An Overview of Your Day
All times are Eastern Time
Catch the Bus
Don't be late. The last shuttle will leave the parking lot at 9:30 a.m.
Sign in at the Purdue Memorial Union and pick up the day’s schedule.
Speak with representatives from Purdue's academic colleges/schools. Learn about any of Purdue's nearly 200 majors and explore opportunities for students within these academic programs.
Learn about admission to Purdue and get details about the day's agenda.
Academic Interest Sessions
10:30-11:20 a.m. and
11:30 a.m.-12:20 p.m.
Not sure what you want to study in college? Take advantage of these two time slots to attend two different academic sessions. Advisors and students will share information about majors, internships, study abroad programs, career preparation, and more. Presentations about Aviation Technology, Entrepreneurship, Exploratory Studies, Financial Aid, Pre-professional Careers and University Residences are offered at 11:30 a.m. only.
After the second academic information session, students and families are able to explore campus based on individual interests. Campus facilities and departments will open their doors for students to discover the resources and programs that will be available to them as Purdue Boilermakers. Use the information below to begin planning your day.
Lunch in the Union Food Court
Enjoy lunch in the Union Commons – a popular student hangout and award-winning facility that offers many dining options. Check out the flyer in your packet for a list of restaurants and a coupon.
University Residence open house tours
11:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Visit and tour student housing at the University Residences Guest Center.
Campus Walking Tours
1:30 & 2:30 p.m.
Forty-five minute walking tours led by Purdue students.
Tours and Information Sessions
The following are available throughout the afternoon.
Art & Design session & tour
Black Cultural Center tour
Communications majors session
Computer Science session & tour
Earth, Atmospheric & Planetary Sciences session & tour
Health and Kinesiology session
Honors College session
Mathematics, Statistics, Actuarial Science and General Science session
Pre-veterinary/Veterinary Medicine/Veterinary Technology session
Teacher Education session
Theatre Session & Tour
Open to Visitors
The following facilities and departments are open to visitors throughout the day:
Office of Admissions, Athletic Facilities, Purdue Bands and Orchestra, Black Cultural Center, Center for Career Opportunities, Office of the Dean of Students, Division of Financial Aid, Engineering offices, Hicks Undergraduate Library, Latino Cultural Center, Native American Educational and Cultural Center, Purdue Musical Organizations, Recreational Sports Center, ROTC, Study Abroad and University Residences.
Special Needs or Questions
If you require special accommodations, contact the Office of Admissions. Please allow us two weeks to make the appropriate arrangements
Hearing impaired: 800-743-3333