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Colleges / Purchase College, State University of New York

Purchase College, State University of New York

Purchase, NY 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate75%

About SUNY Purchase

Purchase College, State University of New York is a public, state college in the town of Purchase, New York. SUNY Purchase was founded in 1967. The college enrolls around 3,529 students per year, including 3,446 undergraduates.

2022 Acceptance Rate for Purchase College, State University of New York

It is moderately difficult to get into SUNY Purchase. Around 75% of applicants get into SUNY Purchase each year. Out of 4,047 applications received in 2022, 3,052 students were offered admission.

Purchase College, State University of New York Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 75%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA Offered but % not available
Average GPA 3.4
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 12%

Click below to find out more about the admissions requirements and deadlines, student life, academics, majors and more.


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Purchase College, State University of New York is located in Purchase, New York, near New York City.

If you are interested in seeing SUNY Purchase for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 287 to Purchase, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Westchester County.

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College Info

735 Anderson Hill Road Purchase, NY 10577-1400

Campus Setting: Small Town

SUNY Purchase Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Jul 1

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to SUNY Purchase is Jul 1.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to SUNY Purchase is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

SUNY Purchase SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1150 - 1320


Math SAT Range

540 - 650


Reading SAT Range

580 - 670

SUNY Purchase Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at SUNY Purchase is like? There are approximately 3,529 students enrolled at SUNY Purchase, including 3,446 undergraduate students and 83 graduate students. 92% percent of students attend school full-time, 86% percent are from NY and 14% percent of students are from other states.


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