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The State University of New York Purchase College

Your Combined ACT:
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SAT Math + Verbal:
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Your Chances at SUNYP
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Your Chances at SUNYP
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# Applicants
# Admitted
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Students who got into SUNYP:

Tips mention: Interview (5), ACT/SAT (7), Grades (9), Sports/Extracurriculars (5), College Essay (5)
I got good grades in high school and hadFeb 01 2016Music - Performance
I got good grades in high school and had an excellent audition.
I applied in like july and still got inOct 21 2015Economics
I applied in like july and still got in. I had a 2.8 gpa. I also had a 1750 sat score. 640 on math, 560 on writing, and like 5-something on critical reading. I sent that stuff in and was accepted later on. my twin brother didn't get accepted but he had a much lower SAT score than me.
SAT: 1750 Male
Be confident in your portfolio! own your unique skills!Jun 17 2014Fine Arts - Painting/Sculpture/Photography/etc
be confident in your portfolio! own your unique skills! dominate.
ACT: 19 SAT: 1510 Female
I had to pass a portfolio interviewOct 20 2013Art & Design Department
I had to pass a portfolio interview. Develop your portfolio as much as possible, For each piece have a clear concept and the the aesthetics to match. Be able to talk about your work as concisely as possible.
SAT: 1640 Female
If you are attempting to get into the DTOct 07 2013Art & Design Department
If you are attempting to get into the DT Program at Purchase, I want to stress that you should fill up your portfolio and take pictures of everything you do. You will be required to conduct an interview displaying all of your work, bring the best of the best. During this interview you will talk to the department heads and they will ask you to present and than will discuss the required reading which is always Tennessee Williams "Night of the Iguana", for the play come with ideas and topics you wish to discuss to keep the conversation going. :)

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