For important COVID-19 information and changes, please visit our Admissions COVID-19 FAQ page and the Protect Purdue page.


March 28, 2020.

ALERT: To ensure the health and safety of visitors, faculty, staff, and students, all on-campus Admissions events have been cancelled through July 31, 2020 (you can find more information on the Protect Purdue page).
New Virtual Experiences for Prospective Students and Admitted Students are now available. These pages provide students and families with a variety of opportunities to engage with Purdue from the comfort of their own homes.
The Office of Admissions is prepared to answer any questions you might have by email,, or by phone, 765-494-1776.
Last updated June 23, 2020

Come to Explore Purdue and let us show you what it means to be a Boilermaker. Check out this video for a taste of what your day will be like. 

Explore Purdue is a full-day campus visit program designed for minority students. It's open to all students in grades 7-11 who want to find out first hand what campus life is all about. Tour campus. Talk with students. Eat in a student dining court. Learn more about academic programs. You can do it all!

Recommended Attire

Wear comfortable walking shoes and dress appropriately for Indiana's seasonal weather. You will be outdoors for campus tours and many transitions between activities; be aware of the weather forecast.

Contact Information

Phone: 765-494-1776. Hearing Impaired: 800-743-3333. Email:

Bus Drop-Off and Parking

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