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University of the Pacific Admissions

Pacific admissions is somewhat selective with an acceptance rate of 66%. Students that get into Pacific have an average SAT score between 1030-1300 or an average ACT score of 23-30. The regular admissions application deadline for Pacific is January 15. Interested students can apply for early action, and the Pacific early action deadline is November 15.

Admissions Statistics

Acceptance Rate
66%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate
Total Applicants
8,870
SAT Range
1030-1300
SAT Reading
500-630
SAT Math
530-670
Students Submitting SAT
79%
ACT Range
23-30
ACT English
22-31
ACT Math
23-29
ACT Writing
Students Submitting ACT
48%

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Admissions Deadlines

Application Deadline
January 15
Early Decision Deadline
Early Action Deadline
November 15
Offers Early Decision
No
Offers Early Action
Yes
Application Fee
$35
Application Website
Accepts Common App
Yes
Accepts Coalition App
No

Admissions Requirements

What Really Matters When Applying
  • High School GPA
    Required
  • High School Rank
    Recommended
  • High School Transcript
    Required
  • College Prep Courses
    Recommended
  • SAT/ACT
    Required
  • Recommendations
    Recommended
Poll
79%
of students say the admissions process made them feel like the school cared about them as an applicant.43 responses
Poll
86%
of students feel the admissions process evaluated them individually as a real person, not just a set of numbers.43 responses
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