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University of the Pacific

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Uni facts

Stockton, USA
  • Type
    Private
  • Rank
    1295
  • International students
    560
  • Nationalities
    -
  • Total programs
    61
  • Acceptance rate
    66%

Study abroad at the University of the Pacific

Based over three campuses in California, US, the University of the Pacific (UOP) is a private institution, and the oldest university in the state. Its main campus is in Stockton, and there are further locations in Sacramento and San Francisco. Between them the University offers more than 80 undergraduate areas of study in 11 schools and colleges.

UOP International is a first year student programs that’s designed to support international students as they transition to university life in the US. Classes are tailored to your academic and English skill level, and you will receive support at every step of your journey, and as a graduate you can choose from seven postgraduate degrees.

UOP International also offers a career accelerator program that will help you plan and prepare for your future after graduation. There are five different tracks you can choose from to help you focus on what’s most helpful for your future career.

Find & apply to programs at the University of the Pacific

Find programs you love that match your needs & aspirations, where you stand a high chance of acceptance.

Why study at UOP?

  • Small class sizes

    the University of the Pacific has a student to faculty ratio of 13:1 and an average class size of 19

  • Long history

    UOP is the oldest university in California, founded in 1851

  • Diverse campus

    the University was ranked 9th national university campus for ethnic diversity (Bloomberg Businessweek)

Life as an international student

The University of the Pacific is known for the diversity of its student community, and it welcomes international students from all over the world.

As a student at UOP International, you will benefit from dedicated support including tutoring, career and personal help from trained advisors. They also offer an airport pickup service to make your arrival as easy as possible.

Housing is available for all international students, living on campus is the best way to get the full US college experience. The University offers more than 150 student clubs and organizations you can get involved with, and UOP’s 17 sports and athletics teams compete in the prestigious NCAA Division I.

Student life & facilities

Group of students planning a presentation in a living room
  • Library
    • Computer labs
    • Group Study Rooms
    • Quiet Areas
  • Fitness Centre
    • Spin Studio
    • Climbing Walls
    • Machines
    • Free Weights
    • Fitness Classes
    • Dance Studio
    • Swimming Pool
    • Personal Trainers
  • Praying Rooms
    • Workshops
    • Skills classes
    • Language Center
    • Group Praying Rooms
    • Pre sessional English Academic skills courses
  • IT Support
    • Loan Laptops
    • Campus Wireless Connectivity
  • Healthcare & Medical
    • Physiotherapy
    • Travel Vaccinations
    • Campus Pharmacy
    • Counselling & Mental Health Services
    • Campus Doctor
    • Emergency Contraception
  • Transport
    • Campus Bus Service
    • Bike Rental
    • Car Rental
    • Campus parking
  • No. of All Weather Sports Pitches
    • No. of Badminton Courts
    • No. of Tennis Courts
    • No. of Climbing Wall
    • No. of Basketball Courts
    • No. of Athletics Track
    • No. of volleyball courts
  • Food & Restaurants
    • Restaurants 7
    • Cafe’s 3
  • Sports Facilities
    • No. of Natural Turf American Football Pitches
    • No. of Natural Turf Soccer Pitches
  • Clubs & Organisations
    • No. of Clubs & Organizations 177
  • Tutoring Support
    • Student Tutoring & Support
    • Academic Tutoring & Support
    • Peer & Buddy Program

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Fees and funding

Fee information

  • Undergraduate Tuition

    US$50,370 / per year

  • International Direct Admission (Pathway)

    US$50,438 - progression to year 2 of the degree.

Location

University of the Pacific

3601 Pacific Ave, Stockton, CA 95211, United States

Campus life at Pacific complements and enriches your social, academic, and professional life. Students have the opportunity to attend concerts featuring chart-topping artists! Along with performances, is the opportunity to engage in sports, clubs, organizations, and community outreach opportunities.

Visa requirements for the University of the Pacific

Many international students will require a visa to study in the US, and this is a vital step of your study abroad journey. Make sure you understand the requirements you may need to meet before applying.

USA student visa requirements