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Fall Orientation

We are excited that you’ll be joining our community for the Fall 2015 semester. Below is all the information you need to get started for Freshman Orientation at Pace University.

The easiest way to sign-up for Orientation is through our online Orientation Registration System. This system will allow you to select an orientation date, as well as indicate which of your family members plan to attend Orientation with you. In addition, when registering, you will be asked to complete a Course Selection Questionnaire.

Steps to follow for submitting your orientation registration electronically (preferred method of submission):

1. Register for Orientation and check your personal information as explained in Dr. Maxam's Orientation welcome letter that was mailed to you.

2. Please use the Pre-Registration Instruction and Advising Guide (PDF) and read the instructions on Page 2 to complete the Online Course Selection Questionnaire.
3. Review the Learning Communities Supplement to aid you in your selection in learning community choices.
4. Complete the online Course Selection Questionnaire – complete Release, Consent, and Waiver; select your Orientation date.
5. In addition, whether you register online or by mail, please refer to the placement testing information.

 

Orientation dates for Freshman students are as follows:

NEW YORK CITY CAMPUS

  • June 18-19
  • June 25-26
  • July 9-10*
  • July 16-17*
  • July 23-24

WESTCHESTER CAMPUS

  • July 9-10*
  • July 16-17
  • July 23-24
  • July 30-31*

View the Schedule of Events (PDF)

View Parent and Family Orientation

View Orientation Fees

View the Schedule of Events (PDF)

View Parent and Family Orientation

View Orientation Fees

*If you have been accepted in to the NYC or Westchester Pforzheimer Honors College, please attend one of the designated sessions.

 

Parents and family members wishing to stay in the area during Orientation

During Summer Orientaiton, on-campus housing will be provided for incoming Freshman students. Parents and family members can stay at a hotel near our New York City Campus or Westchester-Pleasantville Campus. View a list of local hotels.