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Friday, July 8th Registration Form


Future Pacifica Experience: One-Day Introduction Dates

Saturday, August 13, 2016


The Pacifica Experience: A One-Day Introduction to Pacifica’s Degree Programs

Friday, July 8th from 10am-4pm at the Ladera Lane Campus             

The Pacifica Experience: A One-Day Introduction to Pacifica's Degree Programs has been designed to give prospective graduate students a comprehensive introduction and orientation to the distinctive educational features of the school. The day provides an excellent opportunity to:

  • Experience Pacifica's unique interdisciplinary curriculum through characteristic classroom presentations by core faculty and special guest faculty
  • Learn more about Pacifica's graduate degree programs through faculty-led, program-specific information meetings
  • Hear from Pacifica students and alumni about their experience and what they are doing with their degrees
  • Explore the grounds of Pacifica's two campuses—the Lambert Road Campus and the Ladera Lane Campus
  • Tour the Joseph Campbell Archives and Library
  • Visit Pacifica's Bookstores and Libraries
  • Learn more about admissions procedures and financial aid
  • Meet Pacifica alumni, faculty, staff, and other prospective students
  • The $35 registration fee includes all of the day’s activities, lunch, and a $10 Gift Certificate good at the Pacifica Bookstore. Pacifica’s $75 application fee will be waived for attendees.

Space is limited and advance registration is required.

Special Offer: Attend The Pacifica Experience: A One Day Introduction to Pacifica's Degree Programs on July 8 and admission for the The Myth of Genius, The Genius of Myth workshop with Michael Meade (July 8th-July 10th) is reduced to $190. Click here to register for the workshop

The Ladera Lane Campus, 801 Ladera Lane, Santa Barbara, CA 93108, is located on 35 acres in the foothills of the Santa Ynez Mountains overlooking the Pacific Ocean. This residential retreat center has lodging, dining facilities, and parking on site.

A limited number of rooms are available for participants at the Best Western in Carpinteria at an additional cost. Please use the code PACIFICA PUBLIC PROGRAM to receive the special rate of $149 plus tax per night.

Lunch on the day of the Introduction is provided to encourage ongoing dialogue and community exchange throughout the day. Pacifica's caterers make every attempt to provide healthful meals for our guests and include organic ingredients whenever possible.

Major airlines provide service into the Los Angeles International Airport located 90 miles south of Santa Barbara and into the Santa Barbara Municipal Airport, approximately 18 miles north of the Campus. Please reach out to the admissions staff if you need any information about ground transportation to and from Santa Barbara.

It is the policy of Pacifica’s Public Programs Department to accommodate attendees with disabilities in compliance with state and federal laws and regulations. Please let us know in advance if you have special needs or require assistance due to a disabling condition while you are attending a public program. If you are accompanied by a service dog, please contact Disability Services directly (805.679.6125), as all animals visiting campus must have pre-approval. For additional information regarding Pacifica’s policies, visit Pacifica's Disability Services web page.