SUNY at Purchase College is a public institution in Purchase, New York, and part of the SUNY system. Purchase is well known for their performing arts programs and many students choose to study fine and studio arts management, drama and theater production, or creative writing. The Performing Arts Center at Purchase College is the largest in the SUNY system and offers performances in dance, theater, music, comedy, and cinema. Purchase is conscious of sustainability and uses green cleaning products, recycled paper, offers majors and minors in environmental science, and uses a tray-less dining system to reduce waste.
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 hindered by this competition. Students are one body, a collaboration of talent, to create what is SUNY at Purchase College.
Brandon from Rosedale, NY
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 in high school, well this is most likely a great school choice.