Pace University, New York, USA

New York, USA

  • 1906

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History, Affiliations & Rankings

Pace University is a public university that was founded in 1906. This is the number one private college in the US in propelling students to new heights and helps upward economic mobility. The university gets a total of 8,960 undergraduate enrollments every year. Situated in an urban setting, the campus size of Pace University is 218 acres. The academic calendar of the university follows the semester pattern. Pace University is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, and all the courses offered by the university are registered under the New York State Education Department.

Infrastructure, Campus & Courses

The tuition fee for Pace University programmes is usually up to $46,500. The application fee for UG programmes at the university is $50 and $70 for graduate programmes. Offering a variety of courses and with its two main campuses, the university provides students with two distinct collegiate experiences. With one campus at New York City, students learn and live amidst the hustle of Manhattan’s Financial District and with the other campus situated 30 miles away, students enjoy a suburban lifestyle on the Westchester campus. The university offers on-campus housing options to its undergraduate students at both locations. The application process of Pace University is conducted in both online and offline mode. The university requires international students to have qualified English language tests like IELTS, TOEFL and PTE to get admission in its programmes. The subject tests accepted by the university are SAT, ACT, GRE, GMAT, etc. 

Accomplishments & Alumni

Due to its vast curriculum and the quality education, Pace University has been ranked as the number 1 university in the nation by Harvard University’s insights of opportunities for upward economic mobility. Since its establishment, Pace University has made immense growth in terms of expanding its one campus into three with more than 1300 students strength and over 150 programs being offered. 

Student Diversity & Visiting Companies

Pace University comes ideal in terms of diversity of the students with over 13, 600 students enrolled in over 170 courses across the different streams from different places all around the world. In the meantime, Pace University also works hard to get the students prepared for placement with 10,000 employers working with Pace University every year. The students get an opportunity to get placed in some of the top-notch visiting companies such as Deloitte, Dreamworks, KPMG, American Express, etc.

COVID-19 Response (Spring Term 2021)

Pace University has decided to conduct the Spring 2021 semester classed under the following four formats after consultation with the respective department and the university authorities:

  • Fully on-campus: Limited courses will be offered fully on campus due to campus restrictions and safety guidelines 

  • HyFlex: Classes under HyFlex format are offered simultaneously in-person and remotely. Students will have the flexibility to choose the format based on their convenience.

  • Web-assisted: It is the combination of in-person, on-campus class meetings and some online elements.

  • Fully online: Most courses will be fully remotely. It will be either synchronous or asynchronous. In synchronous format, students will be able to attend live classes while in case of asynchronous format students will be able to access online classes any time. 

Accommodation for Students

  • On-campus accommodation is available for students and international students are required to complete the Spring Move-In Registration Form available in the MyHousing account of students before the move- in. 

  • Pre-Arrival Testing and Quarantine Move-In Process is mandatory before entry.

  • Capacity in the residency hall had been limited. 

On-campus Guidelines

  • Every member of the university is required to use the face covering, maintain social distancing, keep personal hygiene and avoid unnecessary gatherings on the campus.  

  • Gym and fitness areas will remain closed until further notice.

Pace University Facts & Highlights

Type of University 

Private, Coed

Average Annual Tuition Fee

Bachelors: $46,978 (2021-22)

Masters: $41,250 (2021-22)

Admission Intakes

Fall, Summer & Spring 

Average GPA Requirement


Average Exam Score Requirement

SAT - 1050-1230; ACT - 21-27; IELTS - 6.5; TOEFL - 80; GRE - 310; GMAT - 550

Admission Requirements

Academic Transcript, SOP, LOR

Admissions Deadlines

Bachelors - Application Deadline I: Nov 15, Application Deadline II: Dec 1

Masters - Business/ Computer Science & Information Systems/ Education: June 1 (Fall Term), March 1 (Summer Term), October 1 (Spring Term)

Percentage of International Students


Size of Campus (in acres)


Alumni Worldwide 


Female to Male Ratio

64 : 36

Average Salary after 10 Years

$58,333 (Annual)

Pace University Rankings

Ranked  by 





U.S. News & World Report - National University Ranking





Pace University Subject Rankings

Ranked  by 





U.S. News & World Report - Graduate Business School

101- 143 

99- 131



U.S. News & World Report - UG Business





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Pace University, New York, USA Scholarship

President’s and Dean’s Scholarship Awards

Freshmen undergraduate international students meeting the following minimum requirements are considered for President’s and Dean’s Scholarship Awards:

  • Both full-time and part-time students who demonstrate exceptional academic ability are recognised for the scholarship.

  • International candidates pursuing a full-time programme from Pace University are required to take at least 9 credits per spring and fall semesters.

Scholarship Amount: From $3,200 to $7,380 per academic year

How to Apply? 

Candidates are not required to fill up a separate application form for the President’s and Dean’s Scholarship Awards. The admission application form serves as the form for this scholarship.

The university will correspond with the awardee via email.

Graduate Assistantships

Graduate students who show academic accomplishment, possess apt skills and have relevant experience are considered for Graduate Assistantships.  The award is given on a per-semester basis. Limited funds are available under Graduate Assistantships and thus it is quite competitive. 

Both full- and part-time assistantships in research and/or administrative positions are available to qualified students. Amounts awarded depend on whether the student is a full or partial assistant.

Scholarship Amount: Half or full tuition fee waiver along with stipend. The amount awarded depends on whether the student is enrolled in full or time or partial assistantship. 

Application Process: 

Candidates will have to fill a separate application form for this scholarship. The application is available on the Scholarships and Grants page of the official portal of the university.

The deadline to submit the scholarship application is the same as the admission application deadline.

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