If you've been admitted to the New York City campus for the Spring 2014 semester, please follow the steps below. For more detailed information please consult the Orientation and Registration Guide you received in the mail. If you've been admitted to the Westchester campus, please click here for next steps.
International Students: Please read through Steps 1 and 2 and the information about the Mandatory International Immigration Information Session (MIIIS)
Step 1: Orientation Sign-Up
Orientation will prepare you for classes and life at Pace University. Choose from the following dates:
Optional Campus Tours:
For a campus tour on orientation day, please arrive 1-hour prior to the start time listed above.
There is a $40 Orientation fee that you will be prompted to pay during registration. Guests may accompany you for a fee of $25 per person.
Schedule of Events:
Contact Student Development and Campus Activities Office at 212-346-1590.
Step 2: Placement Testing
Math and Writing Placement Tests:
All new beginning freshmen must take the math and writing placement tests. Transfer students required to take a placement test will receive a letter from the Office of Undergraduate Admission.
The Math Placement Test will be given on-site on the dates and times listed below and Check-in is at the lobby of One Pace Plaza:
- January 8th, 2014 at 9:00 A.M.
- January 22, 2014 at 9:00 A.M.
If you are required to take the Math Placement Exam, please take the test prior
to your Orientation date. For additional information, or to sign up for the exam, please contact the CAE at 212-346-1386 or e-mail us
. A practice test for those who need to take the exam is available here
The Writing Placement Test
is available remotely and can be taken by you, if you are required to take one, prior to you attending orientation. For information about the test and when during the weeks of January 6th and January 20th the site will be live, please click here
. If you have any questions, please contact the CAE at 212-346-1386 or e-mail us
Modern Language Placement Test:
If you are not transferring in college credits for a foreign language and plan to study a language which you studied for 2+ years in high school, you may need to take an online placement test
. Please contact CAE at 212-346-1386 for details.
Contact Center for Academic Excellence (CAE) at 212-346-1386
For International Students
If you are an international student, in addition to orientation, you are required to attend a Mandatory International Immigration Information Session (MIIIS).
What is the MIIIS?
This event will provide you with critical information about being an International Student-Visa holder in the U.S. Most importantly, you will have the opportunity to ask questions about life in New York and the college experience.
Wednesday, January 22
1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Check-in at One Pace Plaza
How to Register:
You will be able to register for both the MIIIS and Orientation through the online registration system
. We recommend that you sign-up for the orientation session on Wednesday, January 22.
Contact Office of International Students and Scholars at 212-346-1368