Welcome to The Office of The First-Year Experience (FYE) at Pace University! Making the transition from high school to college can be difficult, and even scary. The Office of the First-Year Experience is here to assist all first-year students make a successful transition from high school to college. It is our goal to connect you to the various programs, events, activities and resources that Pace offers to ensure you have a well-rounded first year experience. Remember, your first year is not only comprised of academics, but co-curricular, experiential and service learning too!
Find out more details on what our orientation experience is like and why it is an essential part of your first year experience at Pace.
As a new student at Pace, you might not know what to expect. Our timeline will prepare you for your journey at Pace and give you a chronological overview of the new student experience.
First Year Timeline
Having an academic advisor to inform and support you during your first year at Pace is crucial. Learn more about how we ensure you will have a personalized advisement experience.
First Year Advising
Learn about the services offered on campus that will support you outside the classroom academically, socially, and emotionally.
Attending Pace at our downtown campus puts you right in the financial district and a subway ride away from many attractions. Get connected to our NYC resources.
The NYC Experience
Attending Pace at our Westchester campus gives you a traditional and tranquil college setting surrounding nature, but is still a short trip into the city. Get connected to your Westchester resources.
The Westchester Experience