Pace University

Pace University

The modern society requires universities to break away from the past educational paradigm and change themselves. Now is the time for universities to focus their attention on fieldoriented education and research as well as to pursue practical education and research in order to foster talented students.

Top reasons to study here

  • Pace University in the 21st century is shaped by its enduring traditions of opportunity and innovation.
  • We educate those who aspire to excellence and leadership in their professions, their lives, and their communities.
  • We embrace a culture of quality improvement and shared values to ensure an informed, and effective community empowered to build and sustain a great University.

PhD Programmes

Medicine & Health (3)
Computer Science & IT (2)
Business & Management (1)

About

History

Since 1906, Pace University has produced thinking professionals by providing high-quality education for the professions with a firm base in liberal learning amid the advantages of the New York Metropolitan Area.

Education

A private university, Pace enrolling almost 13,000 students in bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral programs in its College of Health Professions, Dyson College of Arts and Sciences, Lubin School of Business, School of Education, School of Law, and Seidenberg School of Computer Science and Information Systems.

Research

The Center for Community Action and Research (CCAR) works to build ongoing, beneficial partnerships with community organizations to bring Pace resources to bear on community identified needs.

The CCAR coordinates Pace University’s participation in several national civic engagement initiatives. Pace University is a founding member of Project Pericles, a Jefferson Awards Champion, a Carnegie Foundation Community Engagement designee since 2006, and is on the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll.

Career

The Career Services Department, the largest in the New York Metropolitan Area, and one of the most valuable resources at the University, opens the doors to incredible work opportunities for current students and alumni.Our relationships with over 3,000 regional and national employers within numerous industries including business, government, entertainment, healthcare and technology, provide extensive opportunities for networking, internships and professional employment.

Services

Housing services

The Office of Housing and Residential Life at Pace University will help you find the right housing option to suit your needs.

Students will be offered a variety of safe, secure and comfortable residences that allow them to focus on their studies in a sociable and relaxed environment.

Library services

The Pace University Library is an exciting place for scholarship, community, collaboration, service, and research. We are an information hub and a campus crossroads for the academic and social activities that takes place on our campuses. Our Library is a multi-campus system comprised of the Birnbaum Library on the NYC campus, the Mortola Library in Pleasantville and the Law School Library, which operates under the Law School Administration in White Plains.

The Library offers users a wide array of resources and services including access to over 120 research databases (from on or off campus,) print and e-books, resource sharing partnerships with local area libraries and consortia, and comprehensive interlibrary loan services for materials not owned by the Pace Library.

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.The Pleasantville campus in Westchester County, New York is set on 200 acres of rolling countryside where the University flourishes as a preeminent institution of higher education, offering a broad range of undergraduate degree programs, and graduate programs in nursing.

Sports facilities

Westchester campus

  • Pace Stadium - Home to the Pace Football, Men’s Lacrosse, Women’s Lacrosse and Women’s Soccer teams, Pace Stadium features FieldTurf, lights, and seating for 1,100 fans.
  • Goldstein Fitness Center - The home of Pace Volleyball, Basketball and Swimming & Diving, the facility includes a 2,400-seat arena, scoreboards, walking/jogging track, aerobics/ dance room, fitness room with cardio theater, eight-lane natatorium, locker rooms, equipment room, and training facility. Classes offered: Zumba, Step Aerobics, Kickboxing Aerobics, Yoga and more.
New York Campus
  • The NYC Civic Center Gym, updated in 2011, features a variety of fitness equipment for students, faculty, staff and alumni.

Student clubs

Clubs and Organizations:

Business/Professional

  • ASCEND
  • Beta Alpha Psi
  • Economic Society
  • Institute for Management Accountants (IMA)
  • Pace Advertising Club
  • Pace University Marketing Association (PUMA)
Academic/ Collegiate Interest
  • Beta Beta Beta (Tri-Beta)
  • Geek League
  • Law Society
  • Pace Computing Society
  • Pre Med Society
  • Psi Chi
  • Cultural, Social, And Religious
  • Black Student Union (BSU)
  • Chicktime
  • Generation Citizen
  • Hillel
  • Lavender Ladies
  • Pace Stonewall Coalition
  • Sabor Latino
  • Shakti Dance Team
  • Student Veteran Association
Media and Entertainment
  • Aphros Literary Magazine
  • Legend Yearbook
  • Pace Press Newspaper
  • POP-TV
  • Styleta
  • WPUB Radio Station

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.

New York City, New York, United States

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