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Applying to Purchase College

Acceptance Rate 51.51%
Yield 23.89%
SAT Score 1,160
ACT Score 27
Applicants 6,486

Applying To Purchase College

For the academic year 2019-20, the acceptance rate is 51.51% at SUNY at Purchase College where a total of 6,486 students applied and 3,341 were accepted. The average SAT score of enrolled students is 1,160 and the average ACT score is 27. It requires four items and recommends 1 articles to submit to their applicants. The following table describes the general admission information for applying to SUNY at Purchase College.
Open Admission Policy
Undergraduate Application Fees$50
Graduate Application Fees$85
Admission Informationwww.purchase.edu/admissions/
Online Applicationhttps://www.purchase.edu/admissions/apply-to-purchase/
Acceptance Rate52%
Average Test Scores1,160 SAT / 27 ACT
Credits AcceptedDual Credits, Advanced placement (AP) Credits, Credit for Military Training

Acceptance Rate, Yield, and Headcounts

For the academic year 2019-2020, the acceptance rate is 51.51% where a total of 6,486 students (2,342 men and 4,144 women) have applied to Purchase College and 3,341 (1,135 men and 2,206 women) students have been admitted to the school. Among them, 298 male and 500 female students have enrolled into Purchase College and its yield, also known as enrollment rate is 23.89%. The following table shows the admission statistics including admission stats, acceptance rate, and yield.
Admission Statistics at Purchase College
TotalMenWomen
Applicants6,4862,3424,144
Admitted3,3411,1352,206
Enrolled798298500
Acceptance Rate 51.51% 48.46% 53.23%
Yield (Enrollment Rate) 23.89% 26.26% 22.67%
[Chart] Acceptance Rate and Yield

Average SAT and ACT Scores

At Purchase College, 313 applicants (39% of enrolled) have submitted their SAT scores and 73 applicants (9%) have submitted their ACT scores for seeking degrees. The average SAT score of those who submitted scores is 1,160 and the average ACT score is 27 at Purchase College. SAT 75th percentile score is 1,260 and 25th percentile score is 1,060. For ACT scores, the 75th percentile score is 92 and the 25th percentile score is 68. The following table shows the detailed SAT and ACT scores distribution of enrolled students at Purchase College.
Average SAT and ACT Scores at Purchase College
25th Percentile75th Percentile
SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing540640
SAT Math520620
ACT Composite2330
ACT Math2128
ACT English2434
[Chart] SAT Scores by Subject
[Chart] ACT Scores by Subject

Admission Requirements

SUNY at Purchase College requires 4 item(s) (High School GPA, High School Record (or Transcript), Formal Demonstration of Competencies, TOEFL) and recommends 1 articles (High School Rank) to submit to their applicants. In addition, 2 item(s) (Recommendations, Admission Test Scores) are considered but not required to submit. The following table summarizes the application requirements at SUNY at Purchase College
Application Requirements for Purchase College
High School GPA
High School Rank
High School Record (or Transcript)
Completion of College Preparatory Program
Recommendations
Formal Demonstration of Competencies
Admission Test Scores
TOEFL
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
Required △ Considered (not Required) ✓ Recommended ✗ Neither Required nor Recommended

Calendar System and Accepted Credits

The calendar system at SUNY at Purchase College is Semester. SUNY at Purchase College accepts Dual Credits, Advanced placement (AP) Credits, Credit for Military Training. Next table describes credits that SUNY at Purchase College accepts.
Calendar SystemSemester
Dual Credits
Credits for Life Experiences
Advanced placement (AP) Credits
Credit for military training