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First-Year and Transfer degree students may apply to Pace University for either the fall or spring semester and as a full-time or part-time student. International degree students must apply as a full-time student for either the fall or spring semester. Undergraduate students must submit final, official transcripts for all secondary and post secondary institutions attended before matriculation (first day of classes). Both Freshman and transfers must submit proof of high school graduation or equivalency. Federal Aid cannot be disbursed until proof of high school graduation is received. Registration will be restricted for subsequent semester until final, official post-secondary transcripts are received.
Effective for Fall 2021 applicants:
We now offer three admission decision plans- Early Decision, Early Action 1, Early Action 2 and Regular Decision. Learn more about our Early Action and Early Decision Plans.
|Fall Early Decision (Binding) deadline1
|Fall Early Action1 (Non-Binding) deadline1
|Fall Early Action 2 (Non-Binding) deadline
|Fall Performing Arts deadline
|Fall regular decision deadline
|February 15 (Pace uses a rolling admission plan after February 15 based on space availability.)
|Fall Nursing deadline
|Fall FAFSA priority filing deadline
|Fall Tuition and Guaranteed Housing Deposit deadline
|Spring application deadline
|December 1 (Pace uses a rolling admission plan after December 1 based on space availability.)
|Spring Tuition and Guaranteed Housing Deposit deadline
Applicants who are not accepted under Early Decision or Early Action will be reviewed, without bias, under the Regular Decision process. Early Decision applicants in this pool will be released from the binding Early Decision Agreement.
First-Year Applicants (domestic) - The following information must be submitted in order for a student to be considered for admission:
Transfer Applicants - The following information must be submitted in order for a student to be considered for admission:
Transfer Applicants with less than 32 earned credits must also submit:
Please note that although the University does not require a Personal Statement/Essay or Letters of Recommendation for transfer applicants, these documents may be requested by the Office of Undergraduate Admission to complete the review process.
Transcripts from all previously attended colleges and universities must be submitted even if transfer credit will not be requested. Submission of false records or omission of previous college, university and/or proprietary school attendance may result in denial of admission, reversal of admission decision, and/or denial of transfer credit.
In order to complete the evaluation of credits and registration, all credentials should be received by the Office of Undergraduate Admission at least six weeks prior to the date of enrollment. Courses with grades of C or better are considered for transfer credit. Grades of C- or lower are not transferable.
Please note that the fall application deadline for this program is December 15 for first-year students.
The four-year BS in Nursing program is offered only on the Westchester Campus in Pleasantville. Deadline for first-year applications is February 15th. Admission to the program is competitive. Clinical courses begin fall semester only. View a complete list of Admission deadlines.
For transfer applicants interested in the Lienhard School of Nursing, please note that there are additional requirements, which include prerequisite coursework and an admission exam. For more information, please visit www.pace.edu/transfer/nursing.
Lienhard School of Nursing students must be certified in Professional Providers CPR and submit a satisfactory medical certification, including physical examination, chest x-ray, and required immunization prior to their first clinical experience.