from faculty, better understanding of the course material, and more opportunity for research and availability of technology in class.

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Alumni Satisfaction

97% of alumni indicate satisfaction in their chosen career.

Meet our Team.

At CPC, everything we do is for one goal: to form young Catholics in the Faith

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Scott
Roy

Acting
President

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Dr. Andrew
Kaethler

Academic dean & Assoc. Professor of Theology

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Sherri
Van Vliet

Office
Manager

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John
Doromal

Admissions
Counsellor

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Fr. David
Bellusci, OP

Assistant Professor
Philosophy & Theology

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Dr. David
Henderson

Assistant Professor
Theology

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Vic
Cavalli

Sessional Instructor
English

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Dr. Melinda
Kingsbury

Sessional Instructor
English

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Dr. Carly
Henderson

Sessional Instructor
Theology

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Dr. Germain
McKenzie

sessional Instructor
Theology

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Dr. David
Baird

Visiting Professor
 of Theology

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Fr. Lawrence
Donnelly

College
Chaplain

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Mark
Fraczek

Student
President

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Kasmira
Warawa

Student
Vice-President

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Our Vision for CPC to become...

The Centre for Catholic Theological Formation

Everything Catholic Pacific College does is for one goal: forming young Catholics theologically.
Everything -- simple, daily tasks like parking passes and photocopying, or student life events and daily Mass, as well as professorial hires and curriculum development -- is aimed toward providing solid Catholic formation to each student that is served by our college.
Be a financial partner with CPC, thecentre for young adult formation in the Catholic Theological tradition. We need your generous gifts in order to continue the work we are doing.

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