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Vision and Mission


Pace University will be recognized as the premier student-outcomes centered institution in the New York metropolitan region, preparing students for lifelong success in the future of work and to be tomorrow’s leaders and changemakers in solving challenges in our society.


Pace University provides to its undergraduates a powerful combination of knowledge in the professions, real-world experience, and a rigorous liberal arts curriculum, giving them the skills and habits of mind to realize their full potential.

We impart to our graduate students a deep knowledge of their discipline and connection to its community.

Firmly rooted in the University's founding identity and mission of Opportunitas, this unique approach will enable all Pace graduates to realize their full potential as innovative thinkers and active problem solvers who are uniquely trained to make positive and enduring contributions to our future world.