SUNY at Purchase College: Admission & Tests

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SUNY at Purchase College LogoHere is a brief overview of SUNY at Purchase College general admissions procedures, aplication policies and fees, as well as desirable SAT and ACT college test scores that you might need to have in order to enroll at this school.

Admission Information

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
SUNY at Purchase College admission requirements are rather strong - in 2013/14 the school accepted only 33 percent of those who apply.

This college requires you to submit reference letters with your application but does not require admission test scores.

SUNY at Purchase College normally will accept your:
  • dual credits
    (from the courses giving both high school and college credits)
  • advanced placement credits
    (from the college-level courses taught in high school)
and will decline your:
  • credits for life experience

Application Fee

Application
Fee
$50
SUNY at Purchase College requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at SUNY at Purchase College is $50.00. The graduate application fee is $60.00.

SAT Test Scores

Scholastic Assessment Test is a necessary component of the application process. 92 percent of applicants at SUNY at Purchase College submitted results of their SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 480 to 630 on Critical Reading, from 460 to 590 on Math, and from 460 to 620 on Writing. Judging from these numbers, if you have above 590 in SAT Critical Reading, 560 in SAT Math, and 580 in SAT Writing, that is enough to be accepted at this institution.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
450
560
590

SAT Math
430
530
560

SAT Writing
430
540
580

ACT Test Scores

Submitting the results of American College Test is not a requied bit of the application at SUNY at Purchase College. Only 24 percent of applicants took the ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 20 to 28 on Composite, from 20 to 29 on English, and from 19 to 27 on Math. Therefore, if you have above 26 in ACT Composite, 27 in ACT English, and 25 in ACT Math, this should make you safe for being accepted at this college.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
18
24
26

ACT English
18
25
27

ACT Math
18
23
25

Contact Admissions

Phone Number
(914)
251-6000
To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to SUNY at Purchase College, please contact this school directly.

You can call the school's general information office at (914) 251-6000 or check SUNY at Purchase College Website

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