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About Pacific States University

Pacific States University is a private, nonprofit school in an urban setting in Los Angeles, California. Pacific States University was founded in 1928 and now enrolls around 175 students a year, including 6 undergrads.

Pacific States University offers housing for up to 0 students.

For each full-time professor, there are about 5 undergraduates enrolled at Pacific States University.

2021 Pacific States University Admissions Facts At-a Glance
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Tuition $15,525

Pacific States University Regular Decision Deadline 2022

Early Admission at Pacific States University

Pacific States University does not offer early decision or early action.

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Pacific States University Acceptance Rate

It is not competitive to get into Pacific States University. Around 0% of applicants get into Pacific States University each year.

Pacific States University Waitlist

Pacific States University reports that no students were waitlisted or admitted off the waitlist in 2021.

How Do I Get Into Pacific States University?

Pacific States University is considered not competitive to get into. Every admissions committee has a different way of evaulating applicants, but most look at a combination of grades, test scoes, activities, as well as essays and recommendations. To apply to Pacific States University, applicants must submit the following items.

Pacific States University Application Requirements

Area Required Recommended Required for some Details (if any)
Written Essay or Personal Statement
Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale) 2.0.5
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Test Scores for Pacific States University

Visit the Admissions tab above for more on how to apply to Pacific States University.

Does Pacific States University Require the ACT or SAT?

Pacific States University does not have a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

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Dorms at Pacific States University

Yes! Pacific States University provides on-campus housing for students.

Click the Student Life tab above to learn more about the student body and campus life at Pacific States University.

Financial Aid at Pacific States University

The 2022-2023 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2021

Some financial aid is awarded ona first-come, first-serve basis, so fill out the FAFSA early. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! You should never have to pay to submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), so don't give your money (or info!) to any website that claim you do.

Is Pacific States University a Good School?

There is no one way to define a "good" college or university. Acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how competitive an institution is, but they don't tell you how happy or successful students are.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Pacific States University

Out of all the first-year, full-time undergrads who start at Pacific States University, around 90% return for their sophomore year.

Around 14% of students who started at Pacific States University earn their Bachelor's degrees within six years. Compare this to the average six-year graduation rate for colleges and universities in the U.S., which is around 61% for public schools and 67% for private.

Job Outcomes and Debt for Pacific States University Grads

Job placement and student debt statistics for recent graduates can give you a sense of the return on investment a school offers.

Based on this information, how does Pacific States University sound? Remember, the best school for one person may be a terrible fit for another! So ask yourself: Is Pacific States University a good school for you?

Applying to Pacific States University for Fall 2022?

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Where is Pacific States University?

Pacific States University is located in the urban setting of Los Angeles, California.

If you want to see Pacific States University for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Freeway 10/101 to Los Angeles, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Los Angeles International.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Pacific States University and Los Angeles are like without leaving home.

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College Info

3424 Wilshire Boulevard 12th Floor Los Angeles, CA 90010

Campus Setting: Urban

Pacific States University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

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Transfer Applications are Due

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The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Pacific States University is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Pacific States University is Continuous processing.

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Pacific States University Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Pacific States University is like? There are approximately 175 students enrolled at Pacific States University, including 6 undergraduate students and 169 graduate students. 317% percent of students attend school full-time.


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