Become a Boilermaker
Take your next giant leap with Purdue University
What do you value when it comes to choosing a college? Do you consider a wide range of majors, affordability or job placement rates after graduation? At Purdue University, we value all this and more. With 1,000 student organizations, over 200 majors and nearly 2,000 undergraduate research opportunities, anyone can find their home here at Purdue.
Learn more about taking your next giant leap at purdue.edu.
Spotlighting the student perspective with Boiler Ambassadors
Uplifting communities, informing students and providing authentic perspectives — the Boiler Ambassador Program finds innovative ways to enhance life across campus.
Getting involved and staying true to yourself
Joshua Gregory chose to come to Purdue after falling in love with the campus and people during a summer engineering program.
Campuswide connection through STEM majors
Isabella Sirit says campus resources and support from faculty and staff made all the difference in her success and growth.
Purdue Traditions: Purdue Grand Prix
Purdue University is rooted in over 150 years of traditions. These traditions unite all Boilermakers.
Purdue Society of Women Engineers takes on Grand Prix
Grand Prix teams require patience and innovation, as demonstrated by the Purdue Society of Women Engineers.
Small Steps Spotlight
Whether it’s in a lab, greenhouse or meeting room, Boilermakers are persistently discovering, researching and developing the next giant leap.
Togetherness Matters: Ellie McClellan’s Story
Purdue fosters an environment of togetherness, which allows students like Ellie McClellan to take small steps leading to giant leaps.
Finding endless opportunities through Purdue Promise
Student experiences academic and financial support through scholarship programs Purdue University persistently provides opportunities for students to feel supported both academically and financially. Boilermakers benefit from programs like Purdue Promise, which helps qualified students graduate in four years with little …