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School of International Studies
George Wilson Hall
Kathleen Hastings
School of International Studies
George Wilson Hall
3601 Pacific Avenue
Stockton, California 95211

School of International Studies

The School of International Studies (SIS) is Pacific's window to the world. Through international, interdisciplinary and intercultural immersion, we prepare students to succeed in a variety of professions in industry, government, not-for-profit organizations and educational institutions. View our entire course catalog here >>

Pacific student interns, Uganda Summer 2017
Uganda Bureau of Statistics Summer Internship

Pacific summer interns at the Uganda Bureau of Statistics (UBOS), Chris Yankowski, Brianna Tracy and Lonnae Hohman enjoying Lake Victoria Botanical Gardens in Entebbe, Uganda.

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Learn more about the School of International Studies

Here's a glimpse at the education you will receive at Pacific's School of International Studies, and how it prepares you for personal and professional success in an increasingly integrated world.

Five SIS Seniors Inducted into Phi Beta Kappa
Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society

Five SIS Seniors; Mark Bachofer, Jessica Jasso, Makayla Quinn, Bethany Runsten and Keke Shen were inducted into Phi Beta Kappa honor society; the most prestigious honor that can be awarded to an American undergraduate student. Congratulations to them and all of Pacific's Phi Beta Kappa inductees and members.


The Economics of Immigration

Dr. William Herrin, director of the School of International Studies discussed the economics of immigration during the second of a series of educational programs organized by the League of Women Voters of San Joaquin County.

Spring 2017 Alumni Career Forum

The Spring 2017 Alumni Career Forum was held Thursday, March 30th and featured three alumni who have worked abroad and in the US and included: Mahrukh Hasan, '07, Knowledge, Monitoring & Evaluation Manager for Internews, a global media development organization; Mendy Slaton, '09, Market Development Strategist for GitHub, the world's leading software development platform; and William Castillo Guardado, '10, Program Associate for the Unaccompanied Children Program, Center on Immigration and Justice, Vera Institute of Justice. Pictures from the event

Shani Boyd and Kelly Manlaibayar received Women of Distinction Awards

The 16th annual Women of Distinction Awards was held March 31, 2017 at Grace Covell Hall. At this event, Pacific honored six women from University of the Pacific and local communities for their leadership and dedication to gender equity. Two of the woman recognized are students in the School of International Studies. Shani Boyd, SIS Senior received the Undergraduate Woman of Distinction Award; and Khishigt "Kelly" Manlaibayar, SIS and Theater Arts Senior received the Sorority Woman of Distinction Award.  Pictures and more information about the event can be found here.

Downtown Stockton

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Why I chose SIS

Maya Campbell Unsoeld (2012) - Why I chose SIS at Pacific