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Guide to Purdue University - Home of the Boilermakers!

Did you know Purdue University students drink enough milk and juice each year to fill 15 swimming pools? How familiar are you with these Purdue traditions: Purdue Pete, Big Bass Drum, or Fountain Runs?

Purdue Drum

You’ll find the answers to these and other frequently asked questions about this Indiana College in this essential guide. We’ll tell you about admissions, academics, and athletics. Need reviews, maps, financial aid, or course catalogs? You’ll find everything you need to know about college life at Purdue in our resource library.

Browse through topics like:

  • Intercollegiate sports
  • Bookstore, library, housing, or financial aid
  • Degree programs, continuing education, distance learning, and summer school
  • Admission and graduation requirements
  • How to schedule a campus tour, where to park, and travel directions

Whether you are a returning student, a prospective student, or casual observer, this guide is designed to be your go-to source for all things related to Purdue and the Boilermakers.

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Sources: Purdue University, Dining Services, "Fun Facts," accessed 07/28/2010

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