You can get a quintessential campus experience just 45 minutes from NYC, and a stone's throw from Westchester's Fortune 500 companies and budding start-up scene. It's the best of both worlds: great internship opportunities, wide open spaces, a tight-knit community, and big city excitement nearby.
The 200-acre Westchester Campus recently had a makeover. Now it's got state-of-the-art residential, athletic, and academic facilities—including VR and simulation labs, a cutting-edge media production studio, and environmental center.
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Top 5 Reasons to Study on Pace’s Westchester Campus
Open spaces, sprawling campus quads, but still near the big city. See why Westchester is right for you.
State of the Art Campus
We’ve invested significantly in our 200-acre campus to build brand-new academic, research, residential, and athletic facilities, as well as a renovated and expanded student center. You’ll love where you live, learn, study, eat, and play.
Opportunity is close by.
Internship possibilities abound, with Fortune 500 companies such as IBM, NBC Sports, PepsiCo, and Mastercard operating alongside entrepreneurial start-ups and state and local government offices and agencies.
Open spaces, amazing places.
Our campus provides the quintessential college experience. Our on-campus Nature Center–home to gardens, a nature trail, and an apiary–makes you feel like you’re in another world. And just a few miles away, easy access to hiking, skiing, kayaking, and more.
Vibrant and diverse campus life.
If you’re looking for a close-knit community where everybody knows your name and an active campus with NCAA Northeast-10 sports teams, student clubs and organizations including Greek life, you’ve come to the right Pace campus. Your second family is waiting to meet you.
The best of both New York worlds...
Just 45 minutes away by train or shuttle bus, NYC is your campus, too!
Get Close to Nature
Our on-campus Nature Center is home to gardens, a nature trail, and the best view on campus. It's Pace Westchester's hub for environmental education and advocacy. Get involved, work on a faculty-led research project, or decompress in the lush gardens.
Athletics and Fitness
Whether you’re an athlete who wants to compete or a fan who wants to cheer, the NCAA Division II Northeast-10 Conference Pace Setters are your top dogs. See them in action at our brand new and expanded athletics fields and facilities. Pace is also home to eSports and recreational intramural leagues including dodgeball, indoor soccer, badminton, and more.
There are hundreds of ways to make the most of your Westchester Campus experience. Check out some of the ways our students are getting involved though clubs and organizations.
Whether you’re into psychology, biology, or criminal justice, take your interests to the next level with these student orgs.
From marketing plans to market analysis, choose from more than 20 Pace student clubs and orgs that are getting down to business.
Whether you’re interested in writing, reporting, TV, or concert-planning, Pace has got you covered.
Can you dance your tail off? Put on a show? Do you have the pipes that will make people feel aca-awesome or fill them with irrepressible joy? Our performing and visual arts student organizations are looking for you!
From Latin flavor to rainbow pride, Pace has plenty of cultural student organizations to choose from!
Change makers in the movement to end cancer; promote peace; and save our planet. All in a day’s work for a Pace student.
If you want to go Greek, then you’re in the right place! From the Alpha to the Omega, check out which sororities and fraternities are on campus.
SGA, RHA, BAC, SAAC. If you don’t know these acronyms, then you don’t know the student leaders of your University. Check it out.
With more than 100 student organizations at Pace University, there’s something for everyone to get involved in.
Get out There
Akhila Ramesh ’21 wanted to see more artsy clubs on campus. So she founded the fashion industry–focused club POSE and invited a panel of industry professionals to the first event. Instant hit!
Living on Campus
Get ready to live the good life at one of our many residence halls in Westchester. Singles, doubles, triples, and townhouses—get a taste of the “suite” life.
Dining on Campus
Vegan, gluten free, vegetarian, halal, or Kosher, we got you covered. See what Pace is cooking up and explore the options you have for dining on campus and off.
Getting Around and Campus Safety
Here’s what you need to know about getting to campus, getting around campus, and staying safe while on campus.
"My favorite thing about being on the Westchester Campus is how everyone joins together for lawn games and fun when the weather is nice outside!"
Carmela Piccolo ’21
“I love seeing the sun rise and set over our beautiful campus. Even in COVID times, our student leaders never fail to create events to bring the student body together. The Westchester Campus is a beautiful place that allows students to come as they are to make Pace a better and more diverse community.”
Ja’Rette Mungin ’21
“My favorite thing about being on the Westchester Campus is being able to enjoy the Farmer's Market in Pleasantville every Saturday. I love being able to capture pictures of deer on campus and enjoy the beauty of Choate Pond. I think Choate Pond is a nice place to take a step back and relax.”
Irach’e Teague ’22