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Community Relations Initiatives

The Office of Community Relations works with community leaders in greater Lafayette to strengthen the connections between the University and the community. These partnerships include representing Purdue on a variety of community boards and leadership groups, facilitating community service programs and administering the Exemplary Community Partner Award program.

What Our Partnerships Accomplish:

  • Enhanced relationships between Purdue and the greater Lafayette community.
  • Greater opportunities for Purdue faculty, staff and students to volunteer in the community.
  • Greater access to Purdue’s expert faculty and resources for businesses and organizations.
  • A richer, more vibrant community for citizens of Lafayette-West Lafayette.