The University of the Pacific is a private institution, enrolling approximately 6,400 students on three campuses. The main campus in Stockton, CA facilitates undergraduate education for 3,500 students. About 84 percent of the students come from California and 140 foreign students are enrolled. Approximately 59 percent of the students live on campus.
University of the Pacific is a nationally ranked university with three distinct campuses united under one common goal: to educate and prepare the leaders of tomorrow through intensive academic study, experiential learning and service to the community. The Stockton campus is home to seven schools and colleges, with more than 80 majors and programs of study. Undergraduates make up more than half of the total university population, with around 3,800 undergraduate students. Pacific students benefit from small class sizes with an average class size of 19 and student-faculty ratio of 14:1. While 93 percent of Pacific students come from California, 22 other states and 30 foreign countries are also represented.
Main CampusStockton, California, United States5,000 - 20,000 on Campus250,000+ residents in StocktonLanguage(s) spoken on campus: English
Pacific is located in Stockton, a medium-sized city surrounded by farms, orchards and ranches in agricultural north-central California, 90 miles southeast of San Francisco. There are 1,000 miles of waterways in the vicinity where students can enjoy fishing, water skiing or boating. The campus of ivy-covered brick buildings set on 150 acres of land is both a close-knit community and a part of the surrounding residential neighborhood. Theaters, restaurants and shopping centers are within walking distance.
The University Center contains a variety of dining services, a gaming room, bookstore, and a ballroom and events center. A theater and grocery store are also located on campus. Athletic facilities include an Olympic-sized swimming pool, the 6,000-seat Spanos Center and a fitness center.