Pace University

Pace University

Top reasons to study here

  • At the core of a Pace education is a strong foundation in the liberal arts and sciences with an emphasis on the combination of theory and practice.
  • We educate those who aspire to excellence and leadership in their professions, their lives, and their communities.
  • Pace University provides to its undergraduates a powerful combination of knowledge in the professions giving them the skills and habits of mind to succeeed.

Bachelor's programmes

Natural Sciences & Mathematics (7)
Medicine & Health (3)
Applied Sciences & Professions (2)
Environmental Studies & Earth Sciences (2)
Hospitality, Leisure & Sports (2)
Journalism & Media (2)

About

History

Founded as a one-room accounting school in 1906, Pace has grown to three campuses in New York City and Westchester County, New York, and enrolls more than 13,000 students in bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral programs in more than 150 majors and programs. Its six schools and colleges offer a variety of courses in business, health care, computer science, humanities, education, science and more.

Education

We embrace a culture of quality improvement and shared values to ensure an informed, responsive, caring, and effective community empowered to build and sustain a great University. Together, faculty, administrators, and staff pursue innovation in academic programs and administrative services. We operate with integrity, following through on our commitments to students and each other, holding ourselves accountable for our decisions and actions. We embody an ethos of respect for, and celebration of, our diversity, creating an inclusive and welcoming environment where every person is encouraged to freely and respectfully contribute to the life of the University.

Research

 Research is a cornerstone of the Pace educational experience, it received more than $9.4 million in research grant funding. Our faculty’s commitment to intellectual discourse and research is surpassed only by their desire to help students realize their dreams.

Career

Classroom learning and real-world experience is the hallmark of a Pace education. That combination prepares students for today's competitive job market and helps them obtain full-time job offers before they even graduate

Global Student Satisfaction Awards 2019

GSSA 2019

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Services

Housing services

Living on campus can be an extraordinary learning experience and can help define a student's college experience. We offer a variety of housing options as well as different themed floors and programming to serve students' interests. Study and sleep in one of more than a dozen residence halls!

Library services

The Pace University Library, comprised of the Birnbaum Library in NYC, Mortola Library in Pleasantville, Graduate Center Library and Law School Library in White Plains, provides an impressive array of material and digital resources in support of classroom teaching, collaborative and interactive learning, independent study, scholarly research, and lifelong learning, in its four locations and online

ICT services

Pace University has a variety of 'enterprise software' license agreements which allow various groups of the University Community to obtain software products for work or personal use. The Information Technology Services (ITS) administers many of these enterprise license agreements.

Medical services

Services available for students, faculty, staff, alumni, and their families include:

  • health education
  • health assessment with complete physical examinations
  • women's health care
  • diagnosis and treatment of illnesses such as sore throat, cough, or other infections
  • first aid for minor injuries
  • management of chronic health problems such as high blood pressure

Student Life

Campus life

The New York city campus is impressive not only in its physical attributes, but as an intellectual and cultural focal point for one of New York City's most dynamic and revitalized areas. The interaction between campus and community benefits both.

Pace offers five residence halls at the Pleasantville location from classic residence halls to suite style living to townhouses. We work hard to make living at our Westchester Campus as safe and comfortable as possible, while being engaging and fun. Our residential program is designed to create a supportive environment for students to live and learn.

Sports facilities

All Pace students have access to the Civic Center Gym at One Pace Plaza, which includes a cardio and weight room as well as a full-sized basketball court. Plus, zumba and yoga classes, and intramural sports will keep you in tip-top shape. Some residence halls also offer students complimentary passes for nearby gyms and fitness centers. 

Student clubs

Pace University has more than 100 student clubs and organizations on its three campuses. Joining a club isn’t just about fun and games; student involvement is critical to the college experience and can provide transferable leadership and organizational experience that will assist students throughout their college career and beyond. 

  • Business/Professional: From marketing plans to market analysis, choose from more than a dozen Pace student clubs and organizations that are getting down to business.
  • Media and Entertainment: Whether you’re interested in writing, reporting, TV, or concert-planning, Pace has got you covered. Now back to you, Barbara!
  • Cultural/Social: Pace has more than 20 cultural student organizations

Accreditation

Pace University is chartered by the Regents of the State of New York and is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104. (267-284-5000) The Middle States Commission on Higher Education is an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation. All Pace University degree programs are registered with the New York State Education Department.

Student Reviews

Exploring at Pace
Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

Within this degree program, I was able to contour my studies into what I wanted. The professors do not discourage you to do research into topics that are not necessarily taught in classes. I learned a lot about NY State and NYC policy and was able to get first-hand experience doing mock trials, co-writing bills, lobbying, and seminars which are all offered for...

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Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

All the professors are helpful

Great student environment!
Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

Great learning place and amazing professors.

New York City, New York, United States

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