PSGA Elections 2020
The Lighthouse Program
The Lighthouse Program is a part of the Wellness Center that lives in Fort Awesome room 138, a lounge we call “The Harbor.” The Lighthouse Program is an inclusive community that prioritizes creating a safe and welcoming environment for students in or exploring recovery to build a healthy and sustainable lifestyles using intentional resources, support, service, events and companionship.
The Lighthouse Program is staffed by six student workers, also known as Wellness Peer Mentors, whose aim is to model and support Purchase students in this community. We want to enhance student’s wellness and help facilitate their pursuit of personal and academic goals. In The Harbor, students can enjoy a range of services and opportunities. Hours that The Harbor is open for events and hanging out:
Thursdays: 8:00pm - 12:00am
Fridays: 7:00pm - 1:00am
Saturdays: 7:00pm -1:00am
Sundays: 7:00pm - 12:00am
Additional drop in hours:
Come by and have a look and see if this program is something that fits for you. If you have any questions or want to know how to get involved, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Housing Selection for 2020-2021
The 2020-2021 FAFSA is available.
Board Members Needed!
Take advantage of the the assortment of free resources or Freesources available to you as a member of the Purchase community. Each Freesource featured on this page is designed to improve your experience at Purchase and guide you to long-term success. Check out this week’s Freesources on “Study Group Tips”.
New Drop-in Tutoring in Wayback!
Begins September 3!
Tutors will be available several evenings a week for drop-in help with writing and basic math courses in the Wayback 1st floor study lounge. This is open to all Purchase students, not just Wayback residents– no swipe access necessary!
These hours are for drop-in help only, which means they are not on the WCOnline tutoring schedule. The first day of tutoring in both the Learning Center and Wayback will be September 3.Keep reading »
Purchase In The City
In an effort to provide opportunities for our students to experience the cultural capital of the world—New York City, Student Affairs and Enrollment Management, in partnership with the academic areas, and the Purchase College Association, will sponsor a weekly bus trip to New York City on Saturdays, called Purchase in the City.Keep reading »
Free HIV Testing
Walk-in service for HIV testing is available every Wednesday from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm in the mobile van parked in the circle between Big Haus/Wayback/Fort Awesome. Services are free and confidential and results are reported in 20 minutes.Keep reading »
Flu Season Has Arrived
Health Services strongly encourages all students to get vaccinated annually against influenza.
Vaccination is the first and most important step in protecting against influenza and its potentially severe complications.
The vaccine is available at Health Services. The cost is $25 which can be billed to the school health insurance plans or your student account.
Please call 914-251-7925 to schedule an appointment.
Getting Along with Your Roommate
Check out some resources to help address roommate issues proactively and help build lifelong friendships.Keep reading »
Financial Literacy is a tool that can help students make informed money management decisions. Students can get a greater understanding of topics such as budgeting, borrowing, repayment, savings, and more. SUNY is committed to offering the resources needed to help students along the way by offering financial literacy tools found here: https://www.suny.edu/smarttrack/literacy/.Keep reading »
Assistant Dean Mobile Hours
The Assistant Deans represent all students across the whole campus in both Liberal Arts and the School of the Arts. If you need advice about changing majors, need something signed, are worried about your GPA or just have general questions about your academic program this is a great place to start! We will be located in the first floor study lounge of Wayback on Tuesday’s from 2 - 3 pm.Keep reading »
Wellness Center - Mobile Hours in Wayback
Visit the Wellness Center Staff in Wayback on Tuesday’s and Thursdays from 1:00 - 2:00 pm. for resources and questions about wellness initiatives and support.Keep reading »
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