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Colleges / University of the Pacific

University of the Pacific

Stockton, CA 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate79%

About Pacific

University of the Pacific is a private, nonprofit university in the suburb of Stockton, California. Pacific was founded in 1851. The university currently enrolls around 6,066 students a year, including 3,348 undergraduate students.

Pacific Acceptance Rate

It is moderately difficult to get into Pacific. Around 79% of applicants get into Pacific each year. In 2022, 10,901 students applied to Pacific and 8,645 were admitted.

University of the Pacific Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 79%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate Info Not Available
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA Offered but % not available
Average GPA 3.6
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 28.9%

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University of the Pacific is located in the town of Stockton, California, near Sacramento.

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College Info

3601 Pacific Avenue Stockton, CA 95211-0197

Campus Setting: Suburban

Pacific Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Jan 15

Transfer Applications are Due

Jul 21

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Pacific is Jan 15.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Pacific is Jul 21.

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Pacific SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1120 - 1380


Math SAT Range

560 - 700


Reading SAT Range

560 - 680

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Pacific is like? There are approximately 6,066 students enrolled at Pacific, including 3,348 undergraduate students and 2,718 graduate students. 95% percent of students attend school full-time, 92% percent are from CA and 8% percent of students are from other states.


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