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Admissions & Aid

Forging a Path to Practice

Pace Law students follow a distinctive path to practice curriculum to ensure that they graduate ready to practice law in a wide range of legal fields. Join us and become a part of a vibrant, ambitious and nurturing community focused on exceptional and practical training and mentoring.

Apply to the JD Program

The JD program offers a rigorous, integrated curriculum designed to ensure the development of academic, procedural and lawyering skills. Flexible scheduling allows students to choose either a full-time or part-time option.

Apply to the Graduate Program

Pace Law offers leading Master of Laws (LLM) programs in environmental law and comparative legal studies. The Doctor of Juridical Science (SJD) in Environmental Law is a research-oriented degree that includes a doctoral dissertation.

Non-Degree Programs

Pace Law also offers a variety of non-degree programs and certifications for attorneys and other professionals.

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Financing Your Education

Pace Law is committed to making law school possible for every student accepted to our degree programs, whatever their current financial circumstances. We recognize students with superior academic achievement, and our Office of Financial Aid works to assist all students in receiving a comprehensive financial aid package that includes a combination of need-based aid and merit-based awards.

JD Class Profile

485/48 = Full-time/Part-time
25 = Average Age
152/3.3 = Median LSAT/GPA
25% = Students of Diversity

Stories of Student Success



A law student’s largest concern is post-graduate placement. At Pace Law, our Center for Career and Professional Development is devoted to assisting...

Josh Berliner, '18

Criminal Law

Geographically speaking, Pace Law is a central hub for our students to find opportunities and experiences from a wide array of institutions. With its...

Crystal Dilone, '18

Student Bar Association

Due to the small and intimate campus at Pace Law, our students are able to really make a name for themselves. Sarah has been able to do just that, and was...

Sarah Cinquemani, '18
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Visit Campus

Information gained through discussion and personal experience is essential to the admission process. We encourage you to schedule a visit to campus to meet faculty, current students and staff members to discuss the admissions and financial aid process.

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Application Tracker

All Applicants to the JD program, (first year, transfer, full-time or part-time), please click below to view the status of your application. The site requires the username and password that you received via email from Pace Law when you applied.

Meet the Admissions Staff

We welcome you to contact us by phone 914-422-4210 or email


Cathy Alexander

Assistant Dean for Admissions


Cecilia Caldeira Frain

Director of Graduate Programs


Anthony Desiato

Associate Director of Admissions


Andrea Rodricks

Assistant Director of Admissions