Parking & Transportation
Current important announcements will be posted in the left hand column under announcements.
Regulations and information on all parking-related matters, including vehicle registration and parking permits/decals, are available at:
Office of Parking & Transportation
Parking & Card Office, Campus Center North
Summer Hours: Mon.–Fri., 8:00 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Fall and Spring Hours: Mon.–Fri., 8:30 a.m.– 5:00 p.m.
Purchase College is dedicated to providing easy access to public transportation for all students, faculty and staff. In pursuit of the goals of the American College and University Presidents’ Climate Commitment and a dedication to overall environmental sustainability we offer a variety of convenient alternatives to individual car ownership. If you would like a better understanding of the costs associated with your car, please visit: http://www.fueleconomy.gov/.
Transportation options at Purchase include an exclusive Purchase College Shuttle Bus ("Purchase Loop"), Zipcar and Zimride services, in addition to Westchester County’s Beeline Bus Service. Metrocards are available in the Parking and Transportation office located in CCN 1014.
There are two loops that compose the shuttle system here at Purchase College, one that covers White Plains and another that covers Port Chester.
Schedules and real time tracking can be found on NextBus.com. Select SUNY Purchase College from the drop down list and then select the Loop you are interested in, followed by the desired stop.
Use the following link to access a more complete NextBus User Guide (this user guide was created by the Parking & Transportation Office to satisfy student demand and was not officially produced by NextBus, until such time as an official user guide is created by NextBus, students may utilize this resource and report errors or feedback in the user guide via the Parking & Transportation email): NextBus User Guide.
If you would like to report an incident you experienced with our shuttles or commend a driver for their service, please file a report at the following link for the Office of Parking & Transportation to review: Report a Shuttle Incident.
* The Purchase College Transportation Pages are managed by the Purchase College Association, Inc.