Purchase College-SUNY Rankings

By | April 18, 2020

Located in Purchase, NY, Purchase College-SUNY is one of the best universities in the state of New York. On this page, you will find in-depth rankings for Purchase College-SUNY in the following areas: graduation rates, teaching  resources, financing opportunities, and alumni donations. Latest acceptance rate is also given to show how competitive is Purchase College-SUNY.

735 Anderson Hill Road Purchase, NY 10577
Phone: (914) 251-6300
Email: admissions@purchase.edu
Web site: http://www.purchase.edu

Rankings: Purchase College–SUNY

Rankings, Ratings, and Admissions Statistics
Peer college rating (out of 5) 2.4
Graduation and retention ranking: 193
Average freshman retention rate: 79.0%
6-year graduation rate: 51.0%
Predicted graduation rate: 49%
Overperformance(+)/Underperformance(-): 2
Faculty resources ranking: 207
Classes with under 20 students (2020): 66.5%
Classes with 50 or more students (2020): 2.6%
Student faculty ratio (2020): 18:1
Percent of faculty who are full-time (2020) 64.5%
Student selectivity ranking: 166
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile (2020) 1010-1210
2020 Freshmen in top 10 percent of high school class: 10%
Freshmen in top 25 percent of high school class (2020): 39%
Fall 2020 Acceptance rate: 24.2%
Financial resources rank: 152
Alumni giving rank: 233
Average alumni giving rate (2020): 6.1%

Purchase College-SUNY History

Essential Facts: Purchase College–SUNY

Ranking: #177 National Liberal Arts College (2012)
Acceptance rate: 65.00% (2019-20)
Tuition: in-state $6,870 / out-of-state $16,650 (2019)
School colors: White · Puce · Heliotrope · Orange · Royal Blue
Mascot: Panther
Founded: 1967

Rules and regulations Sports Activities 

General Information  
Percent of undergraduate students who live in college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing: 68%
Percent of undergraduates who are members of a fraternity: 0%
Percent of student body who are members of a sorority: 0%
Average percentage of students on campus during weekends: 70%
Are all students permitted to have cars on campus? Yes
Percent of students who have cars on campus: N/A
Is alcohol permitted on campus for students of legal age? N/A
Additional policies and regulations: class attendance policies set by individual instructors
Collegiate athletic association: NCAA III
Men’s scholarship sports: N/A
Women’s scholarship sports: N/A
Student activities: choral groups, dance, drama/theater, jazz band, radio station, student government, student newspaper, student film society, television station