Our classes are innovative and engaging, and they require different work rather than merely more work; our professors are the best teachers we have at Pace. In addition to regular faculty advisors, Honors students receive specialized advisement. Both campuses have an Honors Director, an Honors Advisor, and a council of Honors Faculty who are there to assist students and to help plan their individual path through their four years at Pace. Honor Students enjoy priority registration privileges when enrolling in classes.
The Pforzheimer Honors College is a highly esteemed community of talented undergraduate scholars studying under the distinguished faculty of a great university. Incoming Honors students are assigned an upper division student as a mentor to help with the transition into college, Pace, and Honors. Honors Students have the opportunity to live with their Honors peers on one of several Honors floors in the residence halls, which enrich the experience of students with numerous programs and events.
By completing a thesis Honors Students engage in the type of advanced research typically reserved for graduate students. Honors Students are strongly supported to maximize their potential through national scholarships, fellowships, and funded research programs.