Faculty and Staff

Welcome faculty and staff to the Graduation 2017 website! Please check this site often, because it will be updated periodically as the event draws near.


The School of Dentistry's commencement ceremony will be held on Sunday, June 18, 2017 at 2:00 pm at The Masonic on 1111 California Street in San Francisco. The University Commencement will be held Saturday, May 13, 2017 at 9:00 am in the Alex G. Spanos Center at the University of the Pacific's main campus in Stockton. Faculty and staff are strongly encouraged to attend both events.

Faculty Participation and Regalia Ordering

Faculty regalia rental orders have been placed for those who responded with regards to participation in the Stockton and/or San Francisco commencements.

Faculty are required to pick up their regalia before the ceremony. Those who ordered for Stockton's ceremonies can pick up regalia in 4A14 and, for the San Francisco ceremony, go to room 121, from Monday, June 5, through Friday, June 9, from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm.  If you didn't pick up your regalia on the distribution days, please come to the Office of Academic Affairs, 4A14, 7:30 am - 4:00 pm.


Parking at either Stockton or San Francisco's ceremonies is first-come, first-served.

Regarding parking in Stockton, faculty can park in Lot 3 off of MendocinoYou will need to show your school ID badge to the Security person to gain access to that parking lot.

The garage at the Masonic on 1111 California St. will charge $30 for parking. Please allow extra time to navigate the heavy traffic around the Masonic.

Commencement Weekend Events
Alumni/Graduate Banquet

Friday, June 16, 2017 
6:00 pm – 11:30 pm
The Ritz-Carlton Hotel
600 Stockton St, San Francisco, CA 94108
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Thanks a Bunch Brunch

Saturday, June 17, 2017
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
InterContinental hotel
888 Howard St.
San Francisco, CA 94103
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OKU Convocation Dinner

Saturday, June 17, 2016
Note: by invitation only

Commencement Ceremony

Sunday, June 18, 2017, 2:00 pm
The Masonic
1111 California St.
San Francisco, CA 94108
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