The University of the Pacific is a private university in the western United States, located in Stockton, California. In addition to its liberal arts college, and its schools of education, engineering, business, international studies and music, it has three professionals graduate schools: The School of Dentistry in San Francisco, the School of Law in Sacramento, and the school of Pharmacy and Health Sciences located in Stockton.
The Stockton Campus, featuring a tower, rose gardens, architectural columns, brick-faced buildings, and numerous trees, was used in Hollywood films. The university is the only private institution in the United States with fewer than 10,000 students offering degrees fr
om eight different professional schools.
There are dozens of campus student clubs, Greek organizations, professional organizations, and academic activities that are open to the campus community. Whether students are looking for a political cause, a way to meet people of their faith or ethnicity, or simply want a snow-boarding partner or want to see a concert or movie, it's easy to find interesting activities or events around campus.
Bakersfield is a city in California, United States, and the county seat of Kern County. It covers about 142 square miles (370 km2) near the southern end of the San Joaquin Valley and the Central Valley region. Bakersfield's population is approximately 365,000. The city is a significant hub for both agriculture and oil production. Kern County is the most productive oil producing county, and the 4th most productive agricultural county (by value) in the U.S. Many of Bakersfield's oldest and most hi
storic restaurants are Basque, including Woolgrowers, Noriega's, Pyrenees, Benji's, and Narducci's. While, Bakersfield hosts horse shows all year round, including local, 4H, and breed shows, among to several festivals, and the country's fairs.