Pace University Rankings

By | April 18, 2020

Located in New York, NY, Pace University is one of the best universities in the state of New York. On this page, you will find in-depth rankings for Pace University in the following areas: graduation rates, teaching  resources, financing opportunities, and alumni donations. Latest acceptance rate is also given to show how competitive is Pace University.

1 Pace Plaza New York, NY 10038
Phone: (212) 346-1323
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Rankings: Pace University

Rankings, Ratings, and Admissions Statistics
Peer college rating (out of 5) 2.4
Graduation and retention ranking: 169
Average freshman retention rate: 74.5%
6-year graduation rate: 57.0%
Predicted graduation rate: 53%
Overperformance(+)/Underperformance(-): 4
Faculty resources ranking: 103
Classes with under 20 students (2020): 49.0%
Classes with 50 or more students (2020): 1.3%
Student faculty ratio (2020): 15:1
Percent of faculty who are full-time (2020) 66.1%
Student selectivity ranking: 216
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile (2020) 980-1170
2020 Freshmen in top 10 percent of high school class: 18%
Freshmen in top 25 percent of high school class (2020): 49%
Fall 2020 Acceptance rate: 74.7%
Financial resources rank: 136
Alumni giving rank: 217
Average alumni giving rate (2020): 5.7%

Pace University History

Essential Facts: Pace University

  • Pace University is a private university with its main campus in New York City and secondary campuses in Westchester County, New York.
  • Pace University is a private institution that was founded in 1906. Pace University’s ranking in the 2020 edition of Best Colleges is National Universities, #202.
  • Pace University participates in several electronic transcripts networks: Credentials, Parchment Exchange, National Student Clearing House, and eSCRIP-SAFE.

Rules and regulations Sports Activities 

General Information  
Percent of undergraduate students who live in college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing: 46%
Percent of undergraduates who are members of a fraternity: 5%
Percent of student body who are members of a sorority: 5%
Average percentage of students on campus during weekends: 50%
Are all students permitted to have cars on campus? No
Percent of students who have cars on campus: 30%
Is alcohol permitted on campus for students of legal age? Yes
Additional policies and regulations: class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited
Collegiate athletic association: NCAA II
Men’s scholarship sports: baseball, basketball, cross country, football, golf, lacrosse, swimming, tennis, track and field (outdoor)
Women’s scholarship sports: basketball, cross country, soccer, softball, swimming, tennis, track and field (outdoor), volleyball
Student activities: choral groups, dance, drama/theater, literary magazine, model UN, musical theater, radio station, student government, student newspaper, student film society, television station, yearbook