Join us on campus or online!

Our 2019 Coming Home events will be held at Pacifica Graduate Institute’s Ladera Lane Campus at 801 Ladera Lane, Santa Barbara, CA 93108 with live stream available and regional gatherings (check with your local coordinator).   Our goal once again this year is to provide a unique hybrid experience for a campus and on-line gathering. . .“Coming Home 2019: “Stronger Together in Community.”


Everyone is welcome –

Registration for PGIAA Coming Home 2019 is free and recommended; suggested donations are Students, $25; Alumni and General Public, $50.

Register online or call (805) 879-7303

Registration for the Fanny Brewster Workshop, sponsored by the Retreat at Pacifica and PGIAA is separate.


We respectfully request that you notify Alumni Relations if you register and find you are unable to attend.


Pacifica Graduate Institute at Ladera Lane,
801 Ladera Lane, Santa Barbara, California, 93108
805.969.3626, ext. 301 (See attached map and directions below)

Los Angeles Airport (LAX)

Los Angeles Airport (LAX) is approximately 90 miles from Pacifica’s Ladera Lane Campus. The Santa Barbara Airbus offers seven round trips daily between LAX and Santa Barbara. Charges are $88 for a prepaid round-trip or $46 for a prepaid one-way. Contact the Airbus at www.sbairbus.com, 805.964.7759 or 800.733.6354. The best pick-up/drop-off location is at the Hyatt Santa Barbara as taxi service is readily available from Santa Barbara. There is also a pickup/drop-off location at the IHOP in Carpinteria; however, cab service in Carpinteria is not readily available. The Airbus driver will call for a taxi to pick you up at your stop if requested.

Santa Barbara Airport (SBA)

Santa Barbara Airport (SBA) is approximately 18 miles from Pacifica’s Ladera Lane Campus. Rental car information is available at flysba.com/services/car rental_information

Taxi Service

Taxi Services to both of our campuses are available in Santa Barbara from the airport, the train station, and from the Airbus drop-off points. Pre-arranged taxi rates are approximately $40-$45 to/from SBA or $20 to/from the Santa Barbara Train Station and Hyatt Santa Barbara Airbus stop. Please note, Fly by Night Taxi is the only company based in Carpinteria with pre-arranged rates to/from the Carpinteria Train Station and Airbus Stop.

Airport Shuttle

LB Transportation Airport Shuttle offers shuttle service between SBA and the Ladera Campus, the Lambert Campus, and the Best Western Carpinteria Inn. Pre-arranged rates (24 hours in advance) are $36 for one passenger one-way plus $9 for each additional passenger for the same time to the same location (subject to change per provider). Contact LB Transportation at lbtransportation@verizon.net or 805.455.6384.


It is the policy of Pacifica’s Alumni Relations Office 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 the annual meeting. 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 www.pacifica.edu/disability-services.aspx.


Best Western Carpinteria Inn

Best Western Carpinteria Inn, 4558 Carpinteria Avenue, Carpinteria, CA 93013; 800.528.1234/ use code PGIAACOMINGHOME2019. A limited number of rooms are available for alumni/ae at special our special rate ($129.00/night). These rooms are held for the Association at this special rate until three days before the annual meeting. Be sure to mention PACIFICA GRADUATE INSTITUTE ALUMNI ASSOCIATION COMING HOME 2019 to receive the special rate. Package includes Friday and Saturday Lodging only – No other nights are not included, but may be available upon request for an additional fee.

Pacifica’s Ladera Lane Campus

Pacifica’s Ladera Lane Campus  – There are rooms available – REGISTER HERE

Pacifica Campus Accommodations are available on the checkout page


Beverage Service and Snacks will be available as well as Wine & Hors d’oeuvre during the Book Signing & Reception.

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