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CONTACT US

Office of the Registrar
Phone: 209.946.2135
registrar@pacific.edu
Knoles Hall, 1st Floor
Mailing Address:
University of the Pacific
Office of the Registrar
3601 Pacific Ave
Stockton, CA 95211

Military and Veteran Student Path to Success at Pacific

Welcome Military and Veteran Students to Pacific!Flag and Diploma Picture

Pacific is dedicated to ensuring that all Military and Veteran Students (Active, Reserve, Veteran, Dependent) are fully integrated into campus life and are able to take full advantage of the broad range of intellectual and cultural activities offered at Pacific.

Our primary missions are your smooth transition on to our campus, your academic success, and ultimately employment after graduation 

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Please complete and submit your application to Pacific along with ALL official transcripts to the office of admission. The application can be completed on line at www.pacific.edu/admission. The admission office is located on the first floor of Knoles Hall. Their contact information is as follows:

209-946-2211- Phone
209-946-2413 - Fax
admissions@pacific.edu

Also, please send a copy of the below listed applicable forms to Pacific's School Certifying Official, Tara Atkinson (tatkinson@pacific.edu). If you are missing any of these forms, turn in what you have while you are waiting for the remaining forms.

- 22-1990 application for educational benefits (if applicable)

- 22-1990e application for family members to use transferred benefits (if applicable)

- 22-5490 application for survivors/dependents (if applicable) 

- DD 214 discharge form and your certificate of eligibility letter (all) 

Once you are enrolled at Pacific and are eligible to receive VA benefits you must IMMEDIATELY notify the School Certifying Official (SCO) if you drop or add any classes. Failure to do so could result in an overpayment from the VA that could require you to make a repayment. However, certain mitigating circumstance can result in an overpayment "Forgiveness" by the VA. Also, please notify the SCO if you change your address or your program of study. Please READ all correspondence we send you very carefully. Our correspondence often contain VA requirements and information that will directly impact you. All correspondence will go to your Pacific email.

You need to complete your FASFA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) in order to apply for financial aid. The FASFA is completed and submitted on line at www.fafsa.ed.gov. When completing the FASFA you will need Pacific's school code 001329. If you have any questions please refer to the financial aid web site at www.pacific.edu/x27062.xml. Their contact information is as follows:Proud to support troops flag picture

209-946-2421 - Phone
209-946-2758 - Fax
financialaid@pacific.edu

Please call the Veteran Center (209-932-3243) for any questions regarding these initial required actions.

We know that this can be a stressful time and this form is a tool to help assist you with the steps that need to be taken as a new or returning student at Pacific. This form is not intended to answer all your questions but more as a guide to start you on the path for success.