Inbound Exchange Students
We’re so excited that you are interested in doing a short-term exchange with Purchase!
Students must be enrolled at one of our 18 partner universities in order to participate in an exchange. From nomination, to application, to arrival at Purchase, our office is here to support your engagement and integration into the Purchase community.
Choose the topic below that best matches where you are in the exchange process and click the link to find more information.
Learn about Purchase
Students from our partner universities who are trying to decide if Purchase is the right exchange program for them, can visit our prospective inbound exchange student page to learn more about academics as well as life outside of the classroom.
Apply to be an Inbound Exchange Student
Students must first be nominated by their home campus in order to apply for the exchange program. Once nominated, students are invited to submit an application. Learn more about these processes on the nomination and application processes page.
Coming to Purchase as an Exchange Student
Students who have been accepted to participate in an exchange at Purchase will find information about visas, arriving to campus, and our international student orientation on the accepted inbound exchange student page.