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Life at Pacific McGeorge

At University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law, you'll be immersed in the law. That's what happens when you study on a campus where you'll be surrounded by people who want what you want: A successful and rewarding career in the law. At the same time, you'll benefit from our affiliation with the respected University of the Pacific, which is recognized as:

  • A top national university by the 2010 Fiske College Guide
  • One of "The Best 378 Colleges: 2014 Edition" by the Princeton Review
  • One of "America's Best Colleges 2010" by U.S. News & World Report
  • A "best buy" or "best value" college by both the Fiske College Guide and U.S. News & World Report

Close-knit & Diverse Community

You'll immediately feel the supportive nature at Pacific McGeorge. Our beautiful, spacious 13-acre campus provides the perfect setting for building strong bonds and lifelong personal and professional connections between you and your fellow students and you and your professors. With a 16:1 student-faculty ratio, your professors are accessible to you. These seasoned, sought-after experts will quickly become mentors — the people you'll turn to now and in the future to celebrate your accomplishments and your life.

Active Campus

Pacific McGeorge is a lively place, offering a variety of student organizations, from Business and Tax Law Society, Public Legal Services Society (PLSS), Water Law Society or Women's Caucus. We also have numerous activities sponsored by our Student Bar Association, including events to benefit the local community, such as a food drive for the Sacramento Food Bank or the "Angel Tree," which provides holiday gifts for children in need. Our on-campus Recreation Center offers you a place to swim, work out or play ping-pong or outdoor basketball. The Gary V. Schaber Memorial Student Center is a great place to eat, study and hang out with friends.

Inclusive Atmosphere

Pacific McGeorge is committed to diversity. We celebrate and respect differences in age, citizenship, disability, ethnicity, gender identity or expression, geographic origin, language, marital status, nationality, philosophical beliefs, race, religion, sexual orientation or socioeconomic status.

Ultimate Location

You'll be studying in California's diverse capital city of Sacramento, a place Newsweek lists as one of "the country's 10 best cities." Not only will this provide you with innumerable opportunities for culture and fun, you'll have easy access to state government externships and outstanding connections to your future career. You'll also be within easy driving distance to the Napa Valley, Lake Tahoe, Squaw Valley, Reno and San Francisco.

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Pacific McGeorge Admissions
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