PURDUE UNIVERSITY, WEST LAFAYETTE

West Lafayette, IndianaLOCATION
UniversitySCHOOL TYPE
  37670Enrollment

Purdue University is a public research university, set up in 1929, is located in West Lafayette, Indiana. It offers more than 200 Majors, 2000 researches and have awarded around 90,000 degrees to its students. Purdue University is also a part of Big Ten Academic Alliance. Some of the popular majors at Purdue are:

  • Engineering
  • Education
  • Business
  • Computer Science

Why Choose Purdue University?

  • The largest university-affiliated incubation park in the U.S.
  • Alumni include 23 NASA astronauts, 4 Nobel Prize Laureates, 2 World Food Prize Laureates, and 3 National Medal of Technology and Innovation Laureates.
  • Has generated 131 licensing deals, 178 U.S. and global patents, and 25 start- ups. The Big 10 average number of start-ups is 6.

Purdue University Schools and Colleges

The 13 colleges and schools that come under Purdue University are:

  • College of Engineering
  • College of Education
  • College of Agriculture
  • Exploratory Studies
  • College of Liberal Arts
  • College of Health and Human Sciences
  • College of Pharmacy
  • College of Science
  • Honors College
  • Krannert School of Management
  • Purdue Polytechnic Institute
  • College of Veterinary Medicine
  • The Graduate School

Campus and Housing Facilities at Purdue University

It has a campus of 2602 acres comprising 2 malls, with East and West Campuses and a Stadium Avenue. Having 17 residential halls, 5 Windsor Halls and 12 Cooperative Houses to accommodate 40% of the total population.

Purdue University Admission Process

Pre-Requisites for Admission into Purdue University

  • Official Transcripts.
  • Test scores- SAT/ACT (for UG Program); GRE/GMAT (for Graduate Program)
  • English language proficiency test- TOEFL, IELTS.
  • Letter of Recommendation.

Admission Process

  • Apply on the official website, on a payment of $60 for Common Application form (for UG).
  • A three step application process for Graduate students. Application will be evaluated by the academic department, and forward the application to the Graduate School.

Purdue University Cost of Attendance

Estimated annual average cost of attendance at Purdue University is tabulated below –

ExpensesCost
Tuition/FeesUSD 31,084
Room/BoardUSD 10,030
Books/SuppliesUSD 1,160
TransportationUSD 2,210
MiscellaneousUSD 1,630
SUBTOTALUSD 5,000
ESTIMATED TOTALUSD 46,11

Scholarships and Financial Aid Offered by Purdue University

41% UG students have received some need based financial aid. An average need-based scholarship or grant awarded at Purdue University is USD 12,782.

Purdue University Alumni

Alumni of Purdue University provide membership (Purdue Alumni Student Experience) PASE. Alumni who have this membership receive offers like:

  • Access to travel programs.
  • Invites to Social events.
  • Annual membership card to get discounts in local stores and restaurants, etc.
  • Discounts on Purdue Merchandise.

Some of the notable alumni include:

  • Neil Armstrong- Astronaut
  • Drew Brees- American Football Player
  • CNR Rao- Chemist
  • Edward Mills Purcell- Physicist
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$32,244 PER
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$32,244 PER
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$28,794 PER
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$32,244 PER
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AVERAGE COST
Average Tuition Fees (Annual)
$ 32,244
Bachelors Tuition Fees$32244
Post graduate Tuition Fees$28794
Accomodation Fees (Annual)
$ 4,860
CAMPUS LIFE
Total Enrollment
36,719
International Students
2,938
Male : Female Ratio
58:42
Student : Faculty Ratio
17:1
ADMISSION DEADLINES ( SPRING SEASON )
Application Deadline
April 26, 2019
Start of Application process August 01, 2018
End of Application process April 26, 2019
Application Fee
$ 60
Application website www.commonapp.org/
Accepts common App Yes
ADMISSION STATISTICS
Acceptance Rate
56%
Min. 6.5
Total Applications
-
Min. 79
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    #113
    Score (Out of 100)
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