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Undergraduate Admission

The Pforzheimer Honors College invites you to an overnight experience, the Pforzheimer Overnight Program (P.O.P), for admitted students entering the Westchester Honors College in the fall. This is your chance to get a taste of what life is like for a Pace honors student:

  • Meet other admitted honors students, current honors students, faculty and alumni
  • Have dinner with the Honors Council
  • Attend an honors class
  • Get a taste of dorm life by staying with an honors student
The Pforzheimer Overnight Program is designed for the students who have received official acceptance into the Pforzheimer Honors College on the Pleasantville Campus.

Event Details

Date: Sunday, March 8th - Monday, March 9th

Time: Check-in begins at 4:00 p.m. and the program runs until 1:00 p.m. the next day.
Location: Pace University, Westchester Campus, 861 Bedford Road, Pleasantville, NY.

Please enter the campus through Entrances 1 or 2 and park in Lot F. Follow the signs and proceed to the check-in table inside the Kessel Student Center.

RSVP: Register Here

Registration is limited. Your spot will be confirmed once you receive an e-mail from Kellie Vanwort of the Honors College. Please do not make any hotel or travel arrangements until you receive a confirmation.

Parents: View hotels near the Westchester campus.

event schedule

Sunday, March 8th, 2015

4:00: Check-in (Setter’s Café, Kessel Student Center)
4:15 - 4:30 p.m.: Mingling Social with host Honors students, advisors and faculty - Students Only (Gottesman Room, Kessel Student Center) 
4:15 - 5:00 p.m.: Admission and Financial Aid information session - Parents only (Multi-Purpose Room, Kessel Student Center)
4:30 p.m.: Welcome Address (Gottesman Room, Kessel Student Center)
5:00 p.m.: Enjoy dinner with host Honor students, advisors and faculty  (Gottesman Room, Kessel Student Center)
6:00 p.m.: Evening entertainment (Kessel Student Center)
9:00 p.m.: Late night fun in the Pace Perk Café (Pace Perk Café, Briarcliff Campus)
Monday, March 9th, 2015
9:00 - 10:15 a.m.: Enjoy breakfast with host Honor students (Butcher Suite, Kessel Student Center)
10:30 a.m.: Attend an Honors class (Lienhard Lecture Hall)
11:30 a.m.: Campus tour - Students Only
12:00 p.m.: Family Association and Campus Life - Parents Only (optional) (Gottesman Room, Kessel Student Center)
1:00 p.m.: Checkout (Pforzehimer Honors Lounge, Kessel Student Center)

Optional: There will be another campus tour at 3:00 p.m. leaving from the Welcome Center. You must register for this tour in advance. Click here to register for a tour.

Overnight Waiver: Please complete the overnight waiver and bring it with you to the event.
Photo Release: There will be photography at this event to be used by Pace University in the future. Please complete the photo release form and bring it with you to the event. If there are any questions, please contact Kellie Vanwort.
Contact Us: 
Pforzheimer Honors College
Kellie Vanwort
Undergraduate Admission
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