College Ministry
Equipping and Investing in the College-Aged Community to Embody the Church at Stanford University, Santa Clara University, Local Community Colleges, and Beyond

Upcoming Events

01mar9:00 am10:15 amCollege Breakfast9:00 am - 10:15 am

Rides to Church


Interested in joining us at PBC but need a ride to church? We can help!  We coordinate rides from Stanford and Santa Clara University to our College Breakfast, Sunday worship services, and other PBC events.

College Fellowships

Stanford: Oasis Campus Ministry

Are you looking for on-campus fellowship at Stanford?  Come join us from 6:00-7:30 pm every Thursday in Room 122 at Stanford Old Union and enjoy Bible study, musical worship, and prayer in a community of Stanford students.

Ekklesia: A Weekly Group for the College-Aged Community

Do you attend community college or are you between the ages of 18-22?  Ekklesia is the place for you!  Our weekly study launches on October 4th, and will meet each Friday from 7:00-8:45 pm.  This season, we’ll be studying the miracles Jesus performed and how He speaks to us through them.  

SCU: Core Christian Fellowship

Core Christian Fellowship is a parachurch, student-led organization at SCU; PBC is one of several church partners.  Core meets every Tuesday from 7:30-9:00 pm in Benson Parlor B-C for musical worship, Bible-based teaching, student sharing, prayer, and small group discussions.


Dan Westman, Pastor to Young Adults

Dan Westman, Pastor to Young Adults

Born and raised in Minneapolis, Dan first came to California for college in 2007. After graduating from Biola University and Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, he moved to the Bay Area in 2015 to begin pastoring college students and young adults at PBC.

Dan and his wife, Linzy, have two young boys. In his free time, you’ll find Dan running and hiking, attempting amateur woodworking projects, roasting (and drinking!) coffee, and enjoying delicious food with family and friends.

Heidi Gabrielle, College Director

Heidi Gabrielle, College Director

Heidi has been married to her husband Eric since 2012, and enjoys hiking, cycling, cooking, and spending time with their dog Molly.  She has professional experience in the nonprofit world and tech sector.  She holds degrees in communication management, psychology, and English, and is an SCU alumna.

Heidi has a passion for understanding the complementary nature of faith and logic, and an appreciation for the challenges of maintaining a faith walk in the Silicon Valley.


Are you a college student or college-aged young adult? We want to get to know you! Fill out our Connect Card to learn more about how you can connect to the college community at PBC.


Questions? Let us know!