Frequently Asked Questions

How Your Gift Helps Pace University

Your gift makes a difference. 
Gifts made to Pace University support virtually every area of campus life from academics to financial aid to the arts. Tuition and fees cover only a portion of the cost of a Pace University education, so private support is essential to maintaining the University's caliber of programs. It provides the margin of excellence needed to attract and support the brightest students ... to recruit and retain world-class faculty ... to build and renovate vital teaching and research facilities ... to fund critical research projects ... to create innovative teaching programs ... and to enhance library holdings and services. 

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You can help a deserving student finance his or her education.  

Your gift to support or endow a scholarship goes directly to a deserving student, recognizes his or her hard work and achievements, and helps meet the cost of tuition and fees. Establishing a Pace University scholarship is an investment in the future. It's an invitation and a challenge to one of today's students to become one of tomorrow's leaders. For you, it can be a living memorial to a loved one or a generous acknowledgment of your own accomplishments.


You can donate stock or other assets to the University.  
Many alumni have found that giving stocks and/or securities can be an excellent way to help Pace University and receive significant tax benefits.  You can donate shares of stock outright or use them to create an income-producing annuity or trust.  The same applies to other assets such as real estate, insurance policies you no longer need, or even personal collections.

Visit the  Planned Giving site for more information.
You can remember Pace University in your will.
You can make a request to Pace University by simply adding a line or two to your will. Your gift will be a lasting legacy of your involvement with the University.
Visit the Planned Giving site for more information.
You can increase your current or retirement income while helping the University.
Creating an annuity or trust can benefit you and help Pace University at the same time.  In exchange for your gift, the University will pay you a guaranteed lifetime income while reducing your tax exposure. 
Visit the Planned Giving site for more information.
Your gift is tax deductible.
Gift to Pace University are fully tax deductible. You will receive a thank you receipt for tax purposes within a few days of the processing of your check or credit card donation. 
You will be recognized as a donor.
Unless you tell us otherise, every individual, corporation, and foundation making a gift to Pace University is recognized in the Annual Report.  The report lists donors by gift level, class year, and/or type of donor, but does not specify dollar amounts.  Many schools, colleges, and departments also publish donor lists in their newsletters.  Please let us know if you would prefer not to have your name listed by callling the Office of Development & Alumni Relations at 212-346-1232 or email us at
You may make your gift online now, over the phone by calling 212-346-1232, or by mail with a check or credit card to:
Pace University
Development and Alumni Relations
P.O. Box 1546
New York, NY 10008-1546