Step 1: Submit Your Applications
To be considered for the First-Year Honors Program, you must:
- Submit a separate Fall 2022 admission application to Pacific.
- Once you apply and receive your login credentials, start your First-Year Honors application
First-Year Honors application deadline: Dec. 6, 2021
Minimum eligibility for consideration: 3.50 cumulative GPA, first-year students only
In the space indicated on the application, briefly list up to five academic distinctions or honors you have received and the calendar year in which you received them.
Briefly list up to five interests and hobbies that you have.
List up to five leadership positions, activities, or conferences you’ve attended in their order of importance to you. Use the space indicated on the application to provide a concise description of the activity.
Step 5: Respond to the Essay Question
The application has a mandatory essay question. Upload the essay in the space indicated on the application.
- The goal of University of the Pacific’s First-Year Honors Program is to develop a community of scholars of all disciplines whose objective is to enrich their educational experience of first-year students with dedicated residential housing, co-curricular activities, seminars to expand thought, and fostering relationships with Honors Peers. How will your engagement with the First-Year Honors Program foster your academic, personal, and professional growth? (400-500 words)