Campus  Locations

Midtown Center

Pace's Midtown Center is located at the beautiful and historic Fred F. French building on Fifth Ave., just blocks away from Grand Central Station and Times Square. This location hosts the Masters in Publishing degree program due to its proximity to major publishing houses. There is also a selection of weekday and evening classes and certificate programs.

The Fred F. French Building
551 Fifth Ave. (between 45th and 46th St.)
Entrance on 8th floor
New York, NY 10176
(212) 346-1700/1770

BY SUBWAY

Not all trains run at all times and subway schedules are subject to change. For current schedules, contact the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) at (718) 330-1234 or visit the subway service section of the MTA Web site

  • 1, 2, 3, and 9 -- Take the 1, 2 or 9 Local, or the 3 Express to Times Square-42nd St./7th Ave.Walk 3 blocks north to 45th St and 2 blocks east to 5th Ave.
  • A, C, and E -- Take the A Express or C and E Local to 42nd & 8th-Port Authority. (walk as directed above)
  • 4, 5, and 6 -- Take the 4 or 5 Express, or 6 Local to the 42nd St-Grand Central Station and take the Shuttle (S) to Times Square (walk as directed above).
  • B and D -- Take the B or D Express  to 42nd St-Bryant Park & 6th Ave. (Ave. of the Americas). Walk 3 blocks north to 45th St and 1 block east to 5th Ave.
  • F -- Take the F Local to 42nd & 6th Ave. (Ave. of the Americas). Walk 3 blocks north to 45th St and 1 block east to 5th Ave.
  • N, R, Q, and W -- Take the Q or R Local, or the W Express to 49th & 7th Ave. Walk 3 blocks south to 46th St. and 2 blocks east to 5th Ave.
  • 7 -- Take the 7 Local to 42nd & 5th Ave. Walk 3 blocks north to 45th St. 

BY BUS

 

Buses running in Manhattan are subject to change. For up-to-date scheduling and maps, please visit the bus service section of the MTA Web site.

Use all carriers to the Port Authority Terminal at 42nd and 8th Ave. From Port Authority, take the M104 bus from 42nd St. and 8th to the 42nd St./5th Ave. stop (walk 3 blocks north on 5th Ave. to 45th St.). 

  • M1 and M 4 -- Take the M1 or M4 Bus to the 41st St./5th Ave. stop (walk 4 blocks north on 5th Ave. to 45th St.).
  • M2, M3, and M104 -- Take the M2, M3 or M104 Bus to the 42nd St./5th Ave.  stop (walk 3 blocks north to 45th St.).
  • M27 and M50 -- Take the M27 or M50 Bus to the 49th St./5th Ave.  stop (walk 3 blocks south to 46th St.).
  • M7 -- Take the M7 Bus to the 49th St./6th Ave. stop (walk 1 block east to 5th Ave. and 3 blocks south to 46th St.).
  • M10 -- Take the M10 Bus to the 42nd St./7th Ave. stop (walk 3 blocks north to 45th St. and 2 blocks east to 5th Ave.)
  • M6 and M42 -- Take the M6 or M42 Bus to the 42nd St./6th Ave. stop (walk 3 blocks north to 45th St. and 1 block east to 5th Ave.).

BY TRAIN

 

Take the Metro-North Railroad using the Harlem, Hudson or New Haven lines to Grand Central Station.For schedule and fare information, call Metro-North direct at 1-800-METRO-INFO or visit the Metro-North Web site. From here you can:

  • Take the escalator from the main lobby to the Met Life Building. Walk along the Citibank branch on your left and exit the building at 44th St. and Vanderbilt Ave. Walk west to 5th Ave., turn north one block to 45th St and enter the French Building.
  • Take the M42 Bus from E 42nd St. and Lexington Ave. to the 42nd St./6th Ave. stop (walk as directed above).
  • Take the Shuttle (S train) to 42nd St/Times Square (walk as directed above).

Take Amtrak, the Long Island Rail Road,  or New Jersey Transit to Penn Station at 34th St. between 7th and 8th Ave. From here you can:

  • Take the M4 from 7th Ave. and 32nd St. uptown to the 41st St./5th Ave. stop (walk as directed above).
  • Take the M10 (from 8th Ave. and W 31st St.) or the M20 (from 7th Ave. and W 34th St.) uptown to the 42nd St./7th Ave. stop (walk as directed above).
  • Take the A, C, or E Subway lines 1 stop uptown to the 42nd St./8th Ave. stop (walk as directed above).
  • Take the 1, 2, 3, or 9 Subway lines 1 stop uptown to the 42nd St./Times Square/7th Ave./Broadway stop (walk as directed above).

BY CAR

 

Below are directions from the North, South, East and West.    Visit Yahoo maps to create door-to-door directions to our midtown campus.

From the North (Westchester, Uptown and the Bronx):

  • Take the New York State Thruway (Route 87) South, the New England Thruway (Route 95) South OR the Saw Mill River Pkwy South to the Major Deegan Expressway (Route 87) South. Exit at Willis Ave./Third Ave. Bridge, make a right onto Bruckner Blvd. and take the bridge to the East River Drive (FDR). Take the FDR south to 42nd St. Turn onto 42nd St. westbound and proceed to Ave. of the Americas (6th Ave.). Turn right (north) onto 6th Ave. and turn right onto 44th St. There is private parking at the Hippodrome Garage. Walk east to Fifth Ave. and north one block to 45th St. and enter the building on the 45th St. side.
  • Take the Saw Mill River Pkwy South until it turns into the Henry Hudson Pkwy South (Route 9A)/West Side Highway to 42nd St. and turn left on 42nd St. Proceed to Ave. of the Americas (6th Ave.). Turn left onto 6th Ave. (Ave. of the Americas) and proceed to 44th St. and turn right onto 44th St. There is private parking at the Hippodrome Garage. Walk as above.

From the South (Brooklyn and Staten Island):

  • Car ferry service from Staten Island has been suspended. Instead, take the Verrazano Bridge to the Brooklyn/Queens Expressway and exit at the Brooklyn Battery Tunnel to Manhattan. Follow the East River Drive (FDR) North to 42nd St. and follow directions above.
  • Take the Brooklyn Battery Tunnel to Manhattan. Follow the East River Drive (FDR) North to 42nd St. and follow directions above.

From the East (Queens and Brooklyn):

  • Take the Queens/Midtown Tunnel into Manhattan and keep right at the fork in the ramp. Turn left onto East 37th St. and turn right onto 3rd Ave. Drive north on 3rd Ave., make a right onto 44th St. and follow directions above.

From the West (New Jersey):

  • Take the George Washington Bridge to the Major Deegan Expressway (Route 87) South. Follow directions above.
  • Take the Lincoln Tunnel onto Dyer Ave. Turn right onto W 34th St. and left onto the West Side Highway. Take this north to 42nd St. and follow directions above.