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Special Instructions for Inauguration Participants

Mar 18, 2010

Inauguration Day Information for Members of the Platform Party and Academic Procession Participants.

Schedule of Events

7:00 am Pacific Lounge opens at South Gym
8:45 am Participants report to the Pacific Lounge
9:00 am Line-up for ceremony at Alex G. Spanos Center
10:00 am The Installation of Pamela A. Eibeck
12:00 noon Inaugural Luncheon Don and Karen DeRosa Center

Inauguration Information & Instructions

Pacific Lounge

Upon arrival on campus, please proceed to the Pacific Lounge, in the South Campus Gym. This area will serve as your hospitality lounge. It is located directly across from the reserved parking area on the east side of the Alex G. Spanos Center. Look for "Pacific Lounge" signs to locate the building. You will be greeted by our volunteers and Student Ambassadors.
Please check in with the concierge who will take care of any needs you may have upon arrival. Coat and luggage check will be available throughout the day.
A breakfast buffet will be provided in the Pacific Lounge prior to the installation ceremony.

Line-up for Ceremony

All ceremony participants are asked to assemble in the Pacific Lounge at 8:45 am to prepare to line up for the Inaugural Ceremony. Those participating in the academic procession should put on appropriate academic regalia at this time. At 9:00 am, Pacific Ambassadors and University volunteer staff will assist guests in lining up in the appropriate order for the procession. Guests of participants not marching in the procession will be given directions to their seating.

Inaugural Ceremony

The installation of Pamela A. Eibeck will take place in the Alex G. Spanos Center on Larry Heller Drive at the west entrance to the University.


Following the installation ceremony, guests are invited to enjoy lunch at noon in the Pacific Lounge, or to join the University community in a campus-wide inaugural luncheon at the Don and Karen DeRosa University Center.

Directions and Parking

From Sacramento International Airport

  • Take I-5 South (55 miles)
  • Exit at March Lane in Stockton
  • Turn Left onto March Lane proceed to Pershing Ave (2 miles)
  • Turn Right onto Pershing Ave continue to Larry Heller Drive (1 mile)
  • Turn Left into campus on Larry Heller Drive
  • Follow signs for reserved VIP parking lot

Traveling Northbound on I-5

  • Follow I-5 North
  • Exit at Pershing Ave
  • Continue north to Larry Heller Drive (1.5 miles)
  • Turn Right onto Larry Heller Drive
  • Follow signs for reserved VIP parking lot
    (Please display the enclosed parking pass.)


Alex G. Spanos Center
1178 Larry Heller Drive
Stockton, CA 95211
(The Spanos Center is 20 yards from the location of the Pacific Lounge - your meeting location)

View on campus map

Local Accommodations

Hilton Stockton
2323 Grand Canal Blvd.
Stockton, CA 95207
*Rooms reserved at the Pacific rate, specify University of the Pacific Inauguration Group

Lexington Plaza
Waterfront Hotel
110 W. Fremont Street
Stockton, CA 95202

Courtyard by Marriott
3252 W. March Lane
Stockton, CA 95219

For more information about the Installation, see Installation of Pamela A. Eibeck, Pacific's 24th President.

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