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Here’s the basic information about Purdue University-Main Campus at a glance. Be sure to check out the Purdue Parent and Family Guide below as well!
Name:Purdue University-Main Campus
Address:Hovde Hall of Administration
West LafayetteIN, 47907-2040
Phone Number:(765) 494-4600
Website:www.purdue.edu
Type:Academic, Continuing Education
Awards:Less than 1 year, Associates Degree, Bachelor's Degree, Post-baccalaureate Certificate, Master's Degree, Post-Master's Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional)
Campus Setting:Suburban
Campus Housing:Yes
Student Population:39752
Faculty Ratio:12 to 1

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  • The Holiday Spirit Cure: The Junk Drawer
    In a pre-holiday purge this week, I dumped out my junk drawer. It’s the little one in the kitchen by the stove where I put things that don’t belong anywhere in particular. I only open this drawer to put things in it for later. For what is this mighty later? From the story the contents […]
  • Senior Year is a Time for Celebrating Firsts
    Last May, while my oldest daughter Cameron was still a junior in high school, was the first time I felt viscerally, the reality of her imminent graduation and subsequent moving out for college. Up until then, this event had been something remote, distant, and “years” away. But in May, I had a front row seat to […]
  • I Admit it, I Was Ready for My Son to Return to College!
    I looked forward to Thanksgiving since the day we dropped my son Jorden off. As we drove away the only consolation I could offer myself was that Thanksgiving wasn’t so far away and I would see him very soon. Every lonely night I rehearsed over and over the schedule of things we would do while […]
  • My Daughter Died From an Overdose: 4 Things I Want Parents to Know
    “She’s so bright. Once she gets to college, she’ll make new friends and have a change in environment and will focus on her academics. The experimentation she did in high school will fall behind her.” If only… Ten years ago, my husband and I were wondering whether we should be looking for colleges or rehabs […]

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  • University News – December 11
    A professor at Purdue Polytechnic Columbus and Purdue University recently presented at a conference in New Zealand. Jon Padfield, an assistant professor of organizational leadership, presented at the eighth annual Asia Pacific Innovation Conference that was held Nov. 30 through Dec. 2 at the ...
  • Scout plans blood drive: Recent disasters inspire local boy to help out
    Bartells said he plans to pursue a degree in business with the idea of attending Indiana Unversity-Purdue University at Indianapolis or Ivy Tech Community College. “I want to get into real estate marketing,” he said. There are presently Boy Scout troops in Jackson County although there have been more ...
  • Emanuele Daniel Rossittis
    Emanuele Daniel Rossittis, 77, of Columbus, died at 3:25 a.m. Saturday, December 9, 2017, at Our Hospice Inpatient Facility. He was born in Nijmegen, Holland July 7, 1940, the son of Giuseppe and Maria Deqiusti Rossittis. Emanuele graduated from Purdue University in 1969 with a degree in ...

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2017-18 resource guide for Purdue University parents and families

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