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Resources for First-Gen Students

Congratulations on your acceptance to Pace University! We know that as a first-generation student, you are facing many new challenges during your college decision process. Pace University is dedicated to supporting our first generation students through mentorship programs and providing additional resources on how to make the most of your college experience. We highly encourage you to explore the resources below provided by our Pace University staff and faculty as well as outside resources for first generation students.

Student receiving counseling.
Students sitting at a desk studying together.
View of the NYC skyline from one of the residential halls.
Students spending time in their dorm.

Contact Information

To learn more about Pace’s First Generation Support Programs, please reach out via email to:

Sara S. Hukkanen
Coordinator for Student Affairs, Pleasantville Campus
Phone: (914) 773-3351