Your investment in Pacific — Our investment in you

We invest in you, so you are fully supported on your pathway to success.

Through scholarships, grants and academic support, we help to put a nationally acclaimed education within reach for all eligible students.

Education You Can Afford

Your investment in Pacific will reap many rewards. From the moment you are enrolled until graduation and beyond, you will receive the gold standard in individualized support, from financial aid to academics to wellness, and join the Pacific alumni who earn the second-highest salaries of all California colleges and universities.

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As a Pacific student, you have access to a powerful network of support from staff, faculty, fellow students, alumni and many others who take pride in investing in you. Scholarships are made possible by generous benefactors who are passionate about supporting your success.

We want to provide you with a toolkit for understanding how financial aid works, whether you’re a prospective student, parent or continuing student at Pacific. We’ve wrapped up our fall webinars, but check back for more that we have planned for the spring.

Dec. 2, 2020 | FAFSA Webinar: 100 Questions Really?

Assistant Director of Financial Aid Kaitlyn Goslinga breaks down the questions on the FAFSA, discusses how less-obvious information is utilized (like your parent’s age), and provides tips and tricks on how to answer all of the questions correctly.

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Dec. 9, 2020 | FAFA Webinar: The EFC and Me

Assistant Director of Financial Aid Kaitlyn Goslinga demystifies the calculations that determine your Expected Family Contribution (EFC) and tell you how financial aid administrators use this figure when putting together your award.  

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Dec. 16, 2020 | FAFSA Webinar: The FAFSA is a Misfit

Assistant Director of Financial Aid Kaitlyn Goslinga talks about various special situations that might apply for students and families, and the steps needed for an additional review of your FAFSA. 

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Understanding Financial Aid

Reviewing your financial aid offer, comparing federal loans vs. private loans, and all the intricacies of the Expected Family Contribution (EFC) and the Cost of Attendance (COA) is short work for our financial aid team. No question is too complex or too simple. Contact us and explore your financial options with experts who can help.

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COVID-19 Relief Scholarship

To help ease the significant financial burdens many students and families may be facing as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, Pacific’s Board of Regents approved new funding to assist students so that they can focus on pursuing their degree programs.

Additional Financial Aid Offices

Our Sacramento and San Francisco campuses have additional aid packages and requirements for their respective and prospective students. Explore their costs and aid offerings.

San Francisco Campus