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 Suny College At Purchase Purchase, New York

735 Anderson Hill Rd
Purchase, New York

Suny College At Purchase Mission Statement:
Founded on the principle that artists and scholars are indispensable to each other and to an enlightened society, Purchase College combines professional conservatory programs in the visual and performing arts and distinguished programs in liberal arts. Purchase celebrates creativity and diversity in a climate of intellectual and artistic freedom. The College seeks and supports students of exceptional talent and aptitude for apprentice relationships with artists, performers, scientists and scholars making significant contributions in their fields. Purchase students acquire the intellectual skills, general knowledge and cultural appreciation that build the foundation for a productive career and meaningful life. Personal and intellectual confidence is developed through a substantive creative endeavor, performance or independent scholarly research that culminates the Purchase academic experience. The College’s programs and environment promote responsible engagement in a complex and dynamic society. As a public institution, Purchase College promotes lifelong learning for students of all ages, backgrounds, and incomes and extends the arts to the larger community through exhibitions and performances at our Neuberger Museum of Art and Performing Arts Center. As an educational institution, cultural and artistic center, community resource and gateway to opportunity, Purchase is committed to enriching the lives of the public it serves.
Degree Stats For Suny College At Purchase

 Type of Institution

Term Type: Semester

Comparison Group Category:
Public 4 yr Masters II,Other Specialiized, or awards masters size 1

Geographical Region:

Chief Administrator:
President Thomas Schwarz

Title IV Eligibility:
Participates in Title IV federal financial aid programs

Sector: Public, 4-year or above

Degree of Urbanization(Locale): Suburb: Large

Open to Public? Institution is open to the public

 Carnegie Information

Carnegie Classification 2005 - Basic:
Master's Colleges and Universities (smaller programs)

Carnegie Classification 2005 - Enrollment Profile:
Very high undergraduate

Carnegie Classification 2005 - Graduate Instructional:
Single postbaccalaureate (other field)

Carnegie Classification 2005 - Undergraduate Instructional:
Arts & sciences focus, some graduate coexistence

Carnegie Classification 2005 - Size and Setting
Medium four-year, highly residential

Carnegie Classification 2005 - Undergraduate Profile
Full-time four-year, selective, higher transfer-in

 Room and Board

Provide on-campus housing? Yes
Total Dorm Capacity: 2360
Provide board or meals? Yes, number of meals in the maximum meal plan offered
Number of meals per week:19
Typical room charge per year:$5166
Typical board charge per year:$3280
Combined room/board:$0

 Degree Information

Level of Institution: Four or more years

Highest Level Offered: Post-master's certificate

Undergraduate Offering:
Undergraduate degree or certificate offering

Graduate Offering:
Graduate degree or certificate offering

First Professional Offer:
No first-professional offering

Highest Degree Offered: Masters

Degree Granting Status: Degree-granting

Historical Black College or University: No

Institution has Hospital: No

Institution grants a Medical Degree: No

Institutional Category:
Degree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or above


Athletic Association: Yes
NCAA Member: Yes
NAIA Member: Implied no
NJCAA Member: Implied no
NSCAA Member: Implied no
NCCAA Member: Implied no
Other Member: Implied no
Football: No
Basketball: Yes
Baseball: Yes
Cross Country/Track: Yes


 Fee Information

Application Fee information for Suny College At Purchase  Application Fee: Yes
 Out of State Tuition? Yes
 Financial Aid Office Phone: 914-251-6350
 Admissions Office Phone: 914-251-6300

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