The Ultimate International Student Experience

Even for graduate students, the move to a university in the United States can be challenging — complicated admissions processes, a new language, and a new home. To make your transition as easy and productive as possible, UOP International at University of the Pacific is a graduate program that sets you up for success with:

  • Academic, English-language and cultural support
  • College credit towards your University of the Pacific degree
  • Access to exclusive courses and cultural events

Flexibility

Flexibility

Choose from three Master's Accelerator options for just the right amount of support. And in the U.S., you can customize your education and change which degree you study.

American Cultural Experiences

American Cultural Experiences

Get to know your new city by going to fun events with UOP International—for instance, going to a Pacific Tigers basketball game or exploring world famous California.

Dedicated Support

Dedicated Support

Make your transition easy with academic, tutoring, career and personal support from trained advisers. We’ll even pick you up when you arrive at the airport.

Professional Development

Professional Development

Give your career a fast start with the Career Accelerator. This targeted program gives you a comprehensive set of skills and training to succeed in your career goals.

Small Class Sizes

Small Class Sizes

Receive more individual attention and customized support with fewer students in your classes. Some of your courses are exclusively for international students like you.

Live, Learn, Grow

Live, Learn, Grow

Gain the knowledge you need for daily life at Pacific and the learning skills required in U.S. classrooms.

Preparation for the Global Workplace

The UOP International experience provides more than academic, language and cultural growth. With the included Career Accelerator program, you can also gain valuable professional skills that prepare you for a successful career.

The Career Accelerator is designed specifically for international students and includes:

  • Professional development and career guidance
  • Skills-based training and opportunities for exclusive internships
  • Unique workshops, real-world experiences and cross-cultural group work

Pick the track that leads to your future.

The Career Accelerator offers five tracks, so you can focus on what’s most helpful for your professional future.

College-To-Career

College-To-Career

For students preparing for an internship during graduate school or for their job search once they graduate.

Family Business Development

Family Business Development

For students interested in pursuing a career strengthening and growing a family-owned business.

Advanced Degree Preparation

Advanced Degree Preparation

For students who plan to get a doctorate degree after their graduate degree.

Entrepreneurship

Entrepreneurship

For students who want to start, own and manage their own business after they get their degree.

Sponsored Business Development

Sponsored Business Development

For students participating in a corporate sponsorship program; includes activities customized for that company or industry.

Admissions

University of the Pacific offers a simple, streamlined admissions process for international students. Our admissions process includes a variety of outcomes designed to ensure your success inside and outside of the classroom. The admissions outcome that is best for you will depend on your academic qualifications, English-language level and personal preferences.

Start your future at UOP International

University of the Pacific offers degrees from different schools. Create a schedule that suits your interests and needs.