Welcome Letter

Dear Students:

I am delighted that you have decided to join or return to the Pace University community. You are now part of an engaged academic community of learners and professionals who are here to help you excel both academically and professionally.

Pace is truly a special place and our motto of "Opportunitas" through programs and services, allows you the opportunity to take advantage of all the offerings that Pace puts in place to help each student realize their dreams, in and outside the classroom. We in student affairs are here to support and challenge you to become to global citizens of the world, the University, and your surrounds.

Take advantage of all we offer; attend events, meet new people, ask questions, explore new neighborhoods, open your head, heart, and eyes to new experiences and become the person you want to be.

We are so very proud to have you as a member of the community. Welcome and good luck.


Marijo Russell O’Grady
Dean for Students, New York City
(212) 346-1306