Skip to content
  • Print
return to Commencement Home


Commencement Office
Erika Greet
Commencement and University Events Specialist

Commencement Parking

Pacific has a variety of free parking locations throughout campus.  Find your ceremony location for best parking options. Campus shuttles will be available the day of Commencement for transport between the Alex G. Spanos Center and diploma and hooding ceremony venues.

  • Alex G. Spanos Center:
    May 12, 2018 University Commencement, College of the Pacific, Gladys L. Benerd School of Education

    May 19, 2018 Thomas J. Long School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences Commencement

The Alex G. Spanos Center is located at the west entrance of the campus at 1178 Larry Heller Drive, at the intersection of Alpine Ave/Larry Heller Drive. and Pershing Way. Adjacent lots to the south, west and north of the Spanos Center, as well as parking on the surrounding streets is available for guests.

  • Faye Spanos Concert Hall:
    School of International Studies/ Conservatory of Music

Faye Spanos Concert Hall is located at the corner of Pacific Avenue and Dave Brubeck Way on the East side of campus. Guest parking is available in the lot in front of the Concert Hall and on surrounding streets. 

  • Knoles Lawn:
    Eberhardt School of Business / School of Engineering and Computer Science

Knoles Lawn is conveniently located west of Robert E. Burns Tower in the heart of campus with the closest entrance at the Pacific Ave. and Knoles Way intersection. Guest parking is available in the lot in front of Burns Tower and surrounding areas. 

By Train
Contact Amtrak for information on connections to downtown Stockton. The downtown station is about seven miles from the University. Connections are typically available from points in San Francisco, Fresno, and Sacramento. Other city options are available.

Local Taxi Information
Yellow Cab Company