Environmental Health and Safety

Join the Purchase Volunteer Fire Department

Purchase Volunteer FirefightersEmployee Volunteers
Currently there are 4 full time college employees who serve as members of the Purchase Fire Department. These members have received extensive training provided by the New York State Fire Academy and play a vital role in protecting the campus and the local community.

Benefits of Membership

  • Lifelong educational experiences
  • Valuable training and work experience
  • Excellent opportunities for social interaction
  • Experience the rewards of serving your community

Purchase College Student Volunteers
In 2001 there were 4 full time Purchase College Student who served as members of the Purchase Fire Department. There are also currently 6 Purchase College graduates serving the department, and others who have moved on and are currently serving other volunteer and professional fire departments.

How Do I Join ?
If you would like to join the Purchase Fire Department contact the Environmental Health & Safety Office or complete the attached membership application below and submit it directly to the Purchase Fire Department. You may also call  914-253-9044 for more information.

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