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Board of Trustees
J. Timothy McGinley, Chairman

University President
Martin C. Jischke

Location and Homepage Address
West Lafayette, Indiana 47907
www.purdue.edu

Accreditation
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools

Office of Admissions
(765) 494-1776 (Undergraduate)
admissions@purdue.edu

The Graduate School
gradinfo@purdue.edu

Academic Colleges/Schools
Agriculture
Consumer and Family Sciences
Education
Engineering
Liberal Arts
Management
Pharmacy, Nursing, and Health Sciences
Science
Technology
Veterinary Medicine

Headcount Enrollment Fall 2006  
Undergraduate
31,290
Graduate
7,023
Professional
915

Total
39,228


Students in Teacher Education  
Programs Fall 2006
2,291


Student Credit Hours and Number of Courses for 2005-06 (summer, fall, and spring data)
Student Credit Hours
1,115,833
Number of Courses Offered
More than 5,600


Degrees Awarded in Academic Year 2005-06
Associate
529
Baccalaureate
5,948
Educational Specialist 2
Master's
1,420
Doctorate
566
Professional
219

Total
8,684
   


Cumulative Degrees Awarded
(1874-75 to 2005-06)
Over 379,900


2005 Baccalaureate Graduates Remaining in Indiana One Year After Graduation
All Graduates
56.5%
Indiana Residents
79.5%


Total Living Alumni
Over 392,100


Student Organizations
Almost 770

Seventeen percent of the undergraduate students are members of the 46 fraternities and 29 sororities on campus.

Tuition and Fees for Academic Year 2006-07
Undergraduate Resident
$ 7,096
Undergraduate Nonresident
21,266
Graduate Resident
7,096
Graduate Nonresident
21,266


Average Total Cost of Attendance for Undergraduate Students in 2006-07
Residents
$17,146
Nonresidents
31,466



 
Predominant Rate for Room and Board in Student Housing (15 Meal Plan)
$7,002

Thirty percent of the total student body live in the 15 on-campus housing units.

Percent of Freshmen living on campus
82%

2006-07 Students to Faculty Ratio
14.2 to 1


Faculty and Staff Headcount - Fall 2006
Faculty and Lecturers
2,695
Adjunct Faculty
262
Administrative and Professional Staff
3,657
Clerical and Service Staff
3,870
Extension Educators
267
Graduate Student Staff
4,466

Total
15,217

Distinguished & Named Faculty
129


Budgeted Revenues for 2006-07 (in Millions)
State Appropriations
$ 286.9
Student Fees
425.0
Federal Appropriations
14.6
Gifts*, Grants, and Contracts
254.3
Facilities and Administrative Recovery
39.9
Interest and Other Revenue
28.3
Other Restricted Income
106.6
Auxiliary Enterprises
216.6
Student Aid
105.9

Total
$ 1,478.1


Sponsored Funding Awarded in 2005-06
(in millions)
$ 251.6


University Lands (in acres)
Main Campus
2,474
Purdue Research Park in W. Lafayette
591
Agricultural Land
14,517
Regional Campuses
1,105

Total
18,687

* The total amount of gifts received by Purdue University and its affiliated entities may be reviewed in Gift Giving by Category.


Source: Office of Institutional Research


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