Stats and Rankings
Yes, we’re a Top Ten Public Liberal Arts College.
We’re not bragging, (OK, maybe a little).
Purchase joins 300 others among the “best and most interesting colleges in the U.S., Canada, and U.K.” in the 2024 edition of The Fiske Guide to Colleges.
Purchase College is happy to once again be included in The Princeton Review’s Guide to Green Colleges.
Total Student Enrollment
Average Student-to-Faculty Ratio
52% / 42% / 6%
Undergraduate Students in the School of Liberal Arts and Sciences / School of the Arts / Undeclared
Incoming First-year Students who are First-generation College 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,