You might not be new to college, but you’re new to Purchase and we couldn’t be happier!
There is an entire team of faculty and staff ready to assist in your transition to Purchase College. Whether that is to help you adjust to a new campus, navigate different buildings, or meet new people, we’re here! During your first few days at Purchase, there are some pretty important items for you to check off your “to-do list.”
Fall 2018 Transfer Orientation:
More information on transfer orientation and move in day for residents will be posted in May.
After moving in, a Transfer Orientation Program will be hosted at 1:00pm in the Durst Humanities Building Theatre, 1030. Check-in and lunch will begin at 12:00pm.
Sessions during this program will include:
- Your transition to Purchase College
- Navigating Purchase and all of it’s auxiliary services
- Keeping our Community Safe: safety, security and Title IX information
- Opportunities to meet other new transfer students
Parents and Family Members
They’re invited for Orientation, too! Pre-register your guests here.
Interested in Living on Campus?
We even have have an entire living community dedicated to transfer students!
The transfer community is intentionally designed to create an environment that is inclusive, academically focused, and looks to bridge the connections between the students and the Purchase community. We even have specific resident assistants (RAs) who work closely with the Orientation program and create targeted programs for transfer students.
To learn more about Living on Campus, check out our buildings and residential experience.
Let’s Sign Up for Classes!
You will receive email communication from the Academic Resource Center regarding your registration process and how to sign up for the best courses for your academic area of study.
Just as a reminder…
- Fall 2018 classes will begin on Monday, August 27, 2018.