Pace University

Pleasantville-Briarcliff Campus

Campus Description

For over 100 years Pace University has produced thinking professionals by providing high quality education for the professions on a firm base of liberal learning amid the advantages of the New York metropolitan area. A private university, Pace enrolls nearly 13,000 students in Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctoral programs in its Lubin School of Business, Dyson College of Arts and Sciences, College of Health Professions, School of Education, School of Law, and Seidenberg School of Computer Science and Information Systems.At Pace, diverse students in graduate and undergraduate programs take advantage of more than 100 potential specializations in the liberal arts and sciences, business, law, health, education, and computer science. Pace enhances students' experiences with one of the metropolitan area's largest cooperative education and internship program. The University draws strength from campuses in three parts of the New York metropolitan area, all ideally located near world class centers of finance, accounting, media, healthcare, performing arts and information technology. This enables Pace to offer students choices of living and learning experiences especially focused on professional careers with opportunities for improving their lives and the lives of others. The quintessentially-urban campus in New York City is blocks from Wall Street and the South Street Seaport. The traditional suburban collegiate setting in Pleasantville, New York, is in the heart of beautiful Westchester County, and the White Plains campus contains a 13-acre Law School. Pace combines the benefits and resources of a large university with the warmth and personal attention usually associated with a small college, with undergraduate class sizes averaging only 21 students. Campus housing is available on each campus.

Welcome Center, 861 Bedford Rd., Pleasantville, NY 10570

Phone: 
Toll-free 800.874.PACE or 914.773.3746
Fax: 
914.773.3871

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Degrees Offered

Associate, Bachelor’s, Certificates, Post-Bachelor’s Certificate, Master’s, Post-Master’s Certificate, Doctorate (Research/Scholarship, Professional Practice)

Sports

Varsity Sports: Women's: volleyball, cheerleading, dance, field hockey, cross country, soccer, swimming and diving, basketball, softball, lacrosse. Men's: baseball, basketball, cross-country, football, lacrosse, swimming/diving.

 Intramural Sports: badminton, basketball, dodgeball, flag football, futsal, soccer, softfball, ultimate frisbee, volleyball, whiffleball.

Clubs and Activities

Speech and Debate Club, Commuter Advisory Board, Residence Hall Association, the 808’s Step Team, Accounting Society, Black Student Union, Colleges Against Cancer, Criminal Justice Society, CRU, Desi Heritage of Southeast Asia, Future Educators Association, Inter Fraternity Council, Lubin Business Association, National Association for Latino Fraternities Organization, National Pan Hellenic Council, NATURE, Organization of Latin American Students, Pace Drama Alliance, Pace Pride, Pace Presentia Yearbook, Peace and Justice Society, Psychology Club, Students for Justice in Palestine, Student Nurses at Pace, Student Nurses Coalition for Diversity and Development, Students of Caribbean Awareness, The Pace Chronicle, University Panhellenic Council, VOX Literary and Arts Magazine, WPAW Radio Station, Student Veterans of America, Muslim Student Association, Gamma Sigma Sigma, Pace Investment Management Club, Alpha Chi Epsilon, Alpha Chi Rho, Alpha Phi Delta, Delta Kappa Epsilon, Pi Lambda Phi, Tau Kappa Epsilon, Alpha Phi Alpha, Delta Sigma Theta, Sigma Gamma Rho, Zeta Phi Beta, Lamda Upsilon Lambda, Omega Phi Beta, Sigma Lambda Upsilon, Alpha Lambda Sigma, Delta Phi Epsilon, Nu Zeta Phi, Phi Sigma Sigma, Sigma Iota Chi.

Featured Programs

Pforzheimer Honors College (and Business Honors Program); Career Services.

Enrollment for Fall 2015

Undergraduate (Matriculated): 2,560 (Full-time: 901 men, 1,334 women; Part-time: 213 men, 112 women)
Graduate (Matriculated): 893 (Full-time: 84 men, 182 women; Part-time: 243 men, 384 women)
39% enrolled in top quarter of high school class
16% enrolled in top 10% of high school class
SAT verbal range: 460 – 560
SAT math range: 470 – 570
ACT range: 20 – 25
SAT/ACT Special Note: SAT/ACT scores are not required of international students.
77% have a high school GPA of 3.0 or higher
23% have a high school GPA of 2.0 to less than 3.0

Campus Demographics

 Undergraduate StudentsGraduate Students
% Black / African American14%16%
% Asian6%7%
% Hispanic / Latino17%12%
% White, Non-Hispanic54%50%
% American Indian / Alaskan Native0%1%
% International / Nonresident Alien2%7%
% Two or more races3%2%
% Unknown Race / Ethnicity4%5%

Tuition Information for 2015-2016

Tuition & Fees:
$41,333 per year, or $1,140 per credit
Tuition Only:
$39,728
Room & Board:
$15,010 (room and board may vary depending on residence hall, room and meal plan)

Admission/Application Deadlines

Freshmen Applications:
fall- February 15, early action- December 1; spring- rolling
Transfer Applications:
rolling

Financial Aid Deadlines

Financial Aid Deadlines (Same for Freshmen and Transfers):
March 1, February 15 priority

Application Requirements

Freshmen: HS transcript or GED; SAT or ACT; 2 counselor and/or teacher recommendations; personal statement; $50 fee;
Transfers: Also, all college transcripts for transfers (HS transcript unnecessary for Associate degree holders).
Average Financial Aid Package:
$32,358
Average Non-Need-Based Scholarship or Grant Aid:
$18,128
Types of Non-Need Aid Awarded:
Academics; Alumni Affiliation; Athletics and Music/Drama