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SUNY at Purchase College Stats, Info and Facts

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4,167 students

34% admitted

  • 3,785 full time
  • 382 part time
  • 1,637 men full time
  • 2,148 women full time
  • 8,949 applied
  • 3,011 admitted
  • 797 enrolled

3,817 Undergraduates

$14,820 tuition/year

  • 123 Graduates
  • 227 Non-Degree
  • $14,820 out of state
  • $1,660 fees
  • $11,566 room & board
  • $1,168 books
  • (Based on stats from 2012/2013)

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At a Glance

Institution Type: Public
Campus Setting: Mid East Large suburb
Highest Degree Offered: Master's degree
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Semester
School Colors: Blue and orange
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Dani from Mastic Beach, NY
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  • i have been here twice, once for a regular visit, and once for national portfolio day, and i immediately felt like this was the school for me. it's a very…

  • Feb-19-2012 Read More
  • Rondell from New york, NY
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  • this campus has a unique style from the students that go here to the buildings not being a the norm. the blend of people from different backgrounds and countries make…

  • Feb-05-2012 Read More
  • Andrea from Carmel, NY
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  • Purchase is a very diverse and open minded college. Highly excepting of different ethnicities, religious beliefs, and a gender/sexuality preferences. If you were considered the weird/artsy/activist/burnout/nerdy or any other label…

  • Jul-02-2012 Read More
  • Brandon from Rosedale, NY
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  • Purchase College is a hidden gem, competing with New York City's best art schools. Its programs are rigorous and competitive, but the culture of the school is in no way…

  • Jun-21-2012 Read More
  • Sarah from Purchase, NY
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  • Purchase college is a diverse community that encourages collaboration and creativity. Students in different areas of study often work together on projects to diversify their work and broaden their learning…

  • Feb-12-2013 Read More

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 4
  • Kimberly from Purchase, NY
  • Sep-29-2011 I am a current student here

    There's never a lack in opportunities to get involved, be active, and make moves. You've just got to be motivated.

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  • Kara from Purchase, NY
  • Jun-15-2011 I am a current student here

    At first you may be underwhelmed by the general appearance of the campus, but once you start getting involved in any of the school activities you'll never want to leave!

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  • 4
  • Amanda from New York, NY
  • May-16-2011 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    Yes the campus isn't the prettiest but it is a great school and if you are doing what you love than you'll have a great time. Also the conservatory program is amazing.

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