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University of the Pacific takes pride in offering small class sizes,
dedicated teaching and experiential opportunities to undergraduates
who seek preparation for career success. Pacific is a nationally ranked
university with a long tradition of engaged faculty, hands-on research
and vibrant residential life. The breathtaking main campus in Stockton,
California is home to seven schools and colleges, with more than 80
majors and programs of undergraduate study.

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How to reach out to your roommate (email template included)

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Pacific social media accounts you need to follow

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Perks of Pacific

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People

Meet a Pacific business professor who is always rooting for her students

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From classroom to career: Eberhardt School of Business alumna Sidnee Schaefer speaks on Pacific’s impact

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Media X graduate Taylor Wick’s unique path to success

Media X graduate Taylor Wick ’23 began her graphic design career on a sheet of paper drawing her fav…

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School

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Housing tips for returning students

Ensure your housing process goes smoothly with tips from Pacific's Associate Director for Housing Ad…

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Stress less and improve your mental health during finals week

Here are tips to help you finish off your semester strong, manage your stress and prevent burnout du…

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Spend your summer studying abroad in Italy

Spend your summer with Pacific in Italy in their Summer Italy Immersion program. Earn college credit…

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Lifestyle

Take a look inside a Pacific student’s room

Still trying to visualize your college home away from home? As a student living at Pacific, you’ll b…

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How to explore Religious and Spiritual Life at Pacific

At Pacific, you'll have diverse opportunities and spaces to explore many different faith traditions …

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Fall 2023 highlights: Reminisce on the semester with us

Stroll down memory lane with us and check out some great photos from the semester!

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Writing an eye-catching personal statement

Writing a personal statement does not have to be intimidating. Here are tips to help you get started…

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2023 Pacific Fall Open House and Homecoming: What to know

From making the most of Open House to which Homecoming events to check out, we’ve gathered everythin…

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The FAFSA is changing in 2024. Here’s how to prepare now.

The FAFSA, or the Free Application for Federal Student Aid, is typically available on October 1. But…

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