Congratulations on your achievements

We know you've worked hard during your time here at Purdue. Now that graduation is approaching, we want to make the commencement experience as easy as possible. That's why we've put together information and resources you’ll need for commencement. If you still have questions — contact us and we'll be happy to help you.

Purdue Alumni Association Commencement Events

2016 Senior Week

May 9 -- Pizza with the President

May 10 -- Senior Social and Boilermaker Special Rides

May 11 -- Senior Picture Day

May 12 -- Chicago Day Trip

For more details and to register for events, visit

Commencement Brunch

The Purdue Alumni Association and the Purdue Memorial Union are honoring the May 2016 graduates with a gourmet brunch. Graduates can celebrate with their families at this brunch, which will take place on Saturday, May 14 in the East and West Faculty Lounges and on Sunday, May 15 in the North and South Ballrooms in the Purdue Memorial Union. Ticket prices are as follows:

Adult Tickets -- $20

Graduate Tickets -- $10

Child Tickets (Ages 4-12) -- $10

Child Tickets (Ages 3 and Under) -- Free

For more details and to register, visit May 2016 Commencement Brunch.

Dauch Alumni Center

The Dauch Alumni Center will be open on Commencement weekend. Visitors can take their pictures with the full-size Boilermaker Special replica and enjoy a light snack.

Visiting hours will be from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. ET on Saturday, May 14 and from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. ET on Sunday, May 15.

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