Stats and Rankings
Yes, we’re a Top Ten Public Liberal Arts College.
But we’re not bragging. (OK, maybe a little.) The list goes on.
Total Student Enrollment
Average Faculty to Student Ratio
52% / 42%
Undergraduate Students in the School of Liberal Arts and Sciences / School of the Arts
Undeclared Undergraduate Students
Undergrad Students Receiving Aid
Total of Merit and Talent Scholarships to Academically Qualified New and Returning Students
47 / 32 / 4
Majors / Minors / Graduate Programs
New York State Residents
NCAA Division III Athletic Teams
Life After Purchase: Class of 2021
Employed, enrolled in graduate or professional school, or both
Enrolled in graduate or professional school
Employed full or part-time including self-employment, performance, or artistic freelancing
Working in a field directly or somewhat related to their academic study
Statistics gathered in our most recent Life After Purchase: First Destination Survey,
The authoritative Fiske Guide to Colleges recognizes academics, faculty, campus vibe, location, and raw energy among Purchase’s attributes.
According to the Princeton Review’s Guide to Green Colleges: 2022 Edition, a unique resource for students interested in attending colleges with strong commitments to the environment and sustainability.
That’s according to by U.S. News & World Report in the 2022 edition of their college guide.