About Purchase College (SUNY)
On Campus Housing
To tackle the tough decision of choosing the right university, the ranking of a particular college helps the student in clearing their doubts regarding where they want to apply. The ranking of a college is a great way to gauge its performance on several factors like research excellence, the performance of its students after graduation, student experience, and academic success. Usually, the rankings by Forbes and US News are considered noteworthy by applicants and experts. SUNY at Purchase College doesn't feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest rankings of these two publications.
Annual Cost to Attend
Average Annual Cost
Tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure are the next two things that a student should keep in mind before applying to SPC. The full-time cost of attendance is approximately $33,266 per year. Students can also explore numerous financial aid options offered by the university.
Highest Degree Offered
36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.
Median Household Income
$76,920 per year
Campus Emergency Phones
Mobile Campus Emergency Alert
Students who want to enjoy the campus and lodging life can benefit from the on-campus housing facility provided by SPC. A candidate will be needed to pay a normal expense of $14,548 per year for living on campus. SUNY at Purchase College has several dining and meal plan options for its students and the average meal plan at SPC costs around $4,840 per year. There are around 42% male and 58% female students enrolled at the university.
Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation
Students Receiving Gift Aid
Average Aid Per Year
Students Receiving Federal Grants
Average Aid Per Year
Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income
$30K - $48K
$48K - $75K
$75K - $110K
Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants
Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants
As mentioned, if one finds the fees and cost of living at SPC to be on the higher side, the financial aid department of the varsity would be of huge assistance. They can assist students with scholarships, grants, and student loans as well. At the college, the average federal grant comes to be around $5,165, whereas the financial aid is $2,491. The college provides financial assistance in the form of state-level aid worth $4,071 and institutional aid worth $2,491. The total need-based scholarships/grants offered at SPC based on students' financial needs add up to $15,249,755 per year. Meanwhile, the total non-need-based scholarships/grants in a year come to around $632,809.