Hi, everyone! I’m Marco. In this blog post, I’m going to share with you guys my top five study spots. (1) The dorm: The most comfortable spot for me is in my room. Due to my major, which is computer science, sometimes I need to code using multiple monitors. It can help me finish my... Continue reading My Top 5 Study Spots : Marco Lin
Through my conversations with people about American snacks, I have come to appreciate that Cheez-It™ definitely takes the prize. Every household that I have been to has Cheez-It™ . This snack is cheesy, salty, and a quick thing to munch on, so who wouldn’t grab such a quick, filling snack? After realizing this, I started... Continue reading Favorite Snacks in America : Ahmad Bayati
Choosing UOP: UOP is one of the most beautiful schools in the United States. I’ve been able to learn about so many other different cultures, meet new people and learn about different things that I wouldn’t have been able to do in China. My major is computer science and UOP is near Silicon Valley, which... Continue reading SERVING UP A FRESH START
This Fall 2019 semester, UOP International welcomed a total of 148 new students. This total includes 95 undergraduates and 53 graduate students at the Stockton, San Francisco and Sacramento campuses. With the majority of our admittance flying in from China, India, Vietnam, Pakistan and Myanmar, we are also honored to have students from countries... Continue reading Welcome to Pacific! Fall 2019 Student Orientation
Experience cultures from all over the world right here in the diverse array of Stockton restaurants. Whether you want cheap eats or fine dining, our city has it all. From Japanese or Thai food to Mexican or Mediterranean cuisine, you’ll be sure to find lots of new things you enjoy. Chinese (Yen Du Restaurant,... Continue reading Restaurants in Stockton!
Meet Claudia! She was an AAP student in UOP International and progressed in spring 2018. Hi, I’m Claudia! I came from Indonesia and am studying civil engineering as a sophomore at University of the Pacific. I chose Pacific because it presents students with a beautiful campus, friendly faculty, and many opportunities for students to... Continue reading UOPI Student Stories: Meet Claudia!
Hi, I’m Basma Haasam from Egypt, and I am a sophomore in my third semester at Pacific. I progressed in spring 2018 from the UOPI program. My major is in biology, and I will be applying to dental school (a pre-dent program) to attend after my undergraduate studies are finished. When I first came to... Continue reading UOPI Student Stories: Meet Basma!
Alice is an undergraduate student from Myanmar studying International Business at University of the Pacific International. Like many international students, Alice came to America to improve her English and seek better opportunities. The top three reasons Alice chose Pacific: 1. University of the Pacific is the oldest chartered university in California, founded in 1851. 2.The location... Continue reading Alice’s UOPI Student Story
Throughout August 2018, UOP International welcomed a total of 88 students from China, Kuwait, Vietnam, Kazakhstan, India, Pakistan, Taiwan, Malaysia, Indonesia, Russia, Myanmar, South Korea, Ukraine, Hong Kong, many different countries around the world! Throughout orientation: we picked up students from the San Francisco and Sacramento airports, we went shopping at Target and... Continue reading Welcome to Pacific! Fall 2018 Student Orientation Recap
Studying abroad means that you will have to adjust to the new culture in a foreign country. It may seem daunting when the culture is completely different from your own. Check out our list of 7 things to know before studying abroad in the U.S. that will help you be well-prepared for your transition. ... Continue reading 7 Things to Know Before Studying Abroad in the U.S.