Back to Table of Contents GETTING TO KNOW PACE UNIVERSITY UNIVERSITY MISSION STATEMENT Our mission is Opportunitas.Pace University provides to its undergraduates a powerful combination of knowledge in the professions, real-world experience, and a rigorous liberal arts curriculum, giving them the skills and habits of mind to realize their full potential.Together, faculty, administrators, and staff pursue innovation in academic programs and administrative services.We operate with integrity, following through on our commitments to students and each other, holding ourselves accountable for our decisions and actions.We embody an ethos of respect for, and celebration of, our diversity, creating an inclusive and welcoming environment where every person is encouraged to freely and respectfully contribute to the life of the University Back to Table of Contents Founded in 1906 by the Pace brothers, Pace Institute was a business school for men and women who aspired to a better life.Homer and Charles Pace borrowed 0 to rent a classroom and office in the old tribune building in lower Manhattan to teach 10 men and three women the principles of accounting and business law.IMPORTANT NOTICE THE RIGHT TO CHANGE POLICY Pace University reserves the sole right to interpret, add, delete, or modify all provisions contained in this handbook.Revisions and updated information concerning changes in policy will be available online through the My Pace Portal.
We embrace a culture of quality improvement and shared values to ensure an informed, responsive, caring, and effective community empowered to build and sustain a great University.
Another move to the Transportation Building at 225 Broadway took place in 1927 in response to continued growth.
In 1948, the Board of Regents approved Pace Institute for college status.
Vision We educate those who aspire to excellence and leadership in their professions, their lives, and their communities.
Through teaching, scholarship, and creative pursuits, our faculty foster a vibrant environment of knowledge creation and application.
In the years following, IBM Corporation opened an international education center, NYNEX opened a center and the Hastings Center moved its operations to the Briarcliff site.