Application Process

Application Deadlines

All iPace programs can be started in either the fall, spring or summer semesters:
  • Fall Semester: August 11th, 2014
  • Late Fall Semester: September 2nd, 2014
  • Spring Semester: December 22nd, 2014
    • Late Spring Semester: January 12th, 2015
  • Summer Semester: April 21st, 2015 

Application Process

Step 1: Complete an application
  • Click to access our online application system or complete a printed application and mail it to our Application Processing Center
  • Complete all four sections of the iPace application
  • Select "Submit application" to agree to the terms and conditions and proceed to payment/pay later
  • Applicants with a fee waiver should answer "Yes" to the question, "Were you referred by a Pace University alumnus, faculty/staff member, or current student?" and enter the applicable referral code you were provided for the fee waiver to be applied
  • Applicants will receive an email confirmation with directions on how to return to the application to check its status or to access it later for future completion
Step 2: Send the following documents to our application processing center
  • A professional resume
  • Official transcripts - All transcripts from every College/University previously attended
  • Proof of High School Graduation - Official copy or photocopy of high school diploma/transcript/GED
  • Official High School Transcript - This applies to General Arts and Sciences, AA applicants only
  • Official SAT/ACT score report - This applies to all applicants who have graduated from High School within the past two years.
  • TOEFL / IELTS score report. Students with degrees from outside of the United States, where English is not the primary language, must submit a TOEFL/ IELTS score report of at least an 88 TOEFL- IBT/ 6.5 IELTS 
Send to:
Pace University
Application Processing Center
861 Bedford Rd
Pleasantville, NY 10570-2799
Step 3: Track your application status

To check the status of your application please use the Applicant Portal at least 24 hours after application submission.
 
If this is your first time logging into the Applicant Portal, you’ll need to first Activate Your Account.
  • Retrieve your User Name from the Pace White Pages. Enter your last name in the “Name” field, select “Applicants” from the “Person Type” field, then select “Search” for your results.
  • Type your User Name on the Account Activation Screen and enter your default password in the password field. Your default password is your initials from your first and last name (lower-case), followed by a hyphen, and then your date of birth in MMDDYY format. For example: JK-072680)
  • Create a new password and save for future use.
  • Set your security questions.

Return to the Applicant Portal and enter your Pace User Name and newly created password for account access. If you require further assistance with this process, please contact the ITS Helpdesk at (914) 773-3333.

Admission Requirements

Students should have a minimum of 56 college credits completed to apply for any of the iPace Bachelor degree completion programs. Students with less than 56 transfer credits should apply for the iPace Associates degree in General Arts and Sciences, a 100% online degree providing students with the necessary prerequisite courses necessary to gain admission into the iPace Bachelor degree programs.

  • Students who have earned an Associate degree from a regionally accredited institution may be eligible to apply all credits toward the prerequisite minimum of 56 credits and a maximum of 68 credits. All others will have transcripts reviewed to ensure successful completion of a minimum of at least 32 Liberal Arts and Sciences credits
  • Courses must have a grade of C or better
  • Some credits may not be accepted if earned over 15 years ago

A minimum GPA of 2.5 for admission for all programs, with the exception of the BS in Nursing, which requires a minimum GPA of 2.75.

At least one credit-bearing college-level writing course or demonstration of writing ability through an examination provided by Pace University .

Resumption of Studies Process

If you are a former Pace student and are interested in resuming studies (and changing your major) to the iPace program, you must have completed at least 56 credits to be considered. If you meet this requirement, please follow these steps:
 
Step 1: Click here to access the Resumption of Studies form and here for the Change of Major form
 
Step 2: Complete both forms and e-mail or fax them to the Program Advisor:
Step 3: The Program Advisor will determine eligibility to resume studies and contact the individual to discuss enrollment

iPace Academic Calendar Year

Fall 2014 Semester: 09/11/2014 - 12/03/2014   
Fall 2014 Semester (Nursing Only): 09/03/14 - 12/20/2014 
Late Fall 2014 Semester: 10/02/2014 - 12/23/2014 
 
Spring 2015 Semester: 01/22/2015 - 04/15/2015 
Spring 2015 Semester (Nursing Only): 01/26/2015 - 05/16/2015 
Late Spring Semester: 02/12/2015 - 05/06/2015
 
Summer 2015 Semester: 05/21/2015 - 08/13/2015 
Summer 2015 Online Seminar: 05/07/2015 - 05/20/2015 
 
For more information, please contact: