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New Student Orientation. . . Tiger Tracks

Explore Pacific . . . Discover Your Future . . . Track Your Path to Success!

Welcome to University of the Pacific! We are so excited that you'll be joining the Pacific Family! "Tiger Tracks"- Pacific's New Student Orientation, is designed to help with your transition into our community. We want to welcome you and give you an opportunity to access the information needed to get you off to a great start. All new undergraduate students, both freshman and transfers, participate in Orientation.

When you arrive on campus for Tiger Tracks you'll be greeted by Pacific Ambassadors and Student Advisors, our Orientation Leaders.  They are ready to assist you and answer all of your questions about classes, campus life and other exciting opportunities at Pacific. 

Tiger Tracks is an experience for you and your parents & families. Visit our Family Orientation page for more information.


 

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At Orientation, you will:

  • receive academic advising
  • register for classes
  • learn about campus life from current Pacific students
  • connect with other students
  • explore ways to get involved in campus activities
  • meet Pacific faculty, staff, and administrators
  • discuss important college issues for new students
  • receive information about important campus resources and services
  • get your questions answered about coming to campus!

 

Placement Testing

Students that are required to complete course placement assessments must do so prior to orientation.  These assessments ensure that you are placed in the appropriate courses to support your learning and assist you and your faculty advisor in planning your program of study.  You can learn more about Pacific's course placement assessments and fundamental skills requirements - by visiting on campus testing resources or calling (209) 946-2269  or emailing placement@pacific.edu.

 

Questions?

Please feel free to contact the Office of New Student and Family Programs at (209) 946-7619 or email us at orientation@pacific.edu. Students and staff are available to answer your questions or refer you to the proper office to meet your needs. 

Connect!

Facebook Icon  Add the University of the Pacific Orientation Facebook page for updates regarding orientation.

Facebook Icon Click here to join the official Class of 2019 Facebook page to meet other new Pacific students.

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Use the hashtag #TigerTracks15 to document your Orientation experience!