community engagement

The Commons

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The Commons is one of three Apartment Complexes at Purchase. It houses approximately 375 upperclass students. The Commons offers three types of apartments: one bedroom for three students with kitchen and bathroom, two bedrooms with a half bath, full bath, and kitchen, and three bedroom apartments with two full baths and kitchen. All apartments are furnished with a dining table, chairs for the number of occupants, enough seating in the living room for the occupants, refrigerator, and a stove/oven, as well as one bed, desk, desk chair, and dresser per resident. 

The Commons has a staff of Community Assistants who are specially selected upperclass students trained to meet the needs of apartment residents, and a Residence Coordinator who is a live-in professional staff member.

We are pleased to announce, beginning in June 2015, The Commons will have wireless internet! 


2015-2016 Housing Rates