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Purchase College Association, Inc.

Campus Auxiliary Services Provider

The Purchase College Association (PCA), a 501(c)3 nonprofit corporation registered by the State of New York, was founded in 1979. The mission of the PCA is to provide Purchase College students, faculty, and staff with high-quality, low-cost auxiliary services that support the academic mission. The PCA is overseen by a board of directors consisting of members drawn from students, faculty, and staff. For the most up to date information regarding our services, find us on Facebook.

For comments or questions about PCA services or edits to the website please contact  Purchase College Association Marketing:

daniel.kilkelly@purchase.edu | (914) 251-6958

Services provided or contracted by the PCA include:

Chartwells Campus Dining Services

On campus locations include the Main Dining Hall, with all you can eat dining options; Terra Ve, an all vegetarian restaurant; the Hub food court; and Starbucks. For more information about our on campus dining facilities, or to purchase a meal plan visit the Dine On Campus website.

Parking & Transportation

Everything you need to know about local mass transit, on campus shuttle service, and parking can be found by visiting the Parking & Transportation website.

Purchase Bookstore

Make sure to visit the bookstore throughout the school year. Located right behind the library, the bookstore offers great rates on textbook purchases and rentals, class supplies, Panther gear, snacks, coffee and more. Visit them in person or check out the Purchase Bookstore website. You can also view the Purchase Bookstore facebook page here.

Vending Services

Every building on campus has a vending machine. Our machines are being equipped with updated readers so that they'll be able to process credit, debit, and MORE cards in the near future.

Personal Banking Services

On campus we have several TD ATMs. To see where the ATMs are located, view the ATM Map.

Cable TV

To find out our channel listings, check out our Purchase College Channel Lineup! If you're experiencing difficulties with your cable or have questions, please contact:

pca.cable@purchase.edu | 914.251.6946

MORE Card Office

Your MORE card is your campus ID and is attached to your dining plan and your MORE dollars. For details on your MORE card or to add value online, visit the MORE card website.

Student Health Insurance

All students enrolled full-time at Purchase College are required to have health insurance. For more information, visit the health services site. Click on the following link for instructions on how to waive the university health insurance.

The MORE Store

The campus convenience store is located in Fort Awesome and accepts both MORE and Dining Dollars. Stocking snack items, microwave meals, and more, the store also carries health and beauty products and offers dry cleaning services. In addition, you'll find the campus' redemption center which allows you to redeem recycled bottles.

Have questions about our site or services? Send an email to daniel.kilkelly@purchase.edu .