Purchase College, State University of New York
Purchase College, State University of New York uniquely combines on one campus professional and conservatory programs in the visual and performing arts and a distinguished liberal arts curriculum. It is motivated by the conviction that artists and scholars are indispensable both to each other and to an enlightened society.
Whether they pursue the professional training of the conservatory, or studies in the liberal arts and sciences, Purchase students are encouraged to acquire the knowledge and skills that build the foundation for a productive career and a meaningful life. As a public institution, Purchase College also fulfills its responsibility to promote lifelong learning for students of all ages, backgrounds, and incomes, and to serve the State of New York and the larger community through academic programs, public exhibitions, performances and research.