As a commuter student, we provide you with resources to make your experience at Pacific enjoyable.  Please utilize our office in the following ways:


The University provides a variety of spaces on campus for commuter students to relax in between classes:

  • DeRosa University Center: Commuter students can utilize the DeRosa University Center for a variety of services including dining at The Marketplace, recreation at The Lair, and much more!
  • Tiger Pause Lounge: This private lounge is a space for commuting students to relax, socialize, and enjoy the comforts of Housing at the University of the Pacific. The Tiger Pause Lounge features a television, kitchenette, and is located in the middle of campus on the 2nd Floor of the McCaffrey Center.
  • Multicultural Center: Conveniently located on the first floor of the McCaffrey Center, this is a space dedicated to the creation and sustainability of culturally inclusive communities across and within the boundaries of culture, sexual orientation, gender, and other social identities.
  • University Library: Reserve a study room, record yourself in the One Button Studio, or peruse our wide variety of literary resources!
  • Baun Fitness Center: Our fitness center the heart of campus boasts a rock tower, connected cardio area, free weights, ping pong, racquetball court and two multifunctional fitness rooms.

Sustainable Commute

  • Preferred parking is offered for light electric vehicles and carpool vehicles. Talk to Human Resources in person for information about parking permits.
  • The following Stockton Metro bus routes have stops at Pacific: 23, 40, 378, 545, 578. Visit the San Joaquin RTD Webpage for more information on routes and rates.
  • San Joaquin RTD now offers a service, Van Go!, which allows riders to reserve all one-way trips for only $4. It is a ride sharing service that only requires the app available on iOS and Android.

If you have any questions, please feel free to reach out to Residential Life & Housing at