Info Sessions and Tours
Interested in learning more about Purchase and checking out our campus? Here’s a chance to step inside our classrooms, residence halls, dining facilities and more! See for yourself what it’s like to be a student here.
General Information Sessions and Tours include stops at a sample residence hall room, dining facilities, classrooms, The Performing Arts Center, select studio/performance spaces, and the library.
These visits our available to both freshman and transfer students across all majors; however they are not recommended for prospective master’s program students. (Prospective graduate students should email email@example.com for more information.)
Transfer students are also encouraged to attend our Transfer Tuesdays, which include one-on-one appointments. Students interested in Acting, Dance, Film, Music, and the Visual Arts are encouraged to attend one of our Visual & Performing Arts visits (select Wednesdays during the academic year).
We offer a variety of visits during the summer, including General Information Sessions and Tours on most weekdays at 10 AM and General Campus Tours (without an information session) most weekdays at 1 PM. We do not offer Saturday visits during the summer. Our tours leave promptly at their start times. Visitors who arrive late will be given a map so that they may walk the campus on a self-guided tour.
Summer Arts Tours
Students interested in one of our Visual and Performing Arts programs may wish to attend one of the following summer visits. Please click on the date to register.
Art + Design Tours
Majors include: Graphic Design, Painting/Drawing, Photography, Printmaking, Sculpture, Visual Arts BSVA, Visual Arts Interdisciplinary
Acting/Theatre and Performance Tours
Majors include: BFA Acting, BA Theatre and Performance
Theatre Design/Technology Tours
Concentrations include: Costume Design, Costume Technology, Lighting Design, Scenic Design, Stage Management, and Technical Direction/Production Management
Majors include: Classical Composition, Instrumental Performance, Jazz Studies, Studio Composition, Studio Production, and Voice and Opera Studies