20 Best Colleges in California

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19. University of the Pacific, Stockton, CA

Founded: 1851
Undergrads: 3,761
Tuition: $39,810
Acceptance Rate: 73 %

The classes are top notch and are always being updated for new information. So many classes are open discussion classes that keep us involved and motivated.

The culture of the program is fantastic. There are a lot of club opportunities and professional societies and frats to get involved in, and the opportunity to cultivate in depth discussions outside of the classroom with peers and professors is fantastic.

The professors at this university are great. They care about students individually not only academically but individually as well. They give the right amount of workload for the time students are given. Depending on students major there are clubs that help prepare them for your future career. And internships here are mandatory so the facility helps student find the right internship.

The dorms are out dated and need to be renovated but the experience is great. The resident hall staff is always friendly and they like to keep the area clean. It is a bit pricey to stay on campus. This is one of the main ways friends are made and a social life is good. The housing process is super easy.

Almost everyone on campus is in Greek life. Greek life here is safe and really helps make connections. The parties and events they throw are also safe. Greek life is a great way to make friends, and it is different from the stereotypical fraternities and sororities you hear about in the media.

Amazing Athletic Facilities Pacific is a school that encourages individuals to participate in numerous sports, clubs, and activities. This ideal of a healthy mind and body is further emphasized through the quality and availability of sports facilities, including well kept fields, swimming pool, and indoor courts.

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