Pace University

White Plains Campus School of Law

Campus Description

A leader in environmental, public interest and international law, Pace Law School is the only law school centered between New York City and one of the largest, most influential state capitals in the U.S. (Albany) - and it's surrounded by federal, state, county and local courts, law firms, Fortune 100 companies and entrepreneurial start-ups in and around its home city (White Plains). This access is a benefit for Pace Law students and graduates serving individuals, business and society, and is only one of the many reasons to consider Pace Law!

Whether living on campus, in surrounding Westchester County, or nearby New York City, as a Pace Law School student you will enjoy a true campus setting that fosters community, extracurricular activity, and academic collaboration. Our 12 acres of landscaped grounds combine the beauty of open spaces and classic buildings with the convenience of modern technology and the amenities of a thriving urban community.

Wireless network access, technologically advanced classrooms, modern housing and dining facilities, and a well-equipped library help to ensure that all of your lifestyle and scholarly needs will be met on the Pace campus. Off campus, the city of White Plains and county of Westchester offer a wide variety of relevant job and internship opportunities. You will also find an abundance of shopping venues, excellent restaurants, and cultural activities just a short distance from the school.

Offers only Graduate (Advanced) and First Professional Degrees

78 North Broadway, White Plains, NY 10603-3796


Pace University on the Web

Degrees Offered

Master's (LLM), First Professional (JD, SJD)

Clubs and Activities

American Bar Association/Law Student Division (ABA/LSD), American Constitution Society (ACS), Asian American Law Students Association (AALSA), The Barrister’s Guild, Black Law Students Association (BLSA), Campaign for Justice in the Middle East (CJME), Christian Law Students Association (CLSA), Corporate and Commercial Law Society (CCLS), Dispute Resolution Society (DRS), Environmental Law Society (ELS), Federalist Society, Gaelic Law Society (GLS), Health Law Society (HLS), Hearsay (student newspaper), Honor Board, Intellectual Property Student Organization (IPSO), International Law Society (ILS), Italian-American Law Students Association (ITALO), Jewish Law Students Association (JLSA), LAMBDA Law Students Organization, Latin American law Students Association (LALSA), Muslim Law Students Association (MLSA), National Lawyers Guild (NLG), National Security and Law Society (NSLS), Pace Law School Democrats (PLSD), Pace Law School Republicans (PLSR), Phi Alpha Delta (PAD), Public Interest Law Scholarship Organization (PILSO), Real Estate and Land Use Law Society, Society of Visual and Performing Arts (SOVAPA), Sports, Entertainment & Arts Law Society (SEALS), Student Animal Legal Defense Fund (SALDF), Student Bar Association (SBA), Unemployment Action Center (UAC), Women’s Association of Law Students (WALS)

Enrollment for Fall 2014

Graduate (Matriculated): 549 (Full-time: 224 men, 301 women; Part-time: 9 men, 15 women)

Campus Demographics

 Undergraduate StudentsGraduate Students
% Black / African American0%6%
% Asian0%6%
% Hispanic / Latino0%11%
% White, Non-Hispanic0%61%
% American Indian / Alaskan Native0%1%
% International / Nonresident Alien0%6%
% Two or more races0%2%
% Unknown Race / Ethnicity0%7%

Tuition Information for 2014-2015

Tuition Only:
Graduate Tuition & Fees:

Admission/Application Deadlines

Application Deadlines (Same for Freshmen and Transfers): fall- June 1; spring- November 15

Financial Aid Deadlines

Financial Aid Deadlines (Same for Freshmen and Transfers):
February 1

Application Requirements

Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution; LSAT; a brief personal statement, double spaced and no more than 500 words; 2 appraisals for admission; interview; $65 fee.