On Sunday, October 29, 2017, Pace University formally installed Marvin Krislov as its eighth president. President Krislov took office on August 1, 2017.

In the week leading up to the installation ceremony on Pace’s Pleasantville campus, the University hosted a series of showcase events celebrating the inauguration that looked back on Pace’s unique history and looked to the future under the inspired and visionary leadership of the new president. The inauguration week events illustrated the innovation, leadership, and accomplishments of Pace’s students, staff, faculty, trustees, and alumni. Highlights from the week-long inauguration celebration include performances by Pace Performing Arts and Actors Studio Drama School students, including “Hello, Marvin,” a rendition of “Hello, Dolly,” a tree planting ceremony, and student showcase.