To eligible for cross registration, you must be matriculated in a degree program at Purchase (undeclared students are not eligible) student whose overall Purchase GPA is above a 2.0 and you must not have any holds on your Purchase account. Here is a link to additional information:

Here’s how you Cross Register for at another SUNY School:

  • Complete the Pre-Approval to Transfer Credits form and submit to the Registrar’s office through their Upload Forms button on their main website at: Office of the Registrar
  • Once your Pre-Approval is approved by the Registrar’s office you will need to register for it via the SUNY Cross Registration system at
  • Click yes on the Cross Registration System to be considered for financial aid and our Student Financial Services office will be be automatically notified when you register for the course.

How to obtain Financial Aid:

Payment and refunds:

  • Your bill for the Cross Registered coursework will appear online through your MyHeliotrope account under the Student Accounts button and then View Purchase College Ebill.
  • All federal, state and institutional financial aid you qualify for will appear as a credit on your Ebill online.
  • Withdrawing from coursework may result in a lost of financial aid eligibility for that semester.