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Student Services Fee

The Purchase College Student Services Fee is a mandatory fee assessed at the rate of $718.00 per semester for full-time students and pro-rated on a credit-hour basis ($59.85/credit) for part-time students. The fee includes the following:

Activity Fee

$80.00

Supports cultural, social, educational and general interest student programs as well as recognized student organizations sponsored by the Purchase Student Government Association.

Athletic Fee

$82.50

Provides funding for the operation of the Intercollegiate Athletics Program and allows for free student admission to varsity athletic contests. In addition, all students benefit from the enhancement of our athletic facilities, fitness equipment, and jobs generated each year by the athletic fee and programs.

Campus Service Fee

$44.00 per semester for full-time students or $3.67 per credit

Supports the maintenance and upgrade of roadways, parking areas, emergency phones, lighting, and variety of ancillary systems.

Health Fee

$245.00 per semester for full-time students or $20.42 per credit

Provide staff in the Counseling Center and Health Service available to give professional, physical and mental health services. This fee is not the health insurance—it does not cover medications, diagnostic tests or services off campus.

Technology Fee

$266.50 per semester for full-time students or $22.21 per credit

Supports the cost of operating the campus’ instructional computing labs; the campus’ high speed computing network; the Residence Halls’ labs and network; off-campus e-mail and internet connectivity.

OTHER FEES

Orientation Fee

$84 Undergraduates/ $25 Graduate Students

The Orientation Fee is charged to all incoming students (first year, transfer and graduate students) to cover the costs associated with the summer and winter Orientation programs including but not limited to advising, registration, social programs, correspondence with new students, and new student program materials.

This is a mandatory fee regardless of your ability to attend the orientation session.

Transcript Fee

$5.00 per semester (flat-rate)

This fee allows students to request and receive official transcripts without additional charge. The transcript fee is billed each semester with a $60.00 cap.

College Fee

$25.00 per semester for full-time students or $1.70 per credit

Is a fee assigned to all students. It is used to support campus operations.

Course Fee(s)

Charges for a lab/material use fee and/or a non-remedial writing instructional materials fee. Some courses have required course fees. A $1,219.87 course fee will be charged to all students who are registered for music private lessons or music master classes.

Performance Lab Fee (Music Majors and Minors)

$37.00 per semester

This fee is designed to cover the costs associated with recording student concerts, instrument inventory, instrument maintenance, and instrument rental. This fee is assessed to all Conservatory of Music students (including students pursuing a minor in music).

ID Fee

There is a one-time ID Fee of $20.00 charged in the first semester for all students who are new to Purchase College, effective Fall 2020.