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University of the Pacific combines the choices of a big university with the caring that comes from a small college community. Located on our beautiful Stockton Campus in the heart of Northern California, Pacific offers an undergraduate experience like no other. 

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Pacific Summer High School Institute

The Pacific Summer High School Institute is a two-week residential campus program designed for curious high school students to live, learn and grow at one of America’s top universities. During the two-week program, Pacific Institute students will become immersed in cutting-edge topics and issues through learning environments focused on real-world, hands-on experiences in our labs, studios, fields and makerspaces.

A Program Built for You

With experiential learning built into everything we do, you'll gain hands-on experience no matter your chosen major. Explore over 80 undergraduate programs to find the one that brings your passion to life.

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Three campuses in one of the country’s most diverse and dynamic regions

Our campuses in Stockton, Sacramento, and San Francisco offer students the unique opportunities each city provides. With our wide range of distinct and experiential programs, at each of our campuses you'll find expansive opportunities to connect to California's and the country's fastest growing ecosystem of industrial, technological, social, cultural, and economic growth.

3200 Fifth Avenue,
Sacramento, California 95817
916.520.7499

3601 Pacific Avenue,
Stockton, California 95211
209.946.2285

155 Fifth Street,
San Francisco, California 94103
415.400.8222

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Since 1851, Pacific has been the first to see, and meet, the changing needs of our students, California, and beyond - and our community is driven by this legacy today. Choose Pacific for the ability to create meaningful change first, and for good.